Chapter 2

  心理衛生相關網頁  Sites That Link to Other Mental Health-Related Web Sites

About.Com Mental Health Resources

  • 網站建置者: Leonard Holmes, Ph.D., a psychologist in private practice. Dr. Holmes acts as a guide,?furnishing brief annotations of the sites he lists.
  • Well-organized, selective lists of disorders and resources.
  • Self-help oriented, rather than professional.

American Psychological Society Psychology Links

  • 網站建置者: American Psychological Society.
  • Links to associations of research and academic psychology.


  • 網站建置者: Douglas Degelman, Ph.D., Professor of Psychology at Vanguard University of Southern California.
  • Well-organized links to research psychology resources.
  • Has considerable depth of information; surprisingly, other psychology sites seem to have left this one off their lists of resources.
  • Graphically clean and spare; it gets you quickly to the resources you seek.

Ask NOAH About: Mental Health

  • 網站建置者: New York Online Access to Health, a partnership of City University of New York, New York Public Library, and others.
  • Directory of fact sheets for many common mental disorders and their generally accepted treatments.
  • Resources referenced on this site appear to have been chosen from authoritative sources.

Athabasca University Psychology Resources

  • 網站建置者: Psychology Centre at Athabasca University, Alberta, Canada.
  • Straightforward, no-frills, no-ads links to major clinical and research psychology resources.


  • 網站建置者: BehaveNet, Inc., an organization that publishes home pages for mental health professionals.
  • Professional licensing boards in the U.S., agencies and governmental organizations involved with mental health, and treatment guidelines.
  • Clinical Capsules?briefly summarize the DSM-IV characteristics of many disorders.
  • Many pages list books and other media concerning the topic under discussion.

Cognitive and Psychological Resources on the Internet

  • 網站建置者s: Ruediger Oehlmann and the Stanford University Psychology Department.
  • Resources relevant to research in cognitive science and psychology; not aimed at the clinical practitioner.
  • Extensive links to academic conferences and organizations.


  • 網站建置者:, a New Media Solutions, Inc. company.
  • Designed for counselors wanting to market products and services.
  • Has a list of Web resources?that mixes notices of academic positions available with ads for counselors?private practices.
  • Marketing, rather than clinical, information takes the front seat.


  • 網站建置者: Nicole M. Harrington, Daemon Technologies (CA).
  • Brief lists of links to general topics in mental health; many are more popularly than academically oriented.
  • Black background makes the links difficult to read in some browsers.


  • 網站建置者: Eric Muller.
  • A few links to articles that are primarily of interest to research psychologists.

Dr. Bobs Mental Health Links

  • 網站建置者: Robert Hsiung, M.D., University of Chicago Department of Psychiatry.
  • Targets mental health professionals, especially physicians.
  • A good resource for biological psychiatry.
  • Virtual pamphlet collection?that is useful for clients.
  • Dr. Bobs Psychopharmacology Tips?contains clinical observations and lore that cant be found in drug company pamphlets.

Dr. Michael Fenichels Current Topics in Psychology

  • 網站建置者: Dr. Fenichel is a clinical psychologist in New York City.
  • The author has annotated many of the links and has written some articles himself. Many of his links are to self-help and other nonprofessional materials.
  • Somewhat disorganized, the screen is divided into two frames that contain different sets of links to related topics.

Encyclopedia of Psychology

  • 網站建置者: Department of Psychology, Jacksonville (FL) State University.
  • Frequently updated links (nearly 1,700 at the time of our visit) to Web sites and articles about psychological theory and research.
  • Hierarchical structure makes it easy to find what youre looking for.
  • Contains useful references to material about behavior, cognition, and neuroscience, but is not oriented to the clinical practitioner.

