Psychology and Counseling Links
This is a grabbag category. I am very interested in psychology
and am devoting a portion of my life to obtain a degree in that
field, counseling psychology, to be specific. Not much to say right
now, but enjoy the links.
Last updated 06/10/07
Newest items marked with a *
|Psychology - General
U of Texas Psych
for Psychology Resources
Psychology of Perception blog
Mental Health Info Center
Mental Health Info Center
Society for Mental Health Online
about William James
National Institute of
Review of Mental Health Practices
Readings of Psychology and Culture
of the Mind
You Me Works.com
Research on the Web
of Risk Taking
Guide to Psychology and its Practice
IV Diagnoses and Codes
Research and Resources in Psychology
Essays on Identity Theory
Psych (online classroom)
Herbert Mead Documents
Dr. Bob's Links
Partnership for a Drugfree
America - Contains a great deal of useful information about
drug usage and the dangers involved, as well as info about specific
drugs, information for parents and teens, and how to get help.
Academy of Cognitive Therapy
- A place to learn more about cognitive therapy from the experts.
What is it? How do you find a therapist that does it? Also very
useful is the section on self-help books that utilize cognitive
Encyclopedia of Psychology
- Vast resource with tons of information about just about any
aspect of psychology you might want to know, including theories,
people and history, learning resources and career information.
Psych Matters -
Site with an emphasis on the psychoanalytic approach. Jungian
and Freudian stuff. Has papers to read and other interesting
Psyke.org - Self injury
information and support. Lots of good reading here.
The Psychology Wiki*
- Site that aims "to provide an up-to-date, authoritative
statement of knowledge, theory, and practice in the whole field
of psychology. The site is written to serve both staff and students
of our academic community, to inform professionals, both in
training and in the field, and to provide information for the
people we seek to help."
|Psychology - Personality
Keirsey Temperment Guide
Briggs Personality Assessment
Your Type - official MBTI
page of Personality Types
(Jung Personality Type test)
Personality Type Explanations
Personality Item Pool
Great Ideas in
Personality, theory and research
Rorschach.org - Info
about the original inkblot test. Although nonprofessionals cannot
get their hands on a test, it is still very interesting to learn
more about this fascinating test. And yes, I'm aware that this
isn't strictly a personality test, but that is what most people
know it as.
Parenting and Child Care
Sites for Parents
Ready Set School!
- This site's aim is to help parents take an active role in
teaching their children, even if they choose public schools
(or maybe especially if they choose public schools). Lots
of great resources.
Fathers for Life
Homeschooling - Great site with a lot of content that
helps the parent that wants to teach their little rugrats
Info - Site put together by a clinical psychologist with
lots of information for parents. A lot of resources and research
Surfing the Net with
Kids - Barbara J. Feldman, a columnist, mother, wife and
web surfer who created a site full of resources for kids and
parents. Web safety is a great thing, and absolutely vital
on the Web - A bunch of resources for parents and children.
Some educational, some pure fun, all of them safe for kids.
Funbrain - A site with
a chock full of resources for kid fun on the web. Games, movies,
reading, education and more. Nice interface and good times.
Netsmartz - Required
reading for parents who want to know how to keep their kids
safe while on the web. Geared for parents of children ranging
from the very young to teens.
Safe Utah - While the site is written for residents of
Utah, there is plenty of useful information and guidelines
that are useful to anyone with children.
|Psychology - Therapy
and Marriage Counseling
and Family Therapy
for the Study of Therapeutic Change
Your Own Therapist
Education Courses for Prof. Counselors
Counseling, a Constructivist Perspective
Institute for Integrative
|Alternative Psychology (non-mainstream)
Online Guide to Dream Interpretation
- Just as it sounds, this site helps you make sense of dreams.
Interesting, but I'm not sure how much peer-reviewed research
is behind it.
for Noetic Sciences
Memory at Library of Congress
and Soc. Sciences
for History and New Media
of Historical Research
the Moon; Mayan Culture
of Antiquarians of Newcastle
for Cooperative Research
Association for Renaissance
History - This site attempts to give the reader a truly
insider view of historic events. It has many categories, ranging
from the ancient world down to the 20th century. They tend to
use first-hand accounts of significant events to give a unique
perspective on said events.
Archiving Early America
- A window to Early America, contains a wealth of primary source
materials from 18th century America.
Wide Web History Center* - To quote the site, this is a
"non-profit educational organization to make public the
history of the World Wide Web and preserve it for posterity."
Academy of Achievement
My Daily Insights
As a Man Thinketh
Og Mandino World
Share this Site
on Voluntary Simplicity
|Specialties in Psychology
Psychology and Psychiatry page
- Psychology and the Law
of Behavioral Profiling
and Law Updates
Journal of Forensic Psychology
Forensic Psychology Database (archive)
Secrets for Women
Science of Getting Rich
- memory and emotions
Feeling from your Heart
Disordered Minds sleep
LifeHack - This site
helps by giving information on how to do things faster, better,
more efficient. Great self help site.
Mind Tools - Helps individuals
build the skills they need to advance their careers. They have
free content and paid content, and even a free newsletter.
Self Growth - While
there is plenty to buy here, a lot of good, free information
is available for those who want to grow.
Self Science - Site
that helps you learn about and develop your Emotional Quotient.
|IQ and Other Tests
of Tests - PDF and DOC files of various psychology tests,
made available for student researchers.
Creativity Self Assessment
Today psych test
in Pursuit of Guidance
through the ages
Heritage of the Great War
Things Dark and Gruesome
Project (holocaust memorial)
Seize the Night - Site
about famous mafia members, serial killers, famous military
leaders, comspiracy theories and haunted spots in the U.S.
|Specific Psychological Theories or Individuals
Tribute to Viktor Frankl
Archive - Vygotsky had a unique brand of psychology that
emphasized individual development as a result of societal influence.
Years ahead of his time. He was a staunch Marxist, as well.
This site has the texts to many of his writings.
|Substance Abuse Treatment
listing for Drugs - Open directory on drugs. Great place
to start your search for drug information.
DRCNet Online Library of Drug
Policy - Not a clinical site, but a lot of information that
is important for a clinician to know about substance use and
Drugs.com - Drug information
online. Extensive library of info on prescription drugs and
their interactions with other drugs. Has a nice "pill identifier"
feature, too. If you must take prescriptions, this is a great
Drug Story.org - Maintained
by the National Youth Anti-Drug Media Campaign, this site has
a wealth of information and links to info about drugs and drug
Erowid - Strange name,
interesting site. As they say on the front page, this site is
"documenting the complex relationship between humans and
psychoactives. Takes a fairly neutral stance on drugs, and talks
about both the positives and negatives of illicit usage.
Join Together - Advocates
for sound drug and alcohol programs and policies. They also
provide information and have several of their publications in
pdf form for download.
RxList - The internet drug
list. Has info on all the drugs you may want to look up.
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