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PSY 136: Personality

Websites on 'Personality Topics'

A selection of websites

American Psychiatric Association
www.psych.org
Medical society representing more than 33,000 psychiatric physicians from the United States and around the world.

American Psychology Association
www.apa.org
National association of psychologists representing more than 134,000 researchers, educators, clinicians, consultants and students.

Classics in the History of Psychology - Full texts of a large number of historically significant public domain documents from the scholarly literature of psychology.

Cogprints: Cognitive Sciences Eprint Archive - Electronic archive for self-archive papers in any area of Psychology, Neuroscience and Linguistics, and also many areas of Computer Science.

Evolutionary Psychology: A Primer - An approach to psychology, in which knowledge and principles from evolutionary biology are put to use in research on the structure of the human mind. 

Judge David L. Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law
www.bazelon.org
National legal-advocacy organization representing people with mental disabilities.

Mental Health America
www.mentalhealthamerica.net
Advocacy organization with 240 affiliates in 41 states working to prevent mental illness and substance abuse conditions.

National Alliance on Mental Illness
www.nami.org
Grassroots organization with local affiliates nationwide advocating for access to mental health services, treatment, support and research.

National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors
www.nasmhpd.org
National organization representing state mental health commissioners/directors and their agencies.

National Council for Community Behavioral Healthcare
www.thenationalcouncil.org
National advocacy group representing more than 2,000 community behavioral health organizations.

National Institute for Mental Health
www.nimh.nih.gov
Federal institute conducting and funding basic and clinical research to improve the understanding and treatment of mental illness.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
www.samhsa.gov
Federal agency that administers grants to states and collects data on mental health disorders and substance abuse.

Treatment Advocacy Center
www.treatmentadvocacycenter.org
National nonprofit working for timely and effective treatment of severe mental illness.