Fragments - General Mental Health Sites

  • 網站建置者: Tracker.?
  • About twenty links to mental health megasites, along with listings by topic for a few disorders.
  • Has prominent warnings on every page to survivors of abuse who might run across material that is triggering?for you.?
  • One of the few sites containing links for both sides of the recovered memory controversy (most sites provide links to only one side of the issue).


  • 網站建置者: AHN/FIT Internet, LLC.
  • Not particularly comprehensive list of psychology organizations and Usenet groups.
  • Has slightly more depth than one sees at first glance; click on any of the topics near the top of the page to see more resources.

Internet Mental Health

  • 網站建置者: Phillip W. Long, M.D., who has avoided corporate 網站建置者ship because he believes that pharmaceutical companies distort medical education.?
  • Lists only sites that contain more than ten pages in English of what the 網站建置者 considers scientifically sound information.
  • Sites are rated by popularity.
  • Provides a series of online diagnostic programs for various disorders (Java-enabled browser required).

Internet Public Library Psychology Reference

  • 網站建置者: University of Michigan School of Information.
  • Has about twenty annotated links to other sites, mostly megasites.

C. G. Jung, Analytical Psychology, and Culture

  • 網站建置者: Donald Williams, M.A., a Jungian analyst.
  • Annotated links to Web sites concerning Jungian theory, publications, and training programs.

Links to over 7,000 of MH and Psychs Greatest Hits!

  • 網站建置者: Unknown.
  • Actually has only 150 randomly organized links to other Web sites that, in turn, link to 7,000 to 10,000 other sites.
  • This site might be entertaining for the casual web grazer.?


  • 網站建置者: Links2Go, a company that provides online directories.
  • Hierarchically organized in a graphical tree format, Links2Go directs the user to the links for each topic that are most highly cited by other Web pages. Top half of the page shows the hierarchy of topics in purple; bottom half shows relevant Web site links in blue.
  • The user can either scroll down through the list of topics by using hyperlinks, or use the sites search engine to locate the desired topic.
  • Clicking on a link will cause the browser to open a new window and go to that site; the Links2Go directory window handily remains open underneath the new window.

Magic Stream

  • 網站建置者: Regina Garson.
  • Contains brief lists of categorized links for self-help and professional use.

MedMark Psychiatry

  • 網站建置者: MedMark.
  • Selected links to professional and self-help resources for various diagnoses.

Medscape Psychiatry

  • 網站建置者: Medscape, Inc.
  • Registration required (free). Well worth a regular visit. Although the site contains some links to other psychiatry/mental health resources, it also has its own unique content.
  • Can be customized to present news from various topic areas within medicine.
  • Detailed day-by-day summaries of several major psychiatry conferences, going far beyond the generic coverage in the newspapers.
  • Regularly updated articles, available only at this site, on various practical aspects of psychiatric treatment.
  • Abstracts of recent publications on a selected topic (e.g., panic disorder), allowing the practitioner a quick review of recent knowledge in the field.


  • 網站建置者: Robert W. Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library at Emory University, Atlanta.
  • Brief lists of associations, treatment centers, and journals organized by subject.
  • Click on Browse by Subject.?If you then click on Mental Health, Psychiatry, Psychology,?you are taken to an alphabetized list of nearly 600 links that can only be viewed 25 at a time. More conveniently, next to the link for Mental Health, Psychiatry, Psychology?is a link labeled Focus further?that allows you to browse by subject.

MedWebPlus: Psychiatry

  • 網站建置者: MedWebPlus.Com
  • 267 links in psychiatry viewable alphabetically or by topic. Graded according to how often MedWeb was able to access the link.

Mental Health in Australia

  • 網站建置者: Mental Health Association (Queensland, Australia).
  • Links to Australian mental health resources and academic psychology departments.

Mental Health InfoSource

  • 網站建置者: CME, Inc.
  • Has an extensive Mega-Links?page to various mental disorders that is many screenfuls long and takes a long time to load.
  • Promotes its own conferences for physicians, and could be improved by better coverage of services and meetings available from other vendors in addition to CME, Inc.
  • Contains a search engine.
  • Ask the Experts?section for questions from patients and therapists.

