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The Washington Information Directory (WID) is a topically organized reference resource that lists contact information for federal agencies and nongovernmental organizations in the Washington metro area along with a brief paragraph describing what each organization does related to that topic. In addition, WID pulls together 55 organization charts for federal agencies, congressional resources related to each chapter topic, hotline and contact information for various specific areas of interest (from Food Safety Resources to internships in Washington), and an extensive list of active congressional caucuses and contact details. WID has two appendices, one with thorough information on congresspersons and committees, and the second with governors and embassies.

Mental Health
Mental health
General
▶Agencies

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) (National Institutes of Health), 6001 Executive Blvd., #6200, MS 9663, Bethesda, MD 20892-9663; (301) 443-4513. Fax, (301) 443-4279. Dr. Joshua A. Gordon, Director, (301) 443-3673. Toll-free, (866) 615-6464. Toll-free TTY, (866) 415-8051. TTY, (301) 443-8431.

General email, nimhinfo@nih.gov

Web, www.nimh.nih.gov, Twitter, @NIMHgov and Facebook, www.facebook.com/nimhgov

Conducts research on the cause, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of mental disorders; provides information on mental health problems and programs. Participates in international research.

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) (National Institutes of Health), Neuroscience and Basic Behavioral Science Division (DNBBS), 6001 Executive Blvd., #720, MS 9645, Rockville, MD 20892; (301) 443-3563. Fax, (301) 443-1731. Linda S. Brady, Director.

Web, www.nimh.nih.gov/about/organization/dnbbs

Supports research programs in the areas of basic neuroscience, genetics, basic behavioral science, research training, resource development, ...

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