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Gale Encyclopedia of Psychology
Electronic version of the respected print volumes which are written by a panel of experts in Psychology. Access from home will require a username and password. See library staff.

Encyclopedia of Psychology
Search for Organizations, Theories, Publications and People.

Psychology Information Online
Information about psychological diagnosis, disorders and problems, psychotherapy and counseling, behavior therapy (stress management and relaxation skills training, assertiveness training, desensitization for phobias, parenting skills, etc.), psychological evaluations and testing, and other treatment services

PsychCrawler
An index to the web for the "best in Psychology".

Psychology History: Stanley Milgram

Personality

Keirsey Temperament Test

Emode.com

Myers-Briggs Test

Overview of Personality Disorders
From About.com -- Has links to great information on the major categories of personality disorders

Humanmetrics

True Colors

Mental Illness

Gale Encyclopedia of Psychology
Electronic version of the respected print volumes which are written by a panel of experts in Psychology. Access from home will require a username and password. See library staff.

Encyclopedia of Psychology
Search for Organizations, Theories, Publications and People.

Psychology Information Online
Information about psychological diagnosis, disorders and problems, psychotherapy and counseling, behavior therapy (stress management and relaxation skills training, assertiveness training, desensitization for phobias, parenting skills, etc.), psychological evaluations and testing, and other treatment services

Psychology Resources
From Nursegroups.com -- a series of links to journals, organizations, grants, statistics and self-help.

Anxiety DisordersSomatoform and Dissociative DisordersPersonality Disorders and Drug AddictionSchizophrenia and Mood Disorders
Phobic & Panic DisorderConversion Disorders Personality DisordersSchizophrenia
OCDHypochondriasisDrug AddictionDepession & Seasonal Mood Disorders
PTSDissociative Disorders 
Seasonal Affective Disorder  

An Introduction to Anxiety Disorders
From PsychCentral

Phobic and Panic Disorder

Medline Plus: Panic Disorder

Panic Disorder
From Langone Medical Center at NYU

Panic Disorder
From PsychCentral

Phobic Disorders
From emedicine by WebMD

Introduction to phobic disorders
Mental Health Specialist Library

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Medline: Obsessive-compulsive disorder

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
From Langone Medical Center at NYU

Introduction to obsessive-compulsive disorder
Mental Health Specialist Library

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Medline: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
From Langone Medical Center at NYU

Introduction to post-traumatic stress disorder
Mental Health Specialist Library

Seasonal Affecive Disorder

Medline Plus: Seasonal Affective Disorder

Seasonal Affective Disorder
From the Univeristy of Virginia Health System

Seasonal Affective Disorder
From Langone Medical Center at NYU

Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
From the University of Chicago

Encyclopedia of Psychology: Depression (with section on Seasonal Mood Disorder & Suicide)

Suicide and Depression

Encyclopedia of Psychology: Depression (with section on Seasonal Mood Disorder & Suicide)

Encyclopedia of Psychology: Suicide

Conversion Disorders

Conversion Disorders: Treatment & Medication
From emedicine by WebMD

Conversion reaction
From Gale Encyclopedia of Psychology

Conversion Disorder
From Langone Medical Center at NYU

Hypochondriasis

Hypochondria
From Gale Encyclopedia of Psychology

Hypochondria
From Medline Plus

Hypochondriasis
from PsychCentral

Dissociative Disorders

Dissociation/Dissociative disorders
From Encyclopedia of Psychology

Dissociative Disorders
From emedicine from WebMD

Dissociation/Dissociative disorders
From Gale Encyclopedia of Psychology

In-Depth: Understanding Dissociative Disorders
From PsychCentral.com

Personality Disorders

Antisocial personality disorder
From Gale Encyclopedia of Psychology

Antisocial Personality Disorder
From About. com

Medline Plus: Personality Disorders

Personality Disorders
From emedicine from WebMD

Overview of Personality Disorders
From About. com

Psych 130 Clinical Psychology
Podcasts you may download for free from Instructor Ann Kring at UC Berkeley

Drug Addiction

Addiction/Addictive personality
From Gale Encyclopedia of Psychology

The Surprising Truth About Addiction
From Psychology Today

Addiction: Pay Attention
From Psychology Today

Medline Plus: Drug abuse and dependence

The Essence of Drug Addiction
From the National Institute of Drug Abuse.

Narcotic Drug Withdrawal
From the University of Michigan Health System.