Mental Health Matters!

  • 網站建置者: Judy Castelli, who describes herself as an Artist/Survivor.?
  • Brief list of resources for professionals, plus many sources of self-help and advocacy information for clients.

Mental Health Net

  • 網站建置者: CMHC Systems. Operated by Ohio psychologist Mark Dombeck, Ph.D.
  • Probably the largest megasite for mental health resources.
  • Home page looks like a portal site, with current mental health news headlines, links to chat and support forums, and an index (site map).
  • One of the most basic resources for the therapist seeking practice-related information.
  • Breaks up what could have been lengthy pages into shorter ones that load faster.
  • Has a bookshop with thoughtful reviews of new books.

National Electronic Library for Mental Health

  • 網站建置者: National Electronic Library for Mental Health (UK).
  • Under development at the time of our visit. The heart of the site was reached by clicking Library,?which led to information and links concerning practice guidelines and evidence-based mental health.

National Mental Health Services Knowledge Exchange Network (KEN)

  • 網站建置者: The Center for Mental Health Services, part of Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration , U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  • Includes a searchable bibliography of documents on mental health obtainable from Federal and state agencies, as well as links.
  • Includes mental health links useful for children.
  • Good source for statistics related to mental health treatment in the United States.


  • 網站建置者: Leonard Holmes, Ph.D.
  • Lists and reviews sites that provide online mental health services.
  • Supported by advertisements for mental health products and services.

Non-Mainstream Psychotherapy and Counseling Resources on the Internet

  • 網站建置者: Nick Totton, a Reichian therapist.
  • Body-oriented, movement, and spiritual therapies, as well as various experiential therapies.

Online Dictionary of Mental Health

  • 網站建置者: Centre for Psychotherapeutic Studies, University of Sheffield, UK.
  • Links, indexed by subject, for various disorders.
  • Parts of this site are out-of-date.

Open Directory Project: Psychology

  • 網站建置者: Open Directory Project.
  • The Open Directory Project attempts to recruit knowledgeable volunteer editors to produce a selective index of Web sites organized by topic, but many of the categories lack editors.
  • Looks and works like more generalized Web search engines such as Yahoo! or Excite; if you are familiar with such sites, youll be at home here.

Psych Central: Dr. Grohols Mental Health Page

  • 網站建置者: John Grohol, Psy.D., one of the pioneers of online psychology resources.
  • Click on "Mental Health & Psychology Resources Online" to see an annotated, well-organized, and rated list of URLs concerning various disorders.
  • FAQs about symptoms and treatments.
  • An easy way to subscribe to mailing lists for professionals.
  • Live chats and forums.
  • Book reviews.

Psych Site

  • 網站建置者: Ken Stange, The Department of Psychology, Nipissing University Ontario, Canada.
  • Concise and well-organized list of major online resources in both research and clinical psychology. Ten to fifteen Web links per topic.

Psych Web

  • 網站建置者: Russ Dewey, Ph.D.
  • Especially relevant to students and teachers of psychology.
  • Contains Mind Tools,?which are outlines of time management and goal setting skills.
  • Has a section on sports psychology.


  • 網站建置者: American Psychological Association.
  • A search engine only with no lists of links.
  • Searches scientific and professional association Web sites, yielding a high rate of useful, science-based content in its search results.

Psyche Matters

  • 網站建置者: Cheryl Martin, RN, LPC.
  • Lists links related to psychoanalytic theory and practice, child development, and attachment theory.
  • Includes a message board.
  • Links to professional associations organized by discipline.
  • Online bibliographies and psychoanalytic papers.

Psychiatry Online-The International Forum for Psychiatry

  • 網站建置者: Priory Lodge Education Ltd.
  • Online journal containing full-text articles on biological psychiatry, such as medication effects and ECT.
  • Although the Web site indicates that the majority of its readers are from the U.S., much of the news and practice-directed material concerns the UK.


