Philadelphia County Emergencies

Mental Health Delegates
(215) 685-6440

Suicide and Crisis Intervention Hotline
(215) 685-6420

Kristin Shelesky, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

Crisis Textline: text START to 741-741

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: Call 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

American Psychological Association

Dr. Brene Brown's website: information about vulnerability, courage, resilience, worthiness, and shame

Emerging Adulthood: scholarly resources and additional information

Greater Good: The Science of a Meaningful Life

Greater Good in Action: Science-based practices for a meaningful life

Mindful Awareness Research Center: mindfulness/meditation resources, including guided meditations

National Center for PTSD

National Institute of Mental Health

Positive Psychology Resources:
Positive Psychology Center
Authentic Happiness

Psychology Today

Information about Relational Cultural Theory


Southeastern Pennsylvania AA meeting finder

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Mindfulness/Meditation resources


Selected Mental Health Links:



National Resources: 


*These links are provided for your reference; however, Dr. Shelesky is not responsible for the content of the sites.