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"This site will attempt to inform you about our organization, provide helpful links to other sites we think will be of interest and allow you to interact with the Board's leadership via e-mail. You are encouraged to return here frequently to view announcements or news of our profession. "

The Stanton Peele Addiction Web Site represents the extensive writings of Stanton Peele, a pioneering and radical researcher and writer in the addictions. This site includes both popular and professional articles, a question page, controversies in which Dr. Peele is very actively involved, chapters from both Stanton's popular and academic books (like "Love and Addiction" and "The Meaning of Addiction"), and accolades and "brickbats" from pro and con readers. The site is updated monthly.

"Classical Adlerian psychology is a values-based, fully-integrated, theory of personality, model of psychopathology, philosophy of living, strategy for preventative education, and technique of psychotherapy. Its mission is to encourage the development of psychologically healthy and cooperative individuals, couples, and families, in order to effectively pursue the ideals of social equality and democratic living . A vigorously optimistic and inspiring approach to psychotherapy, it balances the equally important needs for individual optimal development and social responsibility."

Online article.

The grad students at UAF in Community Psychology have initiated a new site called the Alaska community Cache for sharing information concerning rural issues in prevention and research.

San Francisco: Excellent online resource.

"We are family members of; or people with, neurobiological disorders ("NBD", formerly known as 'mental' illnesses) like schizophrenia, manic depression, major depression, obsessive compulsive disorder , borderline personality disorder, etc. We get together to help each other. The criteria as to whether or not something gets on this Web Site is how useful it is to individuals like us. To receive updates, and support our efforts to improve care, please join our movement."

"These pages have been designed to keep you informed of current AACAP events, as well as offer access to various AACAP literature."

Aims of the Academy: To provide a meeting ground for trained and experienced practicing psychotherapists of widely differing backgrounds and orientations. To facilitate cross discipline thinking, planning and research in psychotherapy. To encourage and sponsor significant research into the fundamental problems of psychotherapy, and particularly to aid cooperative research projects in the field. To encourage high standards of training, experience, and ethical practice in psychotherapy, in order to provide maximum service and protection for the public as well as maximum professional growth for the practitioner.

"The American Association of Pastoral Counselors (AAPC) represents and sets professional standards for over 3,200 Pastoral Counselors and more than 100 pastoral counseling centers in the United States. AAPC was founded in 1963 as an organization which certifies Pastoral Counselors, accredits pastoral counseling centers, and approves training programs. It is non-sectarian and respects the spiritual commitments and religious traditions of those who seek assistance without imposing counselor beliefs onto the client."

"The American Counseling Association is an educational, scientific and professional organization whose members are dedicated to the enhancement of human development throughout the life span. Association members recognize diversity in our society and embrace a cross-cultural approach in support of the worth, dignity, potential, and uniqueness of each individual."

Tables of contents and abstracts only.

The pages include a table of contents and abstracts for the last 3 years as well as announcements for conferences sponsored by the Journal.

"Visit AMA Health Insight, your link to health and medical resources; use AMA Physician Select to locate a doctor by name, specialty and location from over 650,000 physicians licensed to practice in the US. We are pleased to bring AMA Health Insight to the Web as a public service made possible by AMA members -- physicians dedicated to the health of America."

Search the public areas of this web site

Managed Care Forum web page.

A provider organization of over 2,000 practitioners.

"The American Psychiatric Association is a national medical specialty society whose 39,500 physician members specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of mental and emotional disorders and substance abuse. The APA's organizational objectives include the advancement and improvement of care for persons with mental illnesses through nationwide public information, education, and awareness programs and materials."

Best selling books in psychiatry; DSM IV software on disk and CD ROM for Windows and Mac..

The Newsletter of the American Psychoanalytic Association.

"The American Psychoanalytic Association is a professional organization of psychoanalysts throughout the United States. The Association is comprised of Affiliate Societies and Training Institutes in many cities and has about 3,000 individual members. We are a Regional Association of the International Psychoanalytical Association."

