The WebTribes family of online mental health support communities offers members a convenient and safe place to connect with a common community of individuals in need.
Online PR News – 19-November-2010 – – WebTribes Inc. – Carlsbad, CA – October 18, 2010. In light of mental health awareness week, WebTribes invites you to join your tribe and help fight the stigma of mental illness nationwide.
The WebTribes’ motto of communicating, sharing, and connecting echoes the anti-stigma sentiments of Mental Health Awareness Week. “At WebTribes we believe this connection to individuals with a common need can have a positive affect on healing and how a person deals with the stigma of mental illness,” states co-founder Kristin FitzGerald.
For many, the stigma associated with the mental illness prevents them from seeking support and professional help. However, WebTribes support community members have found solace in a place where people suffering with similar challenges can connect internationally, in a non-threatening way. WebTribes support communities foster an air of acceptance not found on other social networking sites.
WebTribes consists of the following online social networking support communities—DepressionTribe.com, AnxietyTribe.com, OCDTribe.com, AddictionTribe.com, HIVAidsTribe.com. In addition, WebTribes now offers a convenient way to find a therapist at TherapyTribe.com.
About WebTribes Inc.
Founded in 2006, WebTribes has quickly become the top support destination for those isolated by their illness. Each online support community offers members a convenient and safe place to connect. Now integrated with TherapyTribe therapist directory, members are able to connect with professional counseling services in their area as needed.