PSYCHOLOGICAL  DISORDERS: 

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ANXIETY DISORDERS MOOD DISORDERS
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DISSOCIATIVE DISORDERS SCHIZOPHRENIA
EATING DISORDERS
SOMATOFORM DISORDERS
FACTITIOUS DISORDERS
STRESS
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Search Engines Links to Mental Health Sources
Search Engines:

 The PsychCrawler Search Engine

  Cyberpsych :  If it is in this field, you will find some information here.

 ShakeyNet: Your Mental Health Resource on the Web :  An easy to read site of various links and information.

 Online Dictionary of Mental Health :  Has a little of everything.

 Coping with Mental Illness , Coping links and  Coping With A Major Mental Illness

 Rights of Mentally Ill Individuals

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LINKS: You can start here.

 Mental Health Resources - From The Mining Company :  A good place to search.

 Psychological Problems :  You can find all types of information here.

 Mental Health Net - Mental Disorders Index :  This place has everything.

Online Psych :  Incredible site with links to EVERYTHING!

 Psychweb (R) Psychology & Mental Health  :  Thi site is designed to provide links to the most pertinent Web sites on the net related to psychology.  Information for both public and professional consumption is available.

 "Information on Specific Mental Disorders, Their Diagnosis and Treatment" :  You could start your search here.

Internet Mental Health Web Site :  Fantastic site that covers ALL of the disorders.  A good  place to start your research.

 The Psych Web Find ANYTHING Page   :  Great pointer page to find information on many psychological disorders.

 Mental Health Education Main Page

 PsycSite: Science of Psychology Resources   :  Gives you lots of links to abnormal behavior

 NATIONAL  INSTITUTE OF MENTAL HEALTH Web Site  :  Much good information on mental disorders arranged alphabetically.

 BehaveNet® Clinical Capsule™: DSM-IV Classification

 Mental Health Links on the Internet from the Knowledge Exchange

 Net Psych :  Contains information and resources on mental health and psychological disorders.

 Mental Health Infosource:  Disorders

 Mental Health Net :  Well organized site with links on mental health.

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ANXIETY DISORDERS:

  Anxiety :  Excellent beginning information.

 National Anxiety Foundation

 Anxiety/Panic Attack Resource Site

 Anxiety Disorders:  Real basic information.

 Generalized Anxiety Disorder (NIMH)

 Anxiety Disorders Education Program :  Information from the National Institute of Mental Health.

 Anxiety Disorders : A good page at Cyber-psych with links to other pages on anxiety disorders.

 The Anxiety Panic Internet Resource

The Mining Company - panic disorder page

 Panic Disorder

 Panic Disorder  and   Understanding Panic Disorder

 Panic Attack Symptoms (NIMH)Panic Disorder ,
 Panic Disorder in Children and Adolescents and  Understanding Panic Disorder (NIMH)

 Separation Anxiety Disorder

 Separation Anxiety Disorder

 Separation anxiety

 Do you know the symptoms of separation anxiety disorder?

 "PLEASE DON'T LEAVE ME": ALL ABOUT SEPARATION ANXIETY
 

 Phobias :  Good easy to read information.

 Specific Phobia and Social Phobia

 Specific Phobia and  Social Phobia :  Excellent and complete information given here.  A MUST SEE SITE

 The Phobia List:  I love this page!  It has not only a list of phobias, but other useful information and links.

 Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

 Obsessive-Compulsive Foundation :  Probably the most complete collection of information on the subject.

 Fact Sheet: Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder:  From the New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center.  Worth the visit.

 Obsessive Compulsive Disorder: Treatment

 The OCD Resource Center

 What is OCD?DSM-IV Definition of OCDObsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) Treatment

The GROHOL Mental Health Page - Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder , and the
  OCD Handbook
 

 Tourette's Disorder

  Tourette Syndrome:  Basic information written for kids, but very complete.

