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Resources

Resources for health and self-awareness

  • The Kiersey Temperament Sorter is a useful self-exploration tool related to the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator. Take the test online.
  • Concerned about depression?  Here’s a brief online screening for depression, as well as basic information about depression.
  • If anxiety is a concern, visit calmclinic.com for help in understanding and controling anxiety and panic-related problems.
  • Health risk assessment tests can help establish your level of overall well-being.  Check out how to  establish your “Health Quotient” via RealAge.
  • Interested in information about club drugs like ecstasy, crystal, etc.? Visit the National Institute for Drug Abuse.
  • Worried about drinking?  Here’s a self-assessment for alcohol problems from the National Council on Alcoholism.
  • Thinking about quitting smoking?  Two great resources are Quit Smoking Community and Tobacco Free Life.  Here’s what the EPA has to say about second-hand smoke.

Job and career resources

  • Quintcareers.com is a comprehensive resource for job changers looking to develop a sophisticated approach to the search.
  • It can be a challenge to find the best job search resources out there; About.com has a comprehensive list that’s worth a look.
  • The Georgia Department of Labor offers a variety of resources to unemployed men and women in the Peach State.

Sexual and reproductive health resources

HIV prevention and health

Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender resources

 Atlanta-area LGBT resources

  • Gay Spirit Visions. An organization promoting Gay men’s spirituality, particularly in the Southeastern United States.
  • The Galano Club is a twelve-step resource for GLBTQ people and others in Atlanta.  It hosts Alcholics Anonymous, Al-Anon,Narcotics Anonymous and other support groups.
  • Atlanta Crystal Meth Anonymous
  • Lost-n-Found Youth is an Atlanta organization providing crisis support to homeless and at-risk LGBT youth.

Erotic healing resources

  • The Body Electric School  Phone: (510) 653-1594. The primary resource for men’s programs devoted to sacred sexuality. Programs for women are also offered.
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