April 2012 - Internet Resources Digest

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Resources on Clinical Psychology and Counseling

Internet Resources Digest
April 2012

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Resources on Clinical Psychology and Counseling


Collections of Links and Resources


Clinical Psychology Links by TopicClinical Psychology Links by Topic

Links related to a variety of clinical problems, therapy, mental health organizations, and more. Maintained by professor Scott Plous, Department of Psycholgy, Wesleyan University, USA.
http://www.socialpsychology.org/clinical.htm

Clinical Psychology ResourcesClinical Psychology Resources

Clinicalpsychology.net was created as an online informational resource for individuals looking to pursue clinical psychology-related education and careers. It covers various topics ranging from what you can do with a clinical psychology degree, links to related resources, and information about this specific field within the job market.
http://www.clinicalpsychology.net/clinical-psychology-resources

Clinical Psychology Subject GuideClinical Psychology Subject Guide

Use this guide as a starting point to finding relevant information for your research. From the Lancaster University Library, UK.
http://lancaster.libguides.com/clinpsy

CounsellingResource.com 

CounsellingResource.comPsychology, therapy and mental health resources. Open access to information about counselling and psychotherapy helps clients to make more informed choices and helps practitioners to develop the services they provide. Overseen by an international advisory board of distinguished academic faculty and mental health professionals with decades of clinical and research experience in the US, UK and Europe, CounsellingResource.com provides peer-reviewed  information.
http://counsellingresource.com/


Journals

Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology

Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology

The JCCP publishes original contributions on the following topics: the development, validity, and use of techniques of diagnosis and treatment of disordered behavior; studies of a variety of populations that have clinical interest, including but not limited to medical patients, ethnic minorities, persons with serious mental illness, and community samples, studies of psychosocial aspects of health behaviors. From the American Psychological Association. Access to full-text through HINARI.
http://www.apa.org/pubs/journals/ccp/

Journal of Counseling PsychologyJournal of Counseling Psychology

This journal  publishes empirical research in the areas of counseling activities (including assessment, interventions, consultation, supervision, training, prevention, and psychological education); career development and vocational psychology; diversity and underrepresented populations in relation to counseling activities; the development of new measures to be used in counseling activities; professional issues in counseling psychology. From the American Psychological Association. Access to full-text through HINARI. 
http://www.apa.org/pubs/journals/cou/

British Journal of Clinical PsychologyBritish Journal of Clinical Psychology

The British Journal of Clinical Psychology publishes original research, both empirical and theoretical, on all aspects of clinical psychology: clinical and abnormal psychology descriptive or experimental studies; etiology, assessment and treatment of psychological disorders; biological influences on individual behavior; studies of psychological interventions and treatment on individuals, dyads, families and groups. Access to full-text through HINARI.
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/(ISSN)2044-8260

Clinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry 

Clinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry

Clinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry is an international peer reviewed journal that brings together clinically oriented work of the highest distinction from an international and multidisciplinary perspective, offering comprehensive coverage of clinical and treatment issues across the range of treatment modalities. Abstracts and sample issues free. Free online trial for psychology and counseling journals from this publisher.
http://www.sagepub.com/journalsProdDesc.nav?prodId=Journal200869

Journal of Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology

Journal of Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology

Official journal for the Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology (Division53), American Psychological Association. It publishes original contributions on the following topics: (a) the development and evaluation of assessment and intervention techniques for use with clinical child and adolescent populations; (b) the development and maintenance of clinical child and adolescent problems; (c) cross-cultural and sociodemographic issues that have a clear bearing on clinical child and adolescent psychology in terms of theory, research, or practice; and (d) training and professional practice in clinical child and adolescent psychology, as well as child advocacy. Free access to selected articles. Access to full-text through HINARI.
http://www.tandfonline.com/loi/hcap20/

