Psychiatric on the Net

With a focus on disorder, Mental health and Healthcare.

Phobias: When Fear is a Disease
Information on the origins, symptoms and treatment of phobias.
National Institute of Mental Health: Public Information
Information from NIMH about the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of mental illnesses. Included are brochures and information sheets, reports, press releases, fact sheets and other educational materials.
ADHD Owner's Manual
Basic information on Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, including demographics, diagnosis, intervention and tips for educators.
Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
Article published by The Journal of Clinical Psychology as part of the Expert Consensus Guidelines series.
DSM IV Diagnostic Criteria for ADHD
Page written by E.J Maueaux, Jr., M.D. and published by Louisiana State University Medical Center Shreveport.
The PILOTS Database
Index to the worldwide literature on Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and other mental-health disorders related to exposure to traumatic events.
Use of Secretin To Treat Autism
A National Institutes of Health News Alert, October 1998.
Third International Conference on Bipolar Disorder
June 17-19, 1999. Audio files, in mp3 and RealAudio formats. Sponsored by the Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic.
Medications and Mental Disorders
Booklet designed to help people understand how and why drugs can be used as part of the treatment of mental health problems, presented by the National Institute of Mental Health.
Anxiety Disorders Education Program
Education campaign developed by the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) to increase awareness of anxiety diorders among the public and health care professionals.
Schizophrenia: A Handbook for Families
In depth information for the families of people with schizophrenia, presented by Internet Mental Health.
Schizophrenia: DSM-III-R Description
Information on Schizophrenia reprinted from the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (Third Edition - Revised), American Psychiatric Association, 1987.
ADHD: How is it Treated?
Article about understanding and treating attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, written by Mary Fowler and published by
Drugs Used to Treat Depression
Information on the drugs used to treat depression. Reprinted from The Essential Guide to Prescription Drugs 1995 by James W. Long, MD and James J Ryback, PharmD.
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Description, diagnosis, treatment and research related to Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.
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