PADs Informational Links


PADs Videos on Youtube
NAMI North Carolina has created a set of videos on Psychiatric Advance Directives. Two of these videos, “An Introduction to Psychiatric Advance Directives” and “Psychiatric Advance Directives and Guardianship” can be accompanied by note sheets, which can be found below:

An Introduction to Psychiatric Advance Directives PDF note sheet

Psychiatric Advance Directives and Guardianship PDF note sheet

Other Resources

Crisis Navigation Project
This site gives information on resources and educational information about PADs; the forms are available here too.
This is a collaborative project to promote the use of psychiatric advance directives, based at the NC Evidence Based Practices Center at Southern Regional AHEC, in affiliation with Duke University Medical Center, and in partnership with NAMI NC, with funding from the Duke Endowment.

National Resource Center for Psychiatric Advance Directives

Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law