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  • British Psychoanalytical Society

    The British Psychoanalytical Society was founded in 1919. Soon after, the Institute of Psychoanalysis was established to administer the Society's activities. These include: the development of the theory and practice of psychoanalysis, the training and further education of psychoanalysts, the provision of treatment through the London Clinic of psychoanalysis, publishing books and journals, research and public lectures.

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  • B. F. Skinner Foundation

    The B. F. Skinner Foundation was established in 1987 to publish significant literary and scientific works in the analysis of behavior and to educate both professionals and the public about the science of behavior.

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  • Psychonomic Society

    The Psychonomic Society promotes the communication of scientific research in psychology and allied sciences. Its members are qualified to conduct and supervise scientific research, must hold the PhD degree or equivalent, and must have published significant research other than the doctoral dissertation.

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  • Society for the Advancement of Behavior Analysis (SABA)

    SABA exists to secure and administer private funds in support of behavior analysis. These activities include, but are not limited to, the advancement of basic knowledge about behavior analysis and the applications of that knowledge to problems of developmental disabilities, and other areas.

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  • The International Behaviorology Association (ISB)

    The International Behaviorology Association (ISB) is dedicated to forwarding the science of contingent behavior relations as developed and championed by B.F. Skinner.

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  • ABA's Job Placement Services

    ABA helps match employers with qualified job applicants in behavior analysis through the Job Placement Service (JPS).

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  • APS - Job Listings

    A searchable database of job listings that appeared in the American Psychological Society (APS) Observer.

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  • Anxiety Disorders

    Provides information on anxiety disorders, panic disorder (which is sometimes accompanied by agoraphobia), obsessive-compulsive disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, phobias, and generalized anxiety disorder.

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  • Psychopathic Sexual Sadists

    The practical application of this study can be found in assessing the future dangerousness of these type of killers who can be diagnosed as suffering from Antisocial Personality Disorder and Sexual Sadism. Given the frequent reference in the academic literature as well as the popular media to serial murderers as "psychopathic sexual sadists," the author examined the extent to which clinical criteria for Antisocial Personality Disorder and Sexual Sadism were met by a sample of serial murderers whose cases were documented in the journalistic, academic, and law enforcement literatures.

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  • NIMH - Press Room

    Press releases, media advisories, and much more. From the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH).

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  • Grace Helen Kent

    Kent worked on studying association at Kings Park (New York) State Hospital on Long Island, resulting in the famous Kent-Rosanoff Free Association Test. It was a Psychiatric screening instrument that was one of the first to have objective scoring and objective norms.

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  • Atlases of the Brain

    Brain and spinal cord images from the University of Utah.

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