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  • The Evolutionary Psychology FAQ

    The FAQ assumes a basic knowledge of genes and natural selection. It's purpose is to outline the 'meta-theoretical' foundations of evolutionary psychology. That is, it aims to explain the framework within which hypotheses about evolved psychological function should be formulated.

    Added: January 23, 2001 Hits: 1885


    Online psych magazine for therapists featuring probing interviews and training videos/DVDs with leading therapists , great writing, humor, and other resources to inspire psychotherapists of all stripes and colors.

    Added: January 23, 2001 Hits: 925

  • Polaris Health Directions

    Polaris Health directions develops automated outcomes systems for a variety of treatment popualtions, including mental health, substance abuse and the screening and monitoring of depression and anxiety in primary care and other medical settings.

    Added: January 22, 2001 Hits: 917

  • Psy-Log

    PSY-LOG is a search machine in the area of Psychoanalysis based on 3 languages.

    Added: January 19, 2001 Hits: 1941

  • GrantsNet

    GrantsNet is an Internet application tool created by the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Office of Grants Management (OGM) for finding and exchanging information about HHS and other Federal grant programs. GrantsNet serves the general public, the grantee community, and grant-makers (i.e. state and local governments, educational institutions, non-profit organizations, and commercial businesses). GrantsNet provides a variety of Department-wide grants policies governing the award and administration of grant activities, publishing these in grants policy directives, regulations, and/or manuals.

    Added: January 17, 2001 Hits: 745

  • ABA Colombia

    Asociacion Colombiana Para El Avance De Las Ciencias Del Comportamiento (Columbian Association for the Advancement of Behavioral Science). In Spanish.

    Added: January 10, 2001 Hits: 1265

  • Psycho-Oncology

    Psycho-Oncology is concerned with the psychological, social, behavioral, and ethical aspects of cancer. This subspeciality addresses the two major psychological dimensions of cancer: the psychological responses of patients to cancer at all stages of the disease, and that of their families and caretakers; and the psychological, behavioral and social factors that may influence the disease process.

    Added: December 29, 2000 Hits: 479

  • Analysis of Periodic Processes in Psychophysiological Research

    Periodicities in physiological activity convey important information regarding central nervous system regulation. This is true not only for the study of electro-cortical activity like the EEG, but also for peripheral systems such as heart rate and EMG. In our research the amplitude of heart rate rhythms has provided reliable diagnostic information regarding the status of the central nervous system.

    Added: December 10, 2000 Hits: 1841

  • British Journal of Psychiatry

    Published monthly by The Royal College of Psychiatrists, this is one of the world's leading psychiatric journals. It covers all branches of the subject, with particular emphasis on the clinical aspects of each topic. In addition to a large number of authoritative papers from both the UK and around the world, the journal includes editorials, review articles, commentaries on contentious articles, preliminary reports, a comprehensive book review section and a lively and well-informed correspondence column.

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  • Child Anxiety Network

    Anxiety disorders are one of the primary mental health problems affecting children and adolescents today. Given the wide range of stressors associated with growing up, it is important that our children have appropriate skills for coping with anxiety and other difficult emotions. The Child Anxiety Network is designed to provide thorough, user-friendly information about child anxiety.

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  • Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs

    According to Maslow, there are general types of needs (physiological, safety, love, and esteem) that must be satisfied before a person can act unselfishly. He called these needs "deficiency needs." As long as we are motivated to satisfy these cravings, we are moving towards growth, toward self-actualization. Satisfying needs is healthy, blocking gratification makes us sick or evil.

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