"The APsaA's Jourlit and Bookrev databases, originated by Drs. Stanley Goodman and Vann Spruiell, together constitute a huge BIBLIOGRAPHY of psychoanalytic journal articles, books, and book reviews. Including files supplied by others, the complete set of references consists almost 30,000 entries.There is no consolidated index of this vast literature. Over the past 10 years we have found it useful to access the literature by searching by computer within the bibliographic listings for key words in titles and author names."

Enter a search word or words:

"PsychNET is the Internet service of the American Psychological Association. We are continuing to regularly add a great deal of material here for the public and members. Please add us to your bookmarks and visit often."

University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana

Newspaper of the American Psychological Association - very good coverage of US Psychology.

"Order virtually any book written for mental health and applied behavioral science professionals. Reasonable prices, rapid shipping, personalized service - 50,000 book catalogue."

Leading advocacy group in the U.S. for people with mental retardation in their families.

"Archives of General Psychiatry is the psychiatry journal most frequently cited in scientific literature. Many of its peer-reviewed, original articles deal with the biological origin of mental disorders and pharmaceutical therapy. Long-term, multicenter studies and an emphasis on the diagnosis and treatment of illnesses encountered in the clinical setting are Archives hallmarks. Features such as "Perspectives" help clinicians distill complex studies, and "News and Views" present recent developments that may significantly impact psychiatric practice."

This site is about art and healing, it is different from art therapy, it is about the creative arts as healing is themselves.

"Art Therapy In Canada website is Canada's first Art Therapy resource page on the Internet. Those interested in Art Therapy will find Art Therapy workshops, conferences, and associations in Canada listed along with journals, books, international Art Therapy links and much more! These pages are updated weekly".

This site describes the history, characteristics, program features and extended bibliography of Assertive Community Treatment/Case Management systems around the world

On Group Analytic Psychotherapy - Home page of the Asociacion de Psicoterapia Analytica Grupal -A.P.A.G. Information, texts, announcements. In Spanish.

The Association for Comprehensive Neurology publishes a quarterly newsletter, Latitudes, dedicated to exploring advanced and alternative approaches to attention disorders, hyperactivity, Tourette Syndrome, autism, and learning disabilities.

The Association for the Study of Dreams is a professional society devoted to the examination of mentation during sleep.

At Health provides behavioral health care information, resources, a directory of licensed mental health professionals, and continuing education information.

Infant psychiatry.

The Australian Transcultural Mental Health Network seeks to improve the quality and accessibility of mental health services available to Australia's immigrant communities through the establishment of a national agenda in transcultural mental health research; professional and community education and service development; the provision of a national information and clearinghouse service. Information provided on research, professional development, community education and network members. State and national policy documents in full text. Links to medicine, psychiatry, migration, refugees, cross-cultural studies, ethnic health, and Australian institutions.

Der Berufsverband Österreichischer Psychologinnen und Psychologen wurde 1953 als gesamtösterreichische Vereinigung mit Sitz in Wien gegründet.Er vertritt die Belange des Psychologenberufs und wahrt die Berufsinteressen seiner Mitglieder. Er informiert die Öffentlichkeit über die Bedeutung der Psychologie sowie der Arbeit von Psychologinnen und Psychologen für die Gesellschaft und fördert die Umsetzung psychologischer Erfahrungen und Erkenntnisse. Der BÖP vertritt derzeit etwa 1400 akademisch ausgebildete Psychologinnen und Psychologen, die entweder freiberuflich oder in unterschiedlichsten Institutionen und Organisationen tätig sind. Er unterhält Kontakte zu allen Organisationen, die für Psychologen politisch und gesellschaftlich wichtig sind. Der BÖP ist Gründungsmitglied der Europäischen FÖderation Psychologischer Berufsverbände EFPPA.

