Links To Other Help

It is often the case that getting help with a mental health professional such as Dr. Bonn may need to be supplemented by other resources for additional support and for healthier living. Please explore the sub links below.

Support Groups

Recovery International
Non-profit 60 year old national organization with local chapters run by trained lay leaders. Gentle, supportive. Based on the commonsense writings or the late Abraham Low M.D. about daily coping with stresses.

Marriage Encounter
Weekend retreats for training in relational communication skills. For marriages that need improvement but which are not in crisis. Movement started in 1952 by a priest & now several different denominations have groups.

Depression and Bi-Polar Support Alliance
Local support groups. National organization with rich informational resources.

CORA Services
Since 1971 provider of excellent counseling services to children, youth and families.

Alcoholic Anonymous 
Huge number of locations of local meetings around the clock. No two groups exactly alike. For many people, attending 30 meetings over the first 30 days may provide the means to turn to others instead of alcohol.

Narcotics Anonymous
For alcohol and other substance abuse problems.

National Alliance on Mental Illness 

National Institute on Drug Abuse

Children and Adults with Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder

National Center on Sleep Disorders 

Philadelphia Corporation for Aging 

Batona Hiking Club

Long established local organization. Wealth of weekly hike offerings.
Walk & talk without social pressure.

Sierra Club Southeastern Pennsylvania
Hiking options. Environment support functions.

American Volkssport Association

International group for self-paced outdoor walking and friends.

Free Library of Philadelphia

Montgomery County Library and Information Network Consortium 


Hagglers’ Handbook
By Leonard Koren. People are often negotiating with you even you are unaware.

How to Win Friends and Influence People
By Dale Carnegie. Time tested, not a cliche’.

The Dance of Anger

The Unwritten Rules of Social Relationships

Don’t Panic

ANY Book by Claire Weekes M.D

An Unquiet Mind

Motherless Daughters

Neurosis and Human Growth
By Karen Horney, M.D. A classic for understanding emotional suffering and how people adapt. This book can offer a powerful boost when medication alone seems to be inadequate.