Mental Health - Selected Information Sites

 

For general information on mental health, specific mental illnesses and treatments, check out:

ementalhealth This link goes to the umass library web site: A resource for information regarding mental health issues and local services

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) This link goes to an external web site: Great information on mental illness and its treatment in the United States

Doctor's Guide to the Internet This link goes to an external web site: Good resources for general medical information including mental health

UMMS HealthNet This link goes to an external web site: UMass HealthNet online information on mental health for patients and family

Food and Drug Administration (FDA) This link goes to an external web site: Information on newly approved drugs, treatments and medical devices

For information geared for health professionals and on the current practice of psychiatry, check out:

American Psychiatric Association This link goes to an external web site: Information on selected topics concerning mental health and the practice of psychiatry in the United States

The CHILD SURVIVOR of Traumatic Stress This link goes to an external web site: A newsletter for mental health professionals interested in childhood trauma

Asperger's Disorder HomePage This link goes to an external web site: Information and resources on this childhood developmental disorder