Links

There are over 114 million web-pages on psychology. Rather than being another portal we have selected few links that may help you find what you want. If you know a particularly good site you can suggest a link 

 

HPCA Act: Scopes & Qualifications
New Zealand Psychologists Board: http://www.psychologistsboard.org.nz
Office of the Clerk of the House of Representatives: http://www.clerk.parliament.govt.nz

Psychology and other associations
The Australian Clinical Psychology Association: http://www.acpa.org.au/

American Psychological Association: http://www.apa.org/

The Australian Psychological Society: http://www.psychology.org.au
British Psychological Society: http://www.bps.org.uk/index.cfm
Canadian Psychological Association: http://www.cpa.ca
Association of Contextual and Behavioural Science (ACT and RFT): http://www.contextualpsychology.org
New Zealand Psychological Society: http://www.psychology.org.nz
Sex Therapy New Zealand: www.sextherapy.co.nz
New Zealand Psychologists working with Older people: http://nzpops.co.nz

Australia & N.Z. Association of Psychiatry, Psychology and Law (ANZAPPL): http://www.anzappl.org/index.htm

 AHA logohttp://www.alliedhealth.org.nz/ 

Training providers

Dialectical Behaviour Therapy consultation and training in New Zealand: http://www.dbtnz.co.nz/

Behavioural Techhttp://behavioraltech.org

 

Resources for mental health conditions and treatments

National Addiction Centre (Alcohol, Drugs & Addiction): http://www.nctd.org.nz
Psych Central: http://www.psychcentral.com
US National Institute of Mental Health: http://www.nimh.nih.gov/
Healthgate (free medline): http://www.healthgate.com
Contextual Psychology Website (ACT and RFT – lots of papers and interesting material – you need to be a member but subs are values-based): http://www.contextualpsychology.org 

SPARX: a computer program that helps young people learn skills to deal with feeling down, depressed or stressed: https://sparx.org.nz/

Beating the Blues: an evidence-based online CBT programme for the treatment of depression : http://www.beatingtheblues.co.nz/about-beating-the-blues.html

Defense Centers of Excellence for for psychological health and traumatic brain injury: http://www.dcoe.mil/

US Department of Veteran Affairs: National Center for PTSD: http://www.ptsd.va.gov/

Scientific American: Mind: http://www.scientificamerican.com/magazine/mind/home/

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)  Transforming the understanding
and treatment of mental illnesses: http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/index.shtml

Psych Central: Symptoms and treatments of mental health disorders: http://psychcentral.com/disorders/

Project Know: Understanding Addiction: http://www.projectknow.com/research/behavioral-health/

Psychwire: for researchers, practitioners and allied professionals of mental health and behavioral science: http://psychwire.org/Login 

Mental Health Foundation: http://www.mentalhealth.org.nz

Mindfulness in NZ: A practical toolkit for Kiwi men: http://mindfulnessnz.co.nz/

 

New Zealand Government
Ministry of Health: http://www.health.govt.nz/
Privacy Commissioner: http://www.privacy.org.nz
Health and Disability Commissioner: http://www.hdc.org.nz
Mental Health Commission: http://www.mhc.govt.nz
Human Rights Commission: http://www.hrc.co.nz
The New Zealand Health Information Service: http://www.nzhis.govt.nz
New Zealand Government Online: http://www.govt.nz
Ministry of Maori Development: http://www.tpk.govt.nz

 

New Zealand general health sites

Allied Health Professional Associations’ Forum: http://www.alliedhealth.org.nz/

Knowledge Basket: http://www.knowledge-basket.co.nz/
Hauora Maori: http://www.healthsite.co.nz/hauora_maori
New Zealand Health Online: http://www.nzhealth.co.nz
Mental Health Foundation: http://www.mentalhealth.org.nz
Women’s Health Action: http://www.womens-health.org.nz
South Island Alcohol and Other Drugs Services Review:

National Association of Loss and Grief, New Zealand/NALAG (NZ): http://www.nalag.org.nz/index.html

 

Overseas Conference Sites
Albert Ellis Institute http://www.rebt.org/
Australian Association for Cognitive Behavior Therapy http://www.aacbt.org.au/Conference/index.htm
American Psychological Association http://www.apa.org/convention06/
Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy http://www.aabt.org/
Beck Institute for Cognitive Therapy and Research http://www.beckinstitute.org/
British Association of Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies http://www.babcp.org.uk/
Canadian Cognitive Workshops http://www.cognitiveworkshops.com/
Cape Cod Institute http://www.cape.org/
Contextual Psychology (ACT and RFT site combined) http://contextualpsychology.org/
European Association for Behaviour and Cognitive Therapies http://www.eabct.com/
World Congresses of Cognitive and Behaviour Therapy http://www.wcbct.org/
Australian Association for Cognitive and Behavioural Therapy: http://www.aacbtqld.org.au/
 

Psychology practices

Psychology Associates – Dunedin http://psychologyassociates.co.nz