- AllPsych Online
This web site contains “over 920 individual, cross referenced, web pages and an estimated
3000 pages of printed material. AllPsych is referenced by over 100 colleges and universities
in ten countries and receives an average of 3,000 unique visitors and 10,000 page
views every day.”
- Approaches to Teaching & Learning Psychology
This web site contains an on-line textbook, Approaches to Teaching & Learning Psychology, by William Glassman. The book focuses on describing the theoretical approaches used
in modern psychology.
- Encyclopedia of Psychology
This web site contains a large number of links to other sites that provide information
on careers in psychology, psychological organizations, theoretical approaches in psychology,
the history of psychology, psychological publications, and much more.
- The Psi Cafe: A Psychology Resource Site
This web site “is committed to providing links to (high quality) web sites that emphasize
psychological issues. It is the vision of the Psi Cafe to operate as a gateway to
the vast amount of information and resources that can be found on the Internet about
the general field of psychology; the various sub fields; classic, as well as current,
theories/research in psychology; psychology programs, institutes, associations, and
organizations; as well as application of psychological issues in everyday life.”
- Psychology Matters—Psychological Applications in Daily Life
This web site is a “compendium of psychological research that demonstrates the application
and value of psychological science in our everyday lives.”
- Psychology Wiki
This web site aims “to provide an up-to-date, authoritative statement of knowledge,
theory, and practice in the whole field of psychology. The site is written to serve
both staff and students of our academic community, to inform professionals, both in
training and in the field, and to provide information for the people we seek to help.”
- Psychology Degree
Search over 200 online Psychology Degrees
- The Brain From Top to Bottom
This excellent web site contains information on the structures and functions of the
brain. The reader is provided with a number of options for using the site to learn
about the brain.
- Mind Brain & Behavior 1
“The goal of MBB1 is to help you understand [the] fundamentals of how the structure
and function of the nervous system generate reflex, cognitive, and emotional behaviors.”
- On The Brain
This web site contains issues of a newsletter about brain research published by The
Harvard Mahoney Neuroscience Institute.
- Psychology & Neuroscience Links
This web site contains links to neuroscience search engines, neuroscience sites, neuroanatomy
sites, psychopharmocology sites, and general psychology sites.
- “Traumatic Brain Injury Resource Guide
This web site “is the internet’s central source of information, services and products
relating to traumatic brain injury, brain injury recovery, and post-acute rehabilitation.”
- Understanding Evolution
This web site “is a non-commercial, education website, teaching the science and history
of evolutionary biology. [It] is here to help you understand what evolution is, how
it works, how it factors into your life, how research in evolutionary biology is performed,
and how ideas in this area have changed over time.”
Careers in Psychology
- A Student’s Guide to Careers in the Helping Professions
“This online guide describes 15 helping professions both within and outside psychology.
For each of the helping professions, information is provided on typical job duties,
job outlook, potential earnings, required professional degrees, finding graduate programs,
and graduate entrance requirements, and sources of additional information.”
- In-Depth information regarding a Psychology Degree http://www.psychologydegree.com
Critical Thinking About Psychology
- Critical Thinking Lessons for Psychology: Themes & Variations (6th ed.)
This web site contains critical-thinking lessons written by Jeffry Ricker for Wayne
- Critical thinking lessons for Psychology Applied to Modern Life: Adjustment in the 21st Century.
This web site contains critical-thinking lessons written by Jeffry Ricker for Wayne
Weiten’s & Margaret Lloyd’s textbook.
- Introduction to the Psychological Sciences
History of Psychology
- Classics in the History of Psychology
This web site contains a large number of original articles, essays, and books important
in the history of psychology.
- History & Philosophy of Psychology Web Resources
This web site contains information about professional historical & philosophical societies,
university programs in history and/or philosophy of psychology, historical web sites,
general archives, collections, online books, journals, & books for sale.
- Today in the History of Psychology
This web site contains “The American Psychological Association Historical Database
[which] is a collection of dates and brief descriptions of over 3100 events in the
history of psychology.
Intelligence & Intelligence Testing
- Human Intelligence: Historical Influences, Current Controversies, Teaching Resources
This web site “includes biographical profiles of people who have influenced the development
of intelligence theory and testing, in-depth articles exploring current controversies
related to human intelligence, and resources for teachers.”
The Paranormal & Parapsychology
- Skeptical Inquirer: Online Articles
This site contains articles taking a skeptical approach to paranormal claims, including
those involving mind and behavior.
- Great Ideas in Personality
This web site examines scientific research programs in personality psychology. The
research programs “are offered as candidates for the title ‘great ideas’; whether
they are indeed great remains an open question.”
Philosophy of Psychology
- Mind & Body: René Descartes to William James
This web site outlines “the rise of experimental psychology as it occurred at the
interface between philosophical analyses of the mind/world relationship and physiological
conceptions of the nervous system as a sensory-motor device mediating between the
mind and the world.”
Psychology of Humor
- Psychology Humor
This web site is just what the title says it is: a collection of psychology-related
humor. It is “a member of the Science Humor Webring, despite the fact that psychology isn’t really a science.”
Psychology of Religion
- Psychology of Religion Pages (by Michael Nielsen)
This web site is a general introduction to the psychology of religion. It serves “as
a resource for people interested in psychological aspects of religious belief and
Sleep & Sleep Disorders
- Attention Deficit Disorder: Click for Video
Here’s a fun list to explore for phobias from A to Z (no Q’s or Y’s). There are also
links to interesting (how phobias are named) and useful (e.g., treatment) resources.
At its Web site, WebMD Corporation offers a wide range of information to individuals
in the medical field and to the general public. At its home page, you can conduct
a search for any topic related to the medical field (including psychological disorders).
Enter “phobia” and see what comes up. You may find articles on specific phobias, symptoms,
prevalence, causes, diagnostic criteria, and treatment as well as links for more in-depth
The National Institute of Mental Health offers a vast library of information on mental
health and mental illness. This particular site is a four-page article titled “Frequently
Asked Questions About Suicide,” including what you should do if you believe someone
you know is suicidal (and MUCH more).
Medscape, one of the WebMD sites, offers an extraordinary array of information to
the public on medical and psychological topics (including continuing education classes
for health care professionals). This particular site is an interview with Gary Sachs,
MD, on assessing mood disorders.
DrugWatch.com is a comprehensive Web site database featuring extensive information
about thousands of different medications and drugs currently on the market or previously
available worldwide. DrugWatch.com includes up-to-date information about prescription
and over-the-counter medications and includes details about associated side effects
to aid in the protection of patients and consumers.The resources available on DrugWatch.com
are provided to offer visitors free and accurate information to aid in the understanding
of various medications and conditions. The content on the site may help consumers
formulate questions for medical professionals and alert the public about important
information regarding potentially dangerous side effects associated with certain medications.
By providing FDA alerts, drug interactions, and potential side effects on the site,
patients have access to valuable knowledge that could enhance their ability to voice
concerns with their doctor and improve their quality of care.
Autism Speaks Resource Guide
National Center for Autism Resources & Education
Aquatic Therapy for Children with Autism