Clinical Psychologist

Clinical Psychologist

Journal of the Australian Psychological Society’s College of Clinical Psychologists. It covers a range of topics of broad general relevance to psychologists working in clinical and health settings, including assessment and treatment of psychopathology. The aim is to publish high quality peer-reviewed articles within this broad scope. Access to full-text through HINARI. March 2012 free Special Issue: Children and Health Psychology.
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/(ISSN)1742-9552

Clinical Social Work JournalClinical Social Work Journal

Founded in 1973, the Clinical Social Work Journal publishes leading, peer-reviewed original articles relevant to contemporary clinical practice with individuals, couples, families, and groups. It also presents innovations in theoretical, practice, evidence-based clinical research, and interdisciplinary approaches. You can read the most downloaded articles for free. Access to full-text through HINARI.
http://www.springer.com/psychology/journal/10615

Journal of Social and Clinical PsychologyJournal of Social and Clinical Psychology

This journal is devoted to the application of theory and research from social psychology toward the better understanding of human adaptation and adjustment, including both the alleviation of psychological problems and distress (e.g., psychopathology) and the enhancement of psychological well-being among the psychologically healthy. Access to full-text through HINARI.
http://guilfordjournals.com/loi/jscp

Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical SettingsJournal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings

The official journal of the Association of Psychologists in Academic Health Centers (APAHC). It publishes clinical articles that reflect single-case design methodology; literature reviews that serve as a basis for new techniques, heuristic research challenges, or exemplary clinical material; and papers that address philosophical issues surrounding training models at different educational levels. This Journal is an international forum for the publication of peer-reviewed original papers on both applied and basic research as related to the work of psychologists in medical settings and with all patient groups. Selected open access and free sample articles. Access to full-text through HINARI.
http://www.springerlink.com/content/104897/?MUD=MP

The Counseling Psychologist

The Counseling Psychologist

From The Division of Counseling Psychology of the American Psychological Association. This journal focuses on topics in such diverse areas as counseling HIV-infected clients, lesbian and gay clients, the counseling relationship, cross-cultural counseling, and victimization. Free online trial for psychology and counseling journals from this publisher. Access to full-text through HINARI.
http://tcp.sagepub.com/

Patient Education and CounselingPatient Education and Counseling

An interdisciplinary, international journal for patient education and health promotion researchers, managers, physicians, nurses and other health care providers. The journal seeks to explore and elucidate educational, counseling and communication models in health care. Free sample issues and selected articles. Access to full-text through HINARI.
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/07383991


Teaching and Training

Teaching Clinical PsychologyTeaching Clinical Psychology

This site is devoted to sharing ideas and resources for teaching clinical psychology, especially undergraduate courses on abnormal psychology, psychotherapy, group dynamics, psychological testing, and clinical components of introductory psychology. By John Suler, Ph.D - Rider University.
http://www-usr.rider.edu/~suler/tcp.html

Couples HIV Counseling and Testing Intervention and Training Curriculum

Couples HIV Counseling and Testing Intervention and Training Curriculum

Through the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), has collaborated with the Rwanda Zambia HIV Research Group (RZHRG), the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM), and other national and international partners to develop the Couples HIV Counseling and Testing (CHCT) Intervention and Training Curriculum. It was developed in response to increased demand from field partners for interventions and training that would help them address the complex issues related to HIV counseling and testing with couples.
http://www.cdc.gov/globalaids/Resources/prevention/chct.html

Psychosocial counselling and social work with clients and their families in the Somali context: a facilitator’s guide

Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights. This handbook is "designed to be used as training support handbook for helping professionals in the Somali context. The focus is on psychosocial needs for the rehabilitation of persons with trauma, mental health related forms of distress and those who have experienced gender based violence and gender related abuses. The guidelines are intended to assist staffs, who are concerned with providing protection and assistance to refugees and IDP". 
http://www.grtitalia.org/PCSWEnglish.pdf


Related AIHA Resources

Evidence-based Social Work. Health Resources Digest, December 2008
http://www.eurasiahealth.org/attaches/99895/digest_Dec08Eng.pdf


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