Development & Personality

Facts on Personality Disorders
Facts about personality disorders from the National Mental Health Association.


Personality Disorders
Symptoms, treatment, links, support groups and other resources related to personality disorders.


Personality Disorders Foundation
Educational resources for personality disorder sufferers and their families.


Journal of Abnormal Psychology
Links to abstracts and full-text articles on personality disorders and other topics related to abnormal psychology.


Antisocial Personality Disorder and Psychopathy
An analysis of the distinction by Robert Hare, a researcher involved in assessing psychopathy and antisocial personality disorder.


Borderline Personality Disorder
This site is devoted exclusively to the topic of the Borderline personality disorder.


Dialectical behavior therapy
Read about dialectical behavior therapy, an approach for treating Borderline personality disorder that has shown considerable promise.


Online Assessment
Take an online assessment for personality disorders from New York University School of Medicine.


Narcissistic Personality Disorder
A resource for narcissistic personality disorder.


Avoidant Personality Disorder
A web based resource with information about Avoidant personality disorder and its treatment.


Depression and Bipolar disorder
The National Institute of Mental Health site devoted to depression and bipolar disorder.


National Depressive and Manic-Depressive Association
This is the site of the National Depressive and Manic-Depressive Association. It has information about risk factors in the mood disorders, and links to other information about and treatment for mood disorders.


Depression Resources
This is one of the largest Internet resources on depression, supported by Bristol-Myers Squibb, a pharmaceutical company.


Depression
This is another large depression site, maintained by the National Foundation for Depressive Illness. Note that only the top-level domain name (org vs. com) separates this site from the previous site.


Efficacy of Depression Treatments
Read a summary (and access the full report) of the Government's meta-analysis of hundreds of studies about the efficacy of depression treatment, as well as their recommendations for the treatment of depressive disorders.

 

Pathway to Empowerment

A site dedicated to empowering youth, which offers programs in peer mentoring, educational group trips, apprenticeship, professional shadowing, and job matching.