Links                       

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Below are several consumer Web sites that may be of interest to you.

Title: Addiction Ed.org
Owner: Addiction Technology Transfer Center
URL: http://www.nattc.org/addictionEd/index.asp

Title: American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists' Violence Against Women Webpage
Owner: American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
URL: http://www.acog.org

Title: APA HelpCenter
Owner: American Psychological Association
URL: http://helping.apa.org

Title: Bodymindresources.com
Owner: Liam Keever LMT
URL: http://www.bodymindresources.com

Title: British Journal of Sports Medicine
Owner: BMJ Publishing Group of the BMA
URL: http://bjsm.bmjjournals.com/

Title: CBS Healthwatch
Owner: CBS Broadcasting Inc.
URL: http://www.cbsnews.com/sections/health/main204.shtml

Title: CNN Health Section
Owner: CNN
URL: http://www.cnn.com/HEALTH

Title: Discovery Health
Owner: Discovery.com Inc.
URL: http://health.discovery.com/

Title: drkoop
Owner: drkoop.com
URL: http://www.drkoop.com/template.asp?ap=93

Title: Go Ask Alice
Owner: Heathwise, Columbia University
URL: http://www.goaskalice.columbia.edu

Title: Health World Online
Owner: Health World Online
URL: http://www.healthy.net

Title: healthAtoZ.com
Owner: Medical Network Inc.
URL: http://www.healthatoz.com

Title: HealthCentral.com
Owner: HealthCentral.com
URL: http://www.healthcentral.com/home/home.cfm

Title: Health Finder
Owner: U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services
URL: http://www.healthfinder.gov

Title: Mayo Clinic
Owner: Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
URL: http://www.mayoclinic.com

Title: Internet Mental Health
Owner: Dr. Phillip Long
URL: http://www.mentalhealth.com

Title: Knowledge Exchange Network
Owner: Center for Mental Health Services
URL: http://www.mentalhealth.org

Title: Medscape Psychiatry Section
Owner:Medscape
URL: http://www.medscape.com/px/urlinfo

Title: Mental Health Links
Owner: Dr. Robert Hsiung
URL: http://www.dr-bob.org/mental.html

Title: Mental Health Net/Self-Help Resources
Owner: Mental Health Net and CMHC Systems, Inc.
URL: http://www.mentalhelp.net/selfhelp/

Title: National Alliance for the Mentally Ill
Owner: National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI)
URL: http://www.nami.org

Title: National Institute of Mental Health
Owner: National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
URL: http://www.nihm.nih.gov

Title: National Mental Health Association
Owner: National Mental Health Association
URL: http://www.nmha.org

Title: OnHealth
Owner: OnHealth Network Company
URL: http://www.onhealth.com

Title: Paniccure.com
Owner: Agoraphobia and Panic Disorder (APD) Foundation
URL: http://www.paniccure.com

Title: Psych Center
Owner: John M. Grohol, PsyD
URL: http://psychcentral.com

Title: Psych Web
Owner: Russ Dewey
URL: http://www.psychwww.com

Title: Self-Confidence.co.uk
Owner: Uncommon Knowledge LTD
URL: http://www.self-confidence.co.uk/

Title: USA Today's Health Section
Owner: USA Today
URL: http://www.usatoday.com/news/health/front.htm

Title: WebMD
Owner: Healtheon/WebMD Corporation
URL: http://www.webmd.com

Alcohol and Drug abuse/dependency related information
Title: Dual Diagnosis Web Site (addiction disorder and mental illness)
Owner: Kathleen Sciacca
URL: http://www.erols.com/ksciacca

Title: Join Together Online (addition disorders and drug-related violence)
Owner: Boston University School of Public Health
URL: http://www.jointogether.org/home/

Title: Office of National Drug Control Policy
Owner: Office of National Drug Control Policy
URL: http://www.whitehousedrugpolicy.gov

Title: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Owner: SAMHSA
URL: http://www.samhsa.gov

Title:SAMHSA's National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information
Owner: SAMHSA
URL: http://www.health.org

Title: Tobacco Information and Prevention Source
Owner: National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
URL: http://www.cdc.gov/tobacco

Addiction-Free Pain Management
http://www.addiction-free.com
This site is a good resource for individuals with chronic pain and addiction issues (or their families and friends) where they will find helpful tools for developing a recovery and relapse prevention plan. The Addiction-Free Pain Management System can assist people as they move from victim to empowerment by utilizing effective addiction-free chronic pain management and recovery interventions.