  • 網站建置者: PsychNet-UK is an independent private Web site.?
  • Contains a search engine for the Web site, along with lists of links to various subject areas within psychology, but it's disorganized, without many links.

Psychological Science on the Net

  • 網站建置者: M. Kimberly MacLin, Ph.D. and Otto H. MacLin, Ph.D.
  • This site tries to cover everything and claims more than 8,000 links.
  • Sends psychology-related greeting cards (e.g., Stroop task, optical illusions) with user-selectable text.
  • The search engine for the site may run slowly, yielding few results. Without using it, the user can see about 15 links at a time in no apparent order (click on Psychology Topics?.

Psychology Online Resource Central

  • 網站建置者: Donna Stuber-McEwen, Associate Professor at Friends University.
  • Links of greatest relevance to psychology graduate students and their instructors, such as lists of common errors in American Psychological Association (APA) manuscript format.
  • Resources for prospective graduate students.
  • Contains a list of online journals.

Psychology Related Web and Internet Information

  • 網站建置者: Psychology Department at State University of New York, Albany.
  • A single long page of links to professional and academic resources in psychology.
  • Web navigators who get overwhelmed when faced with hundreds of links might prefer the thoughtfully selected choices presented here.

Psychology Virtual Library

  • 網站建置者s: World Wide Web Virtual Library; University of Florida maintains the lists of links.
  • Relatively brief lists of links with a one- or two-sentence descriptions.
  • An unusual feature is a link to Whats New in Psychology Sites.?


  • 網站建置者s: Fritz A. Galette, Ph.D.; and Chris M. Nuesell, Ph.D., Fordham University.
  • Directed at the clinical practitioner, the Web site includes practical information such as how to bill insurance companies for services, conference announcements, and job listings.
  • Sends out a weekly e-mail newsletter with mental health-related content and conference announcements. Newsletters are also readable and searchable on the Web site.
  • Some of the links within the site do not work. For example, clicking on How to Deal with HMOs?on the private practice page merely led back to the sites home page.

Snap Mental Health Resources

  • 網站建置者:, whose parent company is National Broadcasting Company, Inc.
  • A commercial site with links to self-help resources.

Social Psychology Network

  • 網站建置者: Webmaster Scott Plous, supported by a National Science Foundation grant.
  • Thousands of links to resources in social psychology, including journals, job listings, rankings of doctoral programs.
  • An outstanding site, with many well-organized links and minimal graphic distraction.
  • Links to a slide show and discussion by Philip Zimbardo concerning his infamous and aborted 1971 social psychology experiment in which the basement of Stanfords psychology department became a simulated prison, with students as guards and prisoners.


  • 網站建置者: Nora Blanco-Dufour.
  • Spotty coverage of disorders, professional organizations, and institutions. Contains a search engine.

Union Institute Research Engine

  • 網站建置者: Union Institute.
  • Lists various types of research psychology (clinical, perception, developmental, etc.) and related Web sites and organizations. Each subheading has about ten links.

United Kingdom Psychiatric Pharmacy Group Mental Health Links

  • 網站建置者: UK Psychiatric Pharmacy Group.
  • Lists Web sites (mostly within the UK) focused on biological psychiatry.

Whos Who in Mental Health on the Web

  • 網站建置者: Linda Chapman.
  • Searchable (by geography as well as content) profiles of mental health professionals in many countries.
  • Includes only professionals who have chosen to post their profiles here; no charge for posting ones profile.

Yahoo! Health: Mental Health

  • 網站建置者: Yahoo! Inc.
  • Categorized links to Web sites that have either registered themselves with Yahoo! or that have been suggested to the company by users.
  • Yahoo!s links have not been evaluated by psychology professionals and therefore vary wildly in authority and accuracy of content.