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The medical specialty concerned with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of mental illness, and prevention of mental and emotional disorders.

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Advanced Psychiatry  -  A new understanding of our human psyche.  3/5
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Archive of General Psychiatry - An excellent site covering in-depth are the areas of medical psychiatry.   5/5
Archives of LIAISON-PSYCHIATRY@JISCMAIL.AC.UK - From Liaison Psychiatry. 3/5
Can Psychiatry be retrieved from the Biological Approach?  - An Article.  3/5
Centre for Evidence-Based Mental Health - UK - The purpose of Evidence-Based Mental Health is to alert clinicians working in the field of mental health to important and clinically relevant advances in aetiology, therapy (including specific interventions and systems of care), diagnosis, outcome research and economics. The journal does this by selecting original and review articles from the literature whose results are most likely to be both accurate and clinically useful. The articles are then summarised in value-added abstracts and a commentary by a clinical expert is added.  3/5
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Center for Quality Assessment and Improvement in Mental Health - Based at the Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and McLean Hospital, CQAIMH develops and tests methods to evaluate the quality of mental health care. The website will feature a comprehensive inventory of mental health quality measures, funded by the US Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. These quality measures will be useful to clinicians, care managers, payers, services researchers, and others involved in the assessment and improvement of mental health care. The site will also provide a Consumer Guide to Obtaining Quality Mental Health Care. 4/5
Community and Social Psychiatry - This page is being developed as the Community and Social Psychiatry website.If you are interested in community and social psychiatry please let me know1/5
Curing the Therapeutic State - Thomas Szasz on the medicalization of American life.  3/5
Doxys - Psychiatry, Psychology and Behavior - Psychiatry Links Page.  2/5
Dr. Corelli's MH Resource Page - Psychiatry resource site  3/5
ECT On-Line - There are two kinds of people... Those that divide people into two kinds and those that dont! The published literature on ECT can be approximately divided into two groups. 3/5
Evidence Based Mental Health (EBMH)  - On Line. 3/5
Futurcom in Psychiatry -  The Janssen-Cilag schizophrenia website. Some sections are password controlled, although passwords are free.  3/5
Hanover Psychiatric Journal - Electronic Journals.  3/5
  How Do I Become a Psychiatrist? - There are many steps toward becoming a psychiatrist. It is imperative you understand what a commitment it is to have a career in psychiatry. You will be in school for a number of years (usually around seven-eight years) before being able to practice as a psychiatrist. Guide to Becoming a Psychiatrist from howtobecomeapsychiatrist.org. 3/5
Insects in Psychiatry - Insects have profoundly influenced our culture through time, and it is therefore not surprising that they feature prominently in some psychiatric disorders. 3/5
Journal of Clinical Psychiatry   3/5
Journal of Psychiatry and Mental Health Disorders Library - A journal of advances in psychiatry covers all mental health disorders. Paid subscription of 9.95 Us dollars per year required.  3/5
Lobotomy Information. 3/5
Peter Breggin, MD - The Center for the Study of Psychiatry and Psychology Index  3/5
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Psychiatry Matters  - Stay up-to-date with the latest developments in psychiatry. News, webzine, PubMed, drug database, diagnoses and treatment tools to make your professional life easier. 4/5
PsyBar PLC - Psychological / Psychiatric Advice.  2/5
Psychiatric Treatment Guidelines - Expert Consensus Guidelines.  3/5
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Psychiatry.com - Extremely good site. 4/5
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Royal College of Psychiatrists - The best. 5/5
The Psychiatric Review of Symptoms: A Screening Tool for Family Physicians - An Article.   3/5
Yale University Department of Psychiatry  - Acquiring and disseminating new scientific knowledge pertinent to the causes and treatments of severe neuropsychiatric disorders and to serving as a model of exemplary mental health care for students and society.  3/5
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