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 
Compass Point Addiction Foundation
Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse 
SAMSHA - Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration 
HabitSmart 
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 
Research & Training Center on Family Support & Children's Mental Health 
Washington Business Group on Health 
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

ELECTRONIC JOURNALS AND INTERNET CME

Center for the Study of Bioethics 
American Psychiatric Press, Inc. 
PSY Broadcasting Corporation 
Oxford University Press 
Prevention & Treatment 
Psycoloquy 
Mental Health InfoSource 
Journal of Psychopathology, Psychopharmacology and Psychotherapy 
Journal of Pediatric Psychology 
Reprints of Articles> -- Behavioral Sciences 
People Who 
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 
FedWorld - Federal Government Site 
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 Council for Community Behavioral Healthcare 
National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) 
Cardinal Health Information Companies 

MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES

Medical Matrix 
Neurosciences on the Internet 
Vancouver Mental Health Support Group 
Dual Diagnosis Web Site 
C.G. Jung Institute Boston 
Mental Health and Disasters 
Mental Health Licensure Exam Page 
Who's Who in Mental Health 
MindFreedom: United Action for Human Rights in Mental Health
Mental Health Matters
Psychiatry and Mental Health Resources
Human Nature 
Specifica - Information on Mental Disorders 
Family Institute of Cambridge 
Lifelines Medical Info on the Internet

PHARMACEUTICALS

Directory of Drug Patient Assistance Programs 
PharmWeb 
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

Online Dictionary of Mental Health 
Psychological tests from BUROS 
Personality Assessment 
Association of Public Data Users 
Survey Size Selection 
Eye Movement Problems 
Clinical Trials CenterWatch 
Human Services Research Institute 
Agency for Health Care Policy Research 
American Mental Health Association Research 
Association of State and Territorial Health Officials 
US Department of the Census 
Corporation for Standards and Outcomes (CS&O) 
Brown and Spath Associates, Healthcare consultants (clinical paths, etc.) 
Shrink Tank 
FedStats, Federal Government Statistics 
St@tServ Web site 
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)
Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center 
University of Buffalo Counseling Center 
Brown University Department of Psychiatry 
VCU Department of Psychiatry 
Royal University Hospital Department of Psychiatry