For psychiatric drugs and other drugs information
Title: Drugs.com Drug Checker
Owner: drugs.com
URL: http://www.drugs.com/drug_interactions.html

Title: Healthanswers.com
Owner: Healthanswers.com
URL: http://www.healthanswers.com

Title: Merck (this site also includes info on mental disorders)
Owner: Merck
URL: http://www.merck.com

Title: Psychopharmacology and Drug References
Owner: Mental Health Net
URL: http://mentalhelp.net/poc/extpage.php?type=med

Title: Psychopharmacology Tips
Owner: Dr. Robert Hsiung
URL: http://www.dr-bob.org/tips

For information on Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Title: David Baldwin's Trauma Information Pages
Owner: Dr. David Baldwin
URL: http://www.trauma-pages.com

Title: National Center for PTSD
Owner: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
URL: http://www.ncptsd.org

Professional organizations/associations
Title: American Psychiatric Association
URL: http://www.psych.org

Title: American Psychological Association
URL: http://www.apa.org

Title: National Association of Social Workers
URL: http://www.naswdc.org

Title: American Association of Counseling
URL: http://www.counseling.org
Title: Albert Ellis Institute
URL: http://www.rebt.org
Title: American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
URL: http://www.aacap.org
Title: American Medical Association
URL: http://www.ama.org

Title: American Psychiatric Nurses Association
URL: http://www.apna.org

Title: Canadian Pyschological Association
URL: http://www.cpa.org

Title: Clinical Social Work Federation
URL: http://www.cswf.org

Title: International Dyslexia Association (IDA)
URL: http://www.interdys.org

Title: National Center For Learning Disabilities (NCLD)
URL: http://www.ld.org

For researching psychological and medical topics
Title: U.S. Department of Education Clearinghouse for assessment and education
URL: http://www.ericae.net

Alternative Medicine
Title: Herb Research Foundation (visit "Online Greenpapers)
URL: http://www.herbs.org

Wellness/Preventive Medicine
Title: American Academy of Family Physicians (check the self-care flowcharts)
URL: http://familydoctor.org/

Title: American College of Obstetrics and Gynecologists
URL: http://www.acog.org

Title: National Women's Health Information Center
URL: http://www.4women.org

Health Associations and Specific Disease Sites
Title: American Cancer Society
http://www.cancer.org/docroot/home/index.asp

Title: American Heart Association
URL: http://www.americanheart.org

Title: Arthritis National Research Foundation
URL: http://www.curearthritis.org

Title: Yoursurgery.com
URL: http://www.yoursurgery.com

Title: Center for Disease Control (visit "Straight Facts on Diseases)
URL: http://www.cdc.gov

Title: Medscape (visit "Medline")
URL: http://www.medscape.com

Title: Selective Mutism and Childhood Anxiety Disorders
Owner: Selective Mutism Group Inc.
URL: http://www.selectivemutism.org

Miscellaneous

Mental Help Net
The oldest and largest mental health educational and community resource on the internet is the Forbes.com favorite mental health website for 2001. Here you will find thousands of informational and syndicated news articles on topics in mental health, reviewed links, and a thriving community. Clinical Psychologist Mark Dombeck, Ph.D. answers your questions in a regular advice column.
www.mentalhelp.net

Family Therapy Net
Providing free advice and online marriage counseling, online family counseling, marriage guidance, family therapy, and advice for stepfamilies and codependency
www.familytherapynet.com

The Holistic Health Guide
Your online guine to symptoms and their treatment with alternative therapies.
www.holisticguide.net

LifeClinic.Com
An award-winning online resource for health information and health tracking. lifeclinic.com provides interactive and easy-to-use health management tools specifically designed to help individuals with high blood pressure, high cholesterol and diabetes to improve and/or maintain their health over time.
www.lifeclinic.com

Center for Divinity
Our mission is to focus on Spiritual Growth and Inner Peace.
www.centerfordivinity.com

Self-Healing Expressions
Providing spiritual healing, new age gifts, guided meditation and holistic education through courses dealing with alternative healing, new age healing, holistic health and healing prayer
www.selfhealingexpressions.com

Aim For Herbs All Natural Health
Wholesale health, herbal, and juicing products, health articles, links and more!
www.aimforherbs.com

Bio-Energy System Services
The Nudels' Distant Healing and Energy Assessment, how- to-do books on energy healing.
www.bioenergy-services.com

