PADs Informational Links


PADs Videos on Youtube Playlist

NAMI North Carolina has created a set of videos on Psychiatric Advance Directives:

“An Introduction to Psychiatric Advance Directives”


“Psychiatric Advance Directives and Guardianship” .

Other Informative and Inspiring Videos to Help You Make a Decision about a Psychiatric Advanced Directive

Crisis in Control: The Value of a Psychiatric Advanced Directive


NRC Psychiatric Advanced Directives: An Overview


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