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Psychiatry: Home

Quick Links

Below are links to the major databases for psychiatry - and some help with using them.
Click on the Databases tab in the toolbar at the top of the page to see a more extensive list.

  • DSM Library Use the DSM Legacy link on the DSM Library site to see previous editions
  • PsycINFO PsycINFO indexes all of the material in the following APA products:-
    So you don’t need to search individual databases separately.
  • PsycINFO Help

Cochrane Mental Health

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This guide is to assist you with the use of the Library's resources for psychiatry, and traumatic stress studies, and to provide a selection of links to web sites which may be useful to those practising or studying in these fields.

Additional resources are available from the University's Discipline of Psychiatry and the Centre for Traumatic Stress Studies

Psychiatry and Mental Health News

All in the Mind
Presented by Natasha Mitchell, this is Radio National's weekly foray into all things mental – a program about the mind, brain and behaviour.

BBC Radio 4 All in the Mind

Health Report - Mental Health
From Radio National with Norman Swan.

Guardian - Society - Mental Health
Mental health news from the Guardian newspaper in the U.K.

MedPage Today Psychiatry News
Co-developed by MedPage Today, LLC and the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.

Psychiatric News
From the American Psychiatric Association.

Psychiatry & Mental Health News - Medscape

Psychiatry Update
Psychiatry Update offers the latest news and opinion on a wide range of clinical and political issues relevant to Australian psychiatrists, as well as coverage of the leading national and international conferences. Content is free but you will need to register to obtain a login.

Radio National. All In The Mind

Radio National - Life Matters

TED Talks - Mental Health
TED is a nonprofit organisation devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. It started out (in 1984) as a conference bringing together people from three worlds: Technology, Entertainment, and Design. Since then its scope has become ever broader.

Full text of a number of Australian and overseas newspapers is available on the web to the University's staff and students. Click here for details of the databases involved.

NHS - Mental Health

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Robert Franchini, Vikki Langton
Vikki: 8313 5248
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ABC News - Mental Health