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MENTAL MEASUREMENTS YEARBOOK
Mental Measurements Yearbook, produced by the Buros Institute at the Univer- Annual Review of Psychology
sity of Nebraska, provides users with a comprehensive guide to over 2,000 (Annual Reviews)
contemporary testing instruments. (Ebscohost) Presents critical review articles on
significant developments in all
PSYCARTICLES aspects of psychology.
Provides full text articles on current issues in psychology from respected
sources, spanning from 1988 to the present. Includes in this database are in- International Journal of Psychology
dexed in PsycINFO . (Ebscohost) (EBSCOhost)
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Contains full text in Portable Document Format (PDF) of scholarly book titles theory in basic and applied
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PSYCCRITQUES implications of the research reported.
A database containing full-text reviews of books, popular films, videos, and
software relevant to psychology. Weekly releases may also include a review of a Psychological Science
popular first-run film or a comparative review of several current trade books.. (EBSCOhost)
(Ovid) Presents authoritative articles of
Also see the databases JSTOR, Sage Premier, Proquest and WilsonWeb for more interest across all of psychological
psychology related articles. science, including brain and
behavior, clinical science, cognition,
learning and memory, social
psychology, and developmental
psychology. In addition to these full-
Books length articles.
Adolescence : Development, Diversity, Context, and Application - by Richard
Lerner Check the A to Z Journal List on
Call Number: HQ796 .L3815 the Library’s website for
Offers a unique integrated treatment of the central themes in the contempo- additional journal titles.
rary study of adolescence-development, diversity, context, and application.
Provides the bases of the developmental changes young people experience
during the adolescent period - Publisher
Can’t find full-text for the article
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developmental scientists, the dynamic changing nature of the subject, and the
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Intimate Violence: Attacks upon Psychic Interiority - by Joseph Scalia collections. You can check items
Call Number: RC569.5 .F3 S27 out from other libraries and have
Traditional analyses of domestic battery often point to the batterer's need for
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power and control to explain patterns of violent behavior. Offers a nonjudg-
mental and compassionate view of the interior life of all involved parties. found on the Library’s website.
There are more books to be found in the Library’s catalog.
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Members actively research, evaluate, diagnose, and treat psychiatric disorders and pride
themselves on giving direction to and responding quickly to new developments in ad-
dressing the health care needs of children and their families.
American Association of Christian Counselors Federal Resources
Committed to equip clinical, pastoral, and lay care-givers with Biblical truth and psycho- National Institute of Mental Health
social insights that ministers to hurting persons and helps them move to personal whole- http://www.nimh.nih.gov
ness, interpersonal competence, mental stability, and spiritual maturity. NIMH is the largest scientific organization in the
world dedicated to research focused on the
American Psychiatric Association understanding, treatment, and prevention of
http://www.psychiatry.org/ mental disorders and the promotion of mental
Claims to be “ the voice and conscience of modern psychiatry. Its vision is a society that health.
has available, accessible quality psychiatric diagnosis and treatment. “
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services
American Psychoanalytic Association Administration
APsaA, as a professional organization for psychoanalysts, focuses on education, research SAMHSA’s mission is to reduce the impact of
and membership development. substance abuse and mental illness on America’s
American Psychological Association
http://www.apa.org/ National Mental Health Information Center
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psychological knowledge to benefit society and improve people’s lives.
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Since 1968, the Christian Counseling & Educational Foundation has set the pace in bibli- (HHS) is the United States government's principal
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Focus on the Family
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brokenness in families, communities and societies worldwide through Christ. The purpose The NIH is a part of the U.S. Department of
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of redemption. medical research.
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Mark D. Puterbaugh
Information Services Librarian
Warner Memorial Library
Wednesday, January 20, 2010