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Contains journal articles, book chapters, books, dissertations, and technical reports, in the field of psychology and the psychological aspects of related disciplines, such as medicine, psychiatry, sociology, education, and many more.
Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection This link opens in a new window
Covers topics such as emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, and observational and experimental methods. Dates as far back as 1965.
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Training videos for psychotherapy and counseling.
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Includes more than 15 million citations for biomedical articles back to the 1950s from MEDLINE and additional life science journals.
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Offers coverage of the scholarly literature from all subdisciplines of sociology, including criminology, ethnic and racial studies, gender studies, marriage & family, social psychology, social work, substance abuse, and many others.
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Tests and Measures
Guide to finding psychological tests and evaluations, including full-text tests.
APA Concise Dictionary of Psychology by
Publication Date: 2008
Includes 10,000 entries offering clear and authoritative definitions; balanced coverage of more than 90 subareas across the field of psychology; and thousands of incisive cross-references that deepen the user's understanding of related topics.
The Oxford Handbook of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology by
Publication Date: 2019
A state-of-the-science volume providing comprehensive coverage of the psychological problems and disorders of childhood. International in scope, the book features scholarship penned by the discipline's most eminent scientists and practitioners.
The Oxford Handbook of Clinical Psychology by
Publication Date: 2014
Comprising chapters from the foremost scholars in clinical psychology, the handbook provides even and authoritative coverage of the research, practice, and policy factors that combine to form today's clinical psychology landscape.