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National Institute of Mental Health


The National Institute of Mental Health is part of the National Institutes of Health in Washington, D.C.  Use the main topic links on the homepage to navigate to your disorder, or, if your choice isn't listed, use the search tool at the top of the page. 


American Psychological Association (APA)


The APA provides "Topic Pages" on a number of disorders.  Scroll towards the bottom of the page to view the list.

Gale Research Databases

Use the Databases below to access reliable, scholarly information
for many topics and subjects. 
Databases are NOT websites, we just ACCESS them through the Web.  They are cross-referenced collections of resources, including:
*Book sections * Articles from magazines and academic journals * Newspaper articles * Podcasts * TV and radio broadcasts
* Special videos * Images * Interviews * Primary sources * Speeches * Criticism * Statistics * Raw data * Topic overviews * 

To access to these resources from home, you will be prompted to enter a password. Passwords for all online resources can be found HERE

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BiC provides information on thousands of people.  Looking for information on a psychologist or other related professional?  This is the place.

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SiC covers all science topics as well as most medical and health-related topics.  Search here for the name of your disorder.

Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine



Use the search bar in the upper right OR "Browse Topics A-Z" in the main navigation bar to search for your disorder. 

American Psychiatric Association


The American Psychiatric Association is dedicated to informing the public and professional psychiatrists--the medical mental health professionals--about disorders, treatments, and best practices.
Use the alphabetical list of topics slightly down the page to navigate to the disorder or topic needed.

Cleveland Clinic Health Resources


The Cleveland Clinic's Diseases & Conditions searchable database includes informative entries on many psychological disorders.  Search for your specific topic or browse using the alphabetical headers.