 

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"This site will attempt to inform you about our organization, provide helpful links to other sites we think will be of interest and allow you to interact with the Board's leadership via e-mail. You are encouraged to return here frequently to view announcements or news of our profession. "

The Stanton Peele Addiction Web Site represents the extensive writings of Stanton Peele, a pioneering and radical researcher and writer in the addictions. This site includes both popular and professional articles, a question page, controversies in which Dr. Peele is very actively involved, chapters from both Stanton's popular and academic books (like "Love and Addiction" and "The Meaning of Addiction"), and accolades and "brickbats" from pro and con readers. The site is updated monthly.

"Classical Adlerian psychology is a values-based, fully-integrated, theory of personality, model of psychopathology, philosophy of living, strategy for preventative education, and technique of psychotherapy. Its mission is to encourage the development of psychologically healthy and cooperative individuals, couples, and families, in order to effectively pursue the ideals of social equality and democratic living . A vigorously optimistic and inspiring approach to psychotherapy, it balances the equally important needs for individual optimal development and social responsibility."

Online article.

The grad students at UAF in Community Psychology have initiated a new site called the Alaska community Cache for sharing information concerning rural issues in prevention and research.

San Francisco: Excellent online resource.

"We are family members of; or people with, neurobiological disorders ("NBD", formerly known as 'mental' illnesses) like schizophrenia, manic depression, major depression, obsessive compulsive disorder , borderline personality disorder, etc. We get together to help each other. The criteria as to whether or not something gets on this Web Site is how useful it is to individuals like us. To receive updates, and support our efforts to improve care, please join our movement."

"These pages have been designed to keep you informed of current AACAP events, as well as offer access to various AACAP literature."

Aims of the Academy: To provide a meeting ground for trained and experienced practicing psychotherapists of widely differing backgrounds and orientations. To facilitate cross discipline thinking, planning and research in psychotherapy. To encourage and sponsor significant research into the fundamental problems of psychotherapy, and particularly to aid cooperative research projects in the field. To encourage high standards of training, experience, and ethical practice in psychotherapy, in order to provide maximum service and protection for the public as well as maximum professional growth for the practitioner.

"The American Association of Pastoral Counselors (AAPC) represents and sets professional standards for over 3,200 Pastoral Counselors and more than 100 pastoral counseling centers in the United States. AAPC was founded in 1963 as an organization which certifies Pastoral Counselors, accredits pastoral counseling centers, and approves training programs. It is non-sectarian and respects the spiritual commitments and religious traditions of those who seek assistance without imposing counselor beliefs onto the client."

"The American Counseling Association is an educational, scientific and professional organization whose members are dedicated to the enhancement of human development throughout the life span. Association members recognize diversity in our society and embrace a cross-cultural approach in support of the worth, dignity, potential, and uniqueness of each individual."

Tables of contents and abstracts only.

The pages include a table of contents and abstracts for the last 3 years as well as announcements for conferences sponsored by the Journal.

"Visit AMA Health Insight, your link to health and medical resources; use AMA Physician Select to locate a doctor by name, specialty and location from over 650,000 physicians licensed to practice in the US. We are pleased to bring AMA Health Insight to the Web as a public service made possible by AMA members -- physicians dedicated to the health of America."

Search the public areas of this web site

Managed Care Forum web page.

A provider organization of over 2,000 practitioners.

"The American Psychiatric Association is a national medical specialty society whose 39,500 physician members specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of mental and emotional disorders and substance abuse. The APA's organizational objectives include the advancement and improvement of care for persons with mental illnesses through nationwide public information, education, and awareness programs and materials."

Best selling books in psychiatry; DSM IV software on disk and CD ROM for Windows and Mac..

The Newsletter of the American Psychoanalytic Association.

"The American Psychoanalytic Association is a professional organization of psychoanalysts throughout the United States. The Association is comprised of Affiliate Societies and Training Institutes in many cities and has about 3,000 individual members. We are a Regional Association of the International Psychoanalytical Association."