Drug Abuse and Addiction: Signs, Symptoms, Effects and what you can do
From HelpGuide.org

Alcoholism
From About.com

Alcohol
From Drugs and Controlled Substances: Information for Students

Schizophrenia

Encyclopedia of Psychology: Schizophrenia

Medline Plus Medical Encyclopedia: Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia: Symptoms and Types
from Web MD

Types of Schizophrenia
From PsychCentral

Depession & Seasonal Mood Disorders

Encyclopedia of Psychology: Depression (with section on Seasonal Mood Disorder & Suicide)

Encyclopedia of Psychology: Suicide

Medline Plus Medical Encyclopedia: Depression

Medline Plus Medical Encyclopedia: Bipolar Disorder

Mood Disorders: National Mental Health Information Center

 

 

 

First place to look is: Health and Reference Center from Butte County Library (you'll need your public library card number)

About.Com Mental Illness Links
Topics include: Anxiety and Panic, Schizophrenia, Stress Management, Grief and Mourning, Psychotherapy and more.
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The Center for Mental Health Services
On the left hand side under Topics, choose your subject. Fact sheets will give basic information.
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National Mental Health Association
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Internet Mental Health
The disorders section covers description, diagnosis, treatment, and research findings. Also find diagnosis, research, medications and other categories.
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Mental Health Net
Describes disorders such as depression, anxiety, panic attacks, chronic fatigue syndrome and substance abuse as well as various treatment options.
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Psych Central: Dr. John Grohol's Mental Health Page
Various links and information on various aspects of mental health.
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Altered States

First place to look is: Health and Reference Center from Butte County Library (you'll need your public library card number)

Sensory Deprivation
Article from National Academy for Child Development on the topic.
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The Effects of Partial & Total Sensory Deprivation
Short introduction to sensory deprivation.
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Altered States of Consciousness Centre
Try the library here for articles.
ered States of Consciousness Centre
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States of Consciousness
Hypnosis, out of body experiences and dreams are covered here.
States of Consciousness
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States of consciousness
Text of book published by Charles T. Tart of the University of California, Davis.

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Psychological Theories

Piaget

Piaget's Cognitive Stages
From the University of Hawaii.

Piaget's Stages of Cognitive Development
This site not only summarizes the stages, but also goes into great detail about each substage.

Quiz - Piaget's Stages of Cognitive Development
Take this quiz to test your knowledget of Piaget's stages.

Erikson's Theory of Psychosocial Development

Erikson's Developmental Stages
From the University of Hawaii.

Erikson's Theory of Psychosocial Development
From About.com

Quiz - Erikson's Theory of Psychosocial Development
Take this quiz to test your knowledget of Piaget's stages.

Freud's Theory of Psychosexual Development

Freud's Theory of Psychosexual Development
From About.com

Quiz - Freud's Theory of Psychosexual Development
Take this quiz to test your knowledget of Piaget's stages.

Freud's Theory of Psychosexual Development
From the E-book, Source:Gale Encyclopedia of Psychology. Ed. Bonnie Strickland. 2nd ed. Detroit: Gale, 2001. p521-523. (Password is required for this site from home).

Kohlberg's Stages of Moral Development

Kohlberg's Stages of Moral Development
From About.com

Kohlberg's Stages of Moral Development
Chapter 7 from Theories of Development written by W. C. Crain.

Kohlberg's Stages of Moral Development
Article written by Harry S. Coverston, Ph.D. from the University of Central Florida.

Careers in Psychology

Careers in Psychology
An article from the American Psychological Association that discusses subfields in psychology, job outlook and more.

Occupations for psychology majors
Lists of occupations that encompass a wide range of choices from La Sierra University.

Careers in Psychology
From About.com

America's Best Careers 2010: Heathcare

America's Best Careers 2010: Education and Civic

Career Cruising
Subscription program to allow you to set up your own portfolio and explore careers and colleges.

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Analyze These: The Top 5 Careers for Psychology Majors
From World Wide Learn

Beyond Counseling: Entry-Level Careers for Psychology Majors
Occupational information, videos, resume, job search resources.

Popular Jobs for Psychology Majors
From payscale.com

Careers for Psychology Majors
From ehow

Top Careers for Psychology Majors
From Suite 101


Multiple Intelligences

The Rogers Indicator of Multiple Intelligences
The Rogers Indicator of Multiple Intelligences (RIMI) is a tool created by Dr. Keith Rogers, professor at Brigham Young University.

Multiple Intelligence (MI) – Howard Gardner

Multiple Intelligences (Quiz)
from Literacy Works

Multiple Intelligence Test origin unknown


Updated 03/30/2011