Resources for Individuals and Family Members

How can we help?

It takes courage to begin treatment for a mental health issue and we want to make the journey as stress free as possible.

Questions about a mental health topic?

Comprehensive Service Directory

As an integral part of the MaineHealth system of care, we're pleased to share our complete directory that will help you understand a variety of health care topics.

Some of the more common mental health topics include:


Autism Spectrum Disorder

Bipolar Disorder


Eating Disorders

Post-Traumatic Stress Syndrome


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Resources in The Community

Family Hope
An online resource for those who are providing support to a loved one or friend who has mental illness.
One-stop access to mental health information

Maine Chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness
Support groups, discussion groups, a Family-to-Family course, peer education, advocacy and more

National Alliance on Mental Illness
Fact sheets on a variety of mental health topics

Consumer Council System of Maine
A Voice for Consumers of Mental Health Services

Parents Med Guide

National Institute of Mental Health
Helpful Publications from NIMH

Treatment Advocacy Center
Dedicated to eliminating barriers to the effective treatment of mental illness

National Association of School Psychologists
Resources for Families on Home, School, Behavior, Anxiety, Mental Health, etc.

Bipolar Disorder Magazine

Requesting Records

Your Records at Maine Behavioral Healthcare

We respect your privacy and want to help direct you to the right contact for requesting your records from any of our locations.

Location Contacts

Resources at Spring Harbor Hospital

As a division of Maine Behavioral Healthcare, Spring Harbor Hospital offers patients a pleasant environment for psychiatric treatment. If you are unsure of what to expect, please use our resources to guide you. Please note that selecting these links will bring you to the Spring Harbor Hospital portion of our website.

Patient Resources:

  • Welcome packet
  • Packing list
  • Employment services

Patient Resources

Family Resources:

  • Family Information Packet
  • What to expect when visiting the hospital
  • Accommodations and transportation

Family Resources

Directions and Visiting Information



Client Grievance Process

If you have a grievance

While we are always striving to improve our services, please let us know if you have concerns or are not satisfied.

Below are some options you may find helpful:

  • Talk with your clinician, case manager, or their supervisor about your concern
  • If you feel uncomfortable talking with your clinician or case manager, and/or their supervisor, or are not satisfied with the outcome, please contact:
    Jonathan Crimmins
    Patient Relations Coordinator
    Maine Behavioral Healthcare
    123 Andover Road
    Westbrook, ME 04092

Help with substance use issues

Maine Behavioral Healthcare offers confidential treatment options for individuals with opioid addiction or other addiction disorders.
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