"The APsaA's Jourlit and Bookrev databases, originated by Drs. Stanley Goodman and Vann Spruiell, together constitute a huge BIBLIOGRAPHY of psychoanalytic journal articles, books, and book reviews. Including files supplied by others, the complete set of references consists almost 30,000 entries.There is no consolidated index of this vast literature. Over the past 10 years we have found it useful to access the literature by searching by computer within the bibliographic listings for key words in titles and author names."

Enter a search word or words:

"PsychNET is the Internet service of the American Psychological Association. We are continuing to regularly add a great deal of material here for the public and members. Please add us to your bookmarks and visit often."

University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana

Newspaper of the American Psychological Association - very good coverage of US Psychology.

"Order virtually any book written for mental health and applied behavioral science professionals. Reasonable prices, rapid shipping, personalized service - 50,000 book catalogue."

Leading advocacy group in the U.S. for people with mental retardation in their families.

"Archives of General Psychiatry is the psychiatry journal most frequently cited in scientific literature. Many of its peer-reviewed, original articles deal with the biological origin of mental disorders and pharmaceutical therapy. Long-term, multicenter studies and an emphasis on the diagnosis and treatment of illnesses encountered in the clinical setting are Archives hallmarks. Features such as "Perspectives" help clinicians distill complex studies, and "News and Views" present recent developments that may significantly impact psychiatric practice."

This site is about art and healing, it is different from art therapy, it is about the creative arts as healing is themselves.

"Art Therapy In Canada website is Canada's first Art Therapy resource page on the Internet. Those interested in Art Therapy will find Art Therapy workshops, conferences, and associations in Canada listed along with journals, books, international Art Therapy links and much more! These pages are updated weekly".

This site describes the history, characteristics, program features and extended bibliography of Assertive Community Treatment/Case Management systems around the world

On Group Analytic Psychotherapy - Home page of the Asociacion de Psicoterapia Analytica Grupal -A.P.A.G. Information, texts, announcements. In Spanish.

The Association for Comprehensive Neurology publishes a quarterly newsletter, Latitudes, dedicated to exploring advanced and alternative approaches to attention disorders, hyperactivity, Tourette Syndrome, autism, and learning disabilities.

The Association for the Study of Dreams is a professional society devoted to the examination of mentation during sleep.

At Health provides behavioral health care information, resources, a directory of licensed mental health professionals, and continuing education information.

Infant psychiatry.

The Australian Transcultural Mental Health Network seeks to improve the quality and accessibility of mental health services available to Australia's immigrant communities through the establishment of a national agenda in transcultural mental health research; professional and community education and service development; the provision of a national information and clearinghouse service. Information provided on research, professional development, community education and network members. State and national policy documents in full text. Links to medicine, psychiatry, migration, refugees, cross-cultural studies, ethnic health, and Australian institutions.

Der Berufsverband Österreichischer Psychologinnen und Psychologen wurde 1953 als gesamtösterreichische Vereinigung mit Sitz in Wien gegründet.Er vertritt die Belange des Psychologenberufs und wahrt die Berufsinteressen seiner Mitglieder. Er informiert die Öffentlichkeit über die Bedeutung der Psychologie sowie der Arbeit von Psychologinnen und Psychologen für die Gesellschaft und fördert die Umsetzung psychologischer Erfahrungen und Erkenntnisse. Der BÖP vertritt derzeit etwa 1400 akademisch ausgebildete Psychologinnen und Psychologen, die entweder freiberuflich oder in unterschiedlichsten Institutionen und Organisationen tätig sind. Er unterhält Kontakte zu allen Organisationen, die für Psychologen politisch und gesellschaftlich wichtig sind. Der BÖP ist Gründungsmitglied der Europäischen FÖderation Psychologischer Berufsverbände EFPPA.

 

Online Dictionary of Mental Health


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© Ian Pitchford and Robert M. Young - Last updated: 28 May, 2005 02:29 PM

US -
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UK -
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