Psych Atlanta’s Marietta, Georgia office, is a leading outpatient psychiatric practice serving the communities north of Atlanta. Michael Banov, MD, leads the team of board-certified psychiatrists and fellowship-trained advanced practice registered nurses (APRN) who provide comprehensive adult psychiatric services for conditions including anxiety, depression, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), schizophrenia, and bipolar disorder, as well as addiction.

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Below, you will find several advocacy organizations in your area where you and your loved ones can find support and information on your condition.

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Psych Atlanta Advocacy Organizations:

NAMI is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. Your local NAMI Affiliates and volunteer leaders work in communities across the country to raise awareness and provide essential and free education, advocacy, and support group programs.

NAMI Cobb provides education programs, support and advocacy for individuals living with a mental health condition, their families, caregivers and friends and acts as a voice in our community for access to affordable housing, affordable health care, quality treatment and support services for individuals living with mental health conditions; such basic services are essential for recovery, improving wellness and quality of life for everyone. NAMI Cobb supports and aids mental health research; NAMI Cobb is a steadfast and an active voice in its commitment to raising public and legislative awareness of mental health challenges; NAMI Cobb will champion a community of hope and support for all individuals adversely impacted by mental illness.

P.O. Box 999
Kennesaw, GA 30156
Phone: (404) 695-5333

MHA is a powerful voice for healthy communities throughout the nation and offers information, referrals, and resources for individuals living with any type of mental illness. One of MHA’s services includes online screening, which is one of the quickest and easiest ways to determine whether you are experiencing symptoms of a mental health condition. Mental health conditions, such as depression or anxiety, are real, common and treatable. And recovery is possible.

Mental Health America of Georgia is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of individuals with mental health challenges as well as promoting mental wellness throughout Georgia. We represent a growing movement of Americans who promote mental wellness for the health and well-being of everyone in our state, emphasizing mental health as a critical component of a healthy lifestyle. We work to increase the quality of life and advocate for independence for individuals with a severe and persistent mental illness through our training programs and supports. We advocate with community partners to eliminate health disparities and reduce stigma and discrimination.

MHA of Georgia is the state’s affiliate of National Mental Health America, our country’s oldest and largest nonprofit organization addressing all aspects of mental health and illness.

MHA of Georgia
2250 N Druid Hills Rd NE Ste 275
Atlanta, GA 30329-3141
Phone (770) 741-1481

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA) changes lives, saves lives and impacts lives, through education, peer support groups and advocacy for those diagnosed with a mental health illnesses and empowers their family and friends to embrace their independence, advocate for improved services, and to love them for who they are.

DBSA Metro Atlanta offers hope and help for successfully managing mood disorders, like depression or bipolar disorder.  Visit our website to find wellness tools, helpful resources, details on support groups,  information on our newsletter, upcoming events and much more. So, let’s get going…

DBSA Metropolitan Atlanta
Smyrna, GA
Tel: (404) 355-8815

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This list only includes those advocacy organizations that The STARR Coalition is affiliated with. If you know of other advocacy organizations that could be included in this list, please contact us at Thank you!