Resources

National and State Professional Organizations

Louisiana State Board of Examiners of Psychologists (LSBEP)
http://www.lsbep.org 

Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners (LSBME)
http://www.lsbme.org

Louisiana Psychological Association
http://www.louisianapsychologist.org

Louisiana Academy of Medical Psychologists (LAMP)
http://www.louisianapsychologist.org/displaycommon.cfm?an=1&subarticlenbr=6

Louisiana Department of Social Services (DCFS) to report suspected child abuse/neglect
http://www.dss.state.la.us/assets/docs/searchable/OCS/CPI-2.pdf

Louisiana Elderly Protective Services (EPS) to report suspected elder abuse/exploitation
http://goea.louisiana.gov/index.cfm?md=pagebuilder&tmp=home&pid=5&pnid=2&nid=16


American Psychiatric Association 
http://www.psych.org

American Psychological Association
http://www.apa.org

Children and Adults with ADHD http://www.chadd.org/

New Orleans-Birmingham Psychoanalytic Center
http://www.nobpc.org

National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI) List of Commonly Prescribed Psychiatric Medications
http://www.nami.org/Template.cfm?Section=Policymakers_Toolkit&Template=/ContentManagement/HTMLDisplay.cfm&ContentID=18971

National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN)
http://www.nctsn.org

Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
http://www.samhsa.gov


Richard N. Costa, PsyD, MP
 (Louisiana Licensed Psychologist #946) 
Phone: 504.491.0489 * Fax: 888.568.9274 * Email: drrickcosta@gmail.com
Center for Emotional Health & Wellness, LLC  6221 So. Claiborne Ave., Ste. 201 New Orleans, LA 70125