Resources

 

 

Please explore the following links to various sites concerning mental health. We do not endorse any of the information provided at these sites. The Internet, like life, is full of positives and negatives, truth and falsehood. We hope you enjoy exploring these sites and learn more about mental illnesses, research into their causes and treatments.

 

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

Psychiatric Society of Virginia
http://www.psva.org/

American College of Psychiatrists
http://www.acpsych.org/

Addiction Medicine

American Society of Addiction Medicine
National Association for Children of Alcoholics
National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence
National Clearinghouse for Drug and Alcohol Information
Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse
SAMSHA - Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Web of Addiction
Join Together
Hazelden Services, Inc
National Families in Action
Alcohol Rehab Guide

 

 

Child Psychiatry

Annie E. Casey Foundation
CMHS Caring For Every Child's Mental Health: Communities Together
Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health
Judge David L. Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law
National Health Law Program
Parents Helping Parents resource for families & special needs children
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Electronic Journals and Internet CME

Center for the Study of Bioethics
American Psychiatric Press, Inc.
Oxford University Press
Prevention & Treatment
Journal of Psychopathology, Psychopharmacology and Psychotherapy
Journal of Pediatric Psychology
Psychiatry 24X7

Geriatrics

AARP
Social Security
Medicare
Medicaid
Alzheimer's Association
American Geriatric Society

Government Resources

National Mental Health Services Knowledge Exchange Network (KEN)
SAMSHA - Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
DHHS - Department of Health and Human Services
Social Security Administration Online
General Accounting Office
Commonwealth of Virginia

Law & Forensic Psychiatry

National Health Law Program
Bazelon MH & Law resource page

Mental Health Associations/Organizations

American Psychoanalytic Association
Canadian Psychiatric Association
Mental Health Foundation
World Federation for Mental Health
National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors
Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO)
American Managed Behavioral Healthcare Association
American Psychiatric Nurses Association
American Association for the Advancement of Science
Health On The Net Foundation
Association for Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback
Autism Society
URAC - American Accreditation Health Care Commission
National Association of Counties
National Association of County and City Health Officials
National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)

Mental Health Resources

Medical Matrix
Neurosciences on the Internet
Dual Diagnosis Web Site
C.G. Jung Institute Boston
Mental Health and Disasters
Autism Society
MindFreedom: United Action for Human Rights in Mental Health
Mental Health Matters
Family Institute of Cambridge
Lifelines Medical Info on the Internet

Pharmaceuticals

Directory of Drug Patient Assistance Programs
Psychiatric medication List from Internet Mental Health

Psychology

American Psychological Association
Asian American Psychological Association
Association for Psychological Science
Social Psychology

Psychosomatic Medicine

Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine

Research, Evaluation and Other Resources

Psychological tests from BUROS
Association of Public Data Users
Survey Size Selection
Clinical Trials CenterWatch
Human Services Research Institute
Agency for Health Care Policy Research
Association of State and Territorial Health Officials
US Department of the Census
Brown and Spath Associates, Healthcare consultants (clinical paths, etc.)
SPSS WWW Site
Human Services Research Institute
Achenbach System of Empirically Based Assessment
National Academy Press
Multimedia Reference Library

Schizophrenia

British Columbia Schizophrenia Society
Schizophrenia Website

University Resources

The UVa Institute of Law, Psychiatry and Public Policy
University of South Florida (Florida Mental Health Institute)