 DSM-III-R definition of Tourette's Disorder

  Guide to the Diagnosis and Treatment of Tourette Syndrome

 Tourette Syndrome Primer

 Tourette Syndrome (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke):  Extremely complete.

 The Facts About Tourette Syndrome:  Not an "official" site, but a good personal home page.

  Medical Treatment of Tourette Syndrome (The Virtual Hospital: Iowa Health Book)

Post traumatic Stress Disorder

 PTSD general information

 Medications for Combat PTSD
 

 National Center for PTSD
 

 Post Traumatic Stress Resources Web Page:  Lots of information on PTSD with links to all kinds of places.

 National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
 

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DISSOCIATIVE DISORDERS:
 


The Spectrum of Dissociative Disorders :  Conversion reactions, schizophrenia, hypocondriasis, amnesia and fugue.

Essential Information on Trauma and Dissociation

  Multiple Personality Disorder : Now also called DID

 Dissociative Identity Disorder - NY Hospital and Dissociative Identity Disorder

 Dissociative Identity Disorder (Multiple Personality Disorder)

  Multiple Personality Disorder :  a good overview.

Dissociative Identity Disorder

 Fact Sheet: Dissociative Identity Disorder

 Depersonalization Disorder

TranceNet: TM & Dissociation:  Has some great information.

 NORD - Depersonalization Disorder

 Depersonalization Disorder:  Some information on treatments.

  Mental Health Net - Depersonalization Disorder Symptoms

 Dissociative Amnesia

 Dissociative Fugue

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MOOD DISORDERS:
 


 Mood Disorders and Depression

 Depression Resources List

Depression Central:  This is an extensive site loaded with information.

 Major Depressive Episode

 Depression:  Public information from the APA.

 Mood Disorders

 Joy Ikelman's Cybersite: Bipolar Disorder

  Bipolar Disorder :  Article on therapy from Menninger.

 Pendulum's Bipolar Disorder / Manic-Depression Pages

 Bipolar Disorders Information Center

 Bipolar Disorder :  Information from the APA.

 Bipolar Disorder

 Dysthymic disorder, identification and treatment

NMHA MHIC Factsheet: Depression-Dysthymia

 About Dysthymia

 Dysthymia.

 Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)

 Outside In Information about SAD

 Seasonal Affective Disorder

 Winter Depression (Seasonal Affective Disorder [SAD])

 Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) -NY Hospital

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SOMATOFORM DISORDERS:
 


  Somatoform Disorders; types of disorders

Somatization Disorder

 Somatoform Disorders

 Somatization and Hypochondriasis :  Has plenty of information on both.

 Hypochondriacs are Really Ill

 Lauren's Hypochondria Project or  Sarah Travis: Hypochondria

 Mental Health Net - Hypochondriasis Symptoms

 Hypochondria:  The Body Speaks Its Mind

 Psychiatric Times :  Article entitled, "Hypochondriasis:  A Fresh Outlook on Treatment.

 Questions on Hypochondriasis

 Somatoform pain disorder

Conversion Disorder or  Conversion Disorder

 Adolescent Medicine - Conversion and Somatization Disorders

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EATING DISORDERS:

 Eating Disorders

 Eating Disorders- Womens Health Net Links

 Eating Disorders Awareness and Prevention, Inc. (EDAP)

 Psych Net Mental Health Eating Disorders, An Overview

 Healthtouch Online - Eating Disorders

 Centre for Adolescent Health Fact Sheets - Eating Disorders

 Eating Disorders

Eating Disorders :  Brought to you by the cyberpsychologist.

 Eating Disorders

  Eating :  Article on Eating Disorders from Menninger.

 Eating Disorders and Sudden Death

 The Center for Eating Disorders
 

 Eating Disorders in Males
 

  Anorexia Nervosa and  Bulimia Nervosa
 

 American Anorexia/Bulimia Association :  An excellent source of information and other links.  Great Site.

