UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENTS OF PSYCHIATRY
U of T
Pediatric Psychiatry Pamphlets
Articles written by Jim Chandler, MD, FRCPC a pediatric psychiatrist. Describes the diagnosis and treatment of common child and adolescent psychiatric disorders.
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
A site detailing common psychological problems in children, tips for parents, and links to other sites. Features a “Media” link for press releases.
About Our Kids
A site for parents featuring many articles about common pediatric psychiatry problems.
A resource site for the promoting mental health in the Canadian elderly population. Features the group’s history, membership, and newsletter.
American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry
Dedicated to raising awareness of mental health issues affecting the elderly. Site has a “Media” link for journalistic contacts.
A hyperlinked list of Psychiatry journals from
An Interdisciplinary Journal of Cognitive Science
Details treatment and approach to the growing problem of eating disorders.
International Journal of Psychoanalysis
Articles on Methodology, Psychoanalytic Theory & Technique, The History of Psychoanalysis, Clinical Contributions, Research and Life-Cycle Development, Education & Professional Issues, Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, and Interdisciplinary Studies.
PSYCHIATRIC ASSOCIATIONS AND ORGANIZATIONS
Canadian Mental Health Association
A site dedicated to helping mental health consumers, their friends and family. Has a “Media” link that includes press releases, contacts, and recent events.
A British site for mental health information, current mental health issues, list of members. Site has “press” link.
A forensic psychiatry site that lists bylaws, Academy mission statement, and members.
OTHER ONLINE RESOURCES
Internet Mental Health
Includes descriptions of the most common mental disorders, diagnosis, and the latest research findings for each disorders and medication. Also describes psychiatric medications and mental health publications.
A collection of articles written by psychiatrists answering commonly asked questions.
Centre for Clinical Research in Neuropsychiatry
Focuses on the aetiology, epidemiology, course and outcome of major psychiatric disorders in adults and children. The CCRN has a special interest in genetic and family studies.
Centre for Evidence Based Mental Health
Offers research and articles detailing evidence-based medicine and psychiatry
A detailed list/description of mental illnesses.