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10-19-09.





Encyclopedia of Mind Disorders

This site is literally what the title says! Navigation is so simple; just click the section with the beginning letter of the disorder you want to look up. Or you can use the search engine below the categories to type in what you want to look for.

Once you’ve chosen a disorder, and click into its entry – you’ll be amazed at how much information you’ll find. For example take a look at the entry for Addiction. Note that the entry defines it, then describes it, and the goes on to explore the causes behind it, what symptoms there are, what kinds of treatment are out there and so much more. It even gives information on where to get more information listing books, periodicals, and organizations as places to start your search.

Each entry is as thorough as the example above, so you are guaranteed to find a great starting place and general information on any topic. As well as gives you an idea of where you can go to find even more information.


The National Mental Health Consumers' Self-Help Clearinghouse is a consumer-run national technical assistance center serving the mental health consumer movement. We help connect individuals to self-help and advocacy resources, and we offer expertise to self-help groups and other peer-run services for mental health consumers.


PsychCentral

Disorder Symptoms & Treatments, Community Support Forums, Psychology Blogs,  Psychology People & Theories, and a Medication Library at this site.

Mental Health Matters

Mental Health, Self Help & Psychology Information and Resources

MedlinePlus

 A service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health

eMental-Health

provide,information, news and discussions relevant to schizophrenia and related psychoses, Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, depression and bipolar disorder.

 

Mental Health Sanctuary

The online resource for consumers families and professionals in mental health. Information communities and support for mental health disorders.

MySelfHelp.com is the premier site for online self help resources addressing depression binge eating and other mental health issues.

 

The Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law is the leading national legal advocate for people with mental disabilities. Through precedent-setting litigation and in the public policy arena, the Bazelon Center works to advance and preserve the rights of people with mental illnesses and developmental disabilities.



Psychiatry 24/7

Round the clock resources for psychiatry

 

 

Rethink

Dr Bob's Mental Health Links

Internet Mental Health

Psychnet-UK

General Health

Here are a few medical sites that I found to be very helpful

My Optum Health


Associations and Organizations

National Mental Health Association

Mental Health America is celebrating 100 years of advocacy, public education, and support for Americans with mental health conditions. Over the past century, we have transformed our nation’s approach to mental health by working to create a just, humane and healthy society in which all people are accorded respect, dignity and the opportunity to achieve their full potential free from stigma and prejudice.


NAMI (National Alliance for the Mentally Ill

From its inception in 1979, NAMI has been dedicated to improving the lives of individuals and families affected by mental illness.