 Anorexia Nervosa & Bulimia Association, Home Page

 Something Fishy :   this is an excellent, highly
recommended site that includes everything from fancy
graphics right down to nearly all the current info
available on anorexia nervosa. A MUST visit!!

 Anorexia Nervosa

 Anorexia :  A collection of links to anorexia information.

 Healthtouch - Anorexia

 Eating Disorders: Anorexia and Bulimia Nervosa

 Bulimia Nervosa (NY Hospital/Cornell) and  Bulimia Nervosa (NIMH)

Binge Eating

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STRESS:

Mental Health Net - QuickFind Results on Stress

 How Vulnerable Are You to Stress? and  Stress Management  from the University of Illinois.

 Stress Management

 Acute Stress Disorder

 Detection/Treatment of Mood Symptoms in Management of Violence
 

 How to Survive Unbearable Stress :  An illustrated web book.

 Road Rage

 Warning signs of trauma-related stress

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IMPULSE CONTROL DISORDERS:
 


Mental Health Net - Kleptomania Symptoms

  Ask the Expert - Causes of Kleptomania

 Causes of Kleptomania

 Mental Health Net - Pyromania Symptoms

 Mental Health Net - Intermittent Explosive Disorder Symptoms

 Intermittent Explosive Disorder

  Intermittent Explosive Disorder Symptoms

 JAN FORD MUSTIN, Ph.D.:  The treatment of IED with Neurotherapy.
 Library: TREATING INTERMITTENT EXPLOSIVE DISORDER WITH NEUROFEEDBACK

 About Pathological Gambling

 Do You Have a Gambling Problem

 Mental Health Net - Pathological Gambling Symptoms

 Treatment of Pathological Gambling

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SCHIZOPHRENIA:
 
 


Shattered Selves :  A good place to start.

 Diagnostic Criteria

 The Schizophrenia Home Page :  I would start here.  this links has just an incredible amount of information.  A MUST SEE SITE!

 The Facts About Schizophrenia

 Schizophrenia Q&A (NIMH)

  Schizophrenia :  Good info.

 Dept. of Social Psychiatry: schizophrenia :  Good introductory site.
 

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DEVELOPMENTAL DISORDERS:
 
 


 autism :  From the National Institutes of Health.

 Web Resources on Autism

 Jypsy's links- HUNDREDS of Autism Links:  ...literally

 Autism Research Unit - What is autism ? :  Excellent basic information.

 THE AUTISM FAQ

 Autism Research Institute

 National Autistic Society :  In the UK.

 Autism Network International

 Center for the Study of Autism:  Provides extensive resources.

 Autism Society of America

 Fact Sheet: Oppositional Defiant Disorder

 Fact Sheet: Conduct Disorder

 Oppositional Defiant Disorder

 Oppositional Defiant Disorder Resources - Mental Health

  (ODD) and Conduct disorder

 NMHA MHIC Factsheet: Children's Mental Health-Conduct Disorders

 Conduct Disorders (Children and Adolescents)

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ADDICTION DISORDERS:
 
 

 Addiction Disorders :  An excellent introduction.

 Alcoholism (Well-Connected)

 NCADI (National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information - Mental Health Resources

Internet Addiction Disorder: Diagnostic Criteria

 Center for On-Line Addiction (COLA)

 Internet Addiction Association

 Symptoms

 Net Abuse: A New Pathology

 Internet Addiction Page

 Internet Addiction: Research Paper

 Addiction to the Web or  Addiction to Chat (IRC)
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FACTITIOUS DISORDERS:
 
 


 The Factitious Disorder, Munchausen Syndrome & Munchausen by Proxy Page

Dr. Marc Feldman's Munchausen Syndrome & Factitious Disorders Page

 FBI Law Enforcement Article Bulletin on Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy

 Parenthood Betrayed The Dilemma of Munchausen Syndrome By Proxy

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