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Health & Health Care

Reference Books on this Topic

Encyclopedia of health & behavior

REF R726.5 .E53 2004

The Encyclopedia of mental health / editor-in-chief, Howard S. Friedman.

REF RA790 .E53 1998

Handbook of girls' and women's psychological health

REF HQ1206 .H2383 2006

Handbook of psychiatry in palliative medicine

REF RC451.4.T47 H36 2009

Our bodies, ourselves for the new century : a book by and for women / the Boston Women's Health Book Collective.

REF RA778 .N67 1998

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Find Books on this Topic

To find books in the Rider library collection on this and related subtopics, go to the online catalog's Subject search page and enter (or cut and paste) any of the following subject headings.

Clinical Health Psychology

Medical care--Psychological aspects.

Medicine and Psychology

Then click on one of the more specific subject terms to see lists of books on each of those topics.

Web Sites on this Topic

AmoebaWeb Psychology meta site

Current Topics in Psychology By Dr. Michael Fenichel 

FirstGov for Consumers:Health Links to federal health resources

Health Psychology From the American Psychological Association

Health Psychology and Searchable medical site

MEDLINEplus Health Information From the National Library of Medicine 

Mental Health America Resource Center From the National Mental Health Association

National Institute for Mental HealthPsychological Health Center From Dr. Koop's medical site

Psychology World Wide Web Virtual LibrarySocial Psychology Network Maintained by Scott Plous, Wesleyan University

Stanford Health Library Links to web sites, e-books and online videos

Other Websites:

Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law Legal advocacy organization for people with mental disabilities

Behavior Online Developed primarily for mental health professionals  

Clinically Psyched Established to keep psychology professionals, clinical psychology students and anyone with interest in the field of clinical psychology up to date Health From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services  

Intelihealth Comprehensive site on health topics, select mental health

MedWeb From Emory University; Select Mental Health

Mental Health Resources From; Includes original articles

Mental Help Net Comprehensive site

Personality Project Searchable site on personality psychology

PlanetPsych Directory and search engine for psychological self-help topics

Psych Web Portal to psychology web sites

Psychological Tutorials and DemonstrationsSchool Psychology Resources Online Comprehensive site for psychologists, parents and educators

 Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology Inc.Web of Addictions Comprehensive site on alcohol and other addictions

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