Web Resources

American Psych Assoc Web Resource from APA's Puyallup Counselors American Psychological Association (APA)
This well organized and accessible website contains information on a diverse array of topics related to psychology. Descriptions of and psychological interventions for many different mental health concerns are portrayed. There is a catalogue of books for both professionals and laypeople printed by APA Books. Other topics such as recent research findings, careers in psychology and current news stories are presented.
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Anxiety & Depression Assoc Web Resource from Allenmore Counseling in Tacoma, WA Anxiety And Depression Association of America (ADAA)
A number of Anxiety Disorders including Generalized Anxiety Disorder and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, as well as Depressive Disorders are illustrated. Descriptions are offered for each disorder and available treatments are depicted. Useful tips and lifestyle alterations to deal with each disorder are offered. Stories written by individuals overcoming these disorders de-stigmatizes them and provides hope for recovery.
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Mayo Clinic Website Recommendation from Allenmore's Olympia, WA Counseling Outreach Mayo Clinic
The Mayo Clinic website is a valuable resource for understanding the range of medical and mental disorders which can afflict us. It can be searched by the name of the disorder or disease or the currently experienced symptoms. For each disease or disorder, potential causes, diagnostic tests, treatments and lifestyle changes to support recovery are outlined in an easily navigated format.
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ADD Assoc Website Recommendation from APA's Federal Way, WA Counselors Attention Deficit Disorder Association (ADDA)
An ADHD fact sheet, articles on organization and time management and FAQs are some of the topics covered in this user friendly website created by the Attention Deficit Disorder Association. How to deal with a variety of issues, such as school accommodations provide a truly useful resource for individuals living with ADHD and their loved ones. An online bookstore offers additional opportunities to learn about ADHD.
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EMDRIA Web Resource from Allenmore's Olympia, WA Counselors Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing International Association (EMDRIA)
This authoritative website on Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy (EMDR) contains definitions of EMDR, how it works, problems which can be treated and the research evidence base for EMDR’s effectiveness. Readers can learn how EMDR was developed and search the Francine Shapiro Library for articles on topics of interest.
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