Multidimensions.Com
Spiritual healing techniques for holistic health. Multidimensions.com offers books and tapes for cognitive psychology and energy healing.
www.multidimensions.com

Self Esteem Advisory Service:
Everything you ever wanted to know about building self esteem in children, adults and yourself - All in one place. Come and visit us. Free articles, Q+A service and more...
www.SelfEsteemAdvisoryService.com

Tension Headaches
How to get permanent relief from chronic tension headaches. The place to go to learn how to get rid of chronic tension headaches.
www.tensionheadaches.com

Will I Go Crazy?
Ever wondered . . .Will I go crazy? For a psychologist's answer, or just to have a lot of fun, click on:
www.willigocrazy.org

Mountain Valley Center's Resources for Well Being
Including Feng Shui Supplies, Sound Healing Tools, Aromatherapy, Free Article Library, Certified Continuing Education, Polarity Therapy, a Public Labyrinth Park, and more!
www.mountainvalleycenter.com

Auburn School of Health & Wellness
National Certification in the Healing Arts
www.yogassage.net.

Free Your Soul To Free Your Mind
Experience profound healing through Spiritual Response Therapy! Discover the remarkable freedom from anxiety and stress. At last, higher quality of life and relationships, risk free!
www.althealingeric.com

Stephen F. Grinstead, LMFT, ACRPS
Specializing in Addiction-Free Pain Management
sgrinstead@addiction-free.com
www.addiction-free.com
Phone/Fax (916) 419-1674

Women's Information Network website!
We offer a unique directory of referral services to fit your every need! We have local and national listings of 12 step groups, charitable organizations, shelters, hotlines and so much more!
www.womensinfonet.com

www.OptimalThinking.com
The Optimal Thinking global community website for personal and professional optimization! Articles, seminars, speeches, products, consultations, and writing services to optimize -- not merely improve -- your life.
www.OptimalThinking.com

Trichotillomania Help
www.trichotillomaniahelp.com

www.life-cycles-destiny.com
For insights in life-cycles, consciousness, course of life, relationship, child raising, job, career, business, study and destiny.
http://www.life-cycles-destiny.com

Eating Disorder Referral and Information Center
We provide referrals to eating disorder practitioners, treatment facilities, and support groups. Referrals to eating disorder specialists are offered at no charge as a community service. In addition, we offer general information to the public about the treatment and prevention of eating disorders and we hope to promote social attitudes that enhance a healthy body image and self-esteem.
http://www.edreferral.com

Hypno-Mind-Power
Change Your Mind, Change Your Life - You Can Have All The Success You've Ever Wanted
http://www.hypnomindpower.com

Awakening Path
When was the last time you felt as free and innocent as a child? Deep within you is the source of all perfection, and you can touch that source once again. At last, you can realize the incredible nature of who you really are...
http://www.awakeningpath.com/index.html

Inspiration2Go - Fill Your Life With Joy, Freedom and Inspiration
Our series of motivation articles, e-books, newsletter and personal counseling will empower and motivate you to create an abundance of joy, freedom and inspiration in your daily life.
www.inspiration2go.com

Building Self Esteem
Building self esteem and self confidence with tips, free courses, recommended books and lots more!
www.more-selfesteem.com

"Success Methods"
We give you the knowledge to start on your personal Path to Success. Sign up now for our FREE 9-part success course!"
www.SuccessMethods.org

Gopi Krishna
This page features writings from Gopi Krishna regarding Kundalini, higher consciousness, and the need for research into mystical experience and the evolution of the brain.
www.ecomall.com/gopikrishna

CAM OnLine: NLP CDs, Coaching & Personal Development Books/Cds
Amongst the leading personal development sites. Over 100 products/services on nlp, coaching, training, team building, leadership, motivation, relationships, parenting, self improvement & personal growth! Authors include Deepak Chopra, Anthony Robbins & Brian Tracy.
http://www.coachingandmentoringonline.com

Social Anxiety Disorder - Shyness
This Web site offers a novel on shyness, free articles on Social Anxiety Disorder and Shyness, Social Anxiety Disorder and Shyness Directory.
http://www.social-anxiety-shyness-info.com

Viniyoga: appropriate application of asana, pranayama, chanting, prayer, and ritual respecting individual needs
The American Viniyoga Institute (AVI) offers trainings, seminars, retreats, and books on the application of yoga for therapeutic purposes to promote healing for the mind, body, and heart.
www.viniyoga.com