Helpful Resources

Talking Ted Talks

    •    Susan Cain -  The Power of Introverts
    •    Brene Brown - The Power of Vulnerability
    •    Brene Brown -  Listening to shame
    •    Jill Bolte Taylor -  Stroke of Insight
    •    Andy Puddicombe -  All it takes is 10 mindful minutes
    •    Cameron Russell -  Looks aren't everything.  Believe me, I'm a model
    •    Amy Cuddy -  Your Body Language Shapes Who You Are

Organizations, Campaigns & Foundations

Holistic Wellness Inspiration

Medical Resources

Holistic Doctors

Nutrition

Wisdom

Products and Lifestyle

Wellness Centers

 Yoga Resources

Mental Health Resources and Online Links

  • DSM Online - The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders is published by the American Psychiatric Association.
  • Mental Health Matters - Information and resources about mental health issues for consumers, professionals, students and supporters.
  • Mental Health Net
  • Mental Health Resources About.com - About.com offers in-depth coverage on a range of mental health issues
  • Mental Illnesses/Disorders - SAMHSA
  • PsychCentral.com One-stop index for psychology, support, and mental health issues, resources, and people on the Internet, since 1992.
  • PsychiatryOnline - The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychiatry.
  • Psychwatch - The Online Resource for Professionals in Psychology and Psychiatry.
  • Healthlinks - An Online Healthcare and Medical Information Portal.
  • Mental-Health-Matters.com - Articles, information and resources on mental health and mental illness, psychological symptoms, traditional and alternative treatments, and medications for psychiatric disorders.
  • Psych Links - Mental Health and self help resources.
  • Shrink Tank - Comprehensive clinical information site and other therapy.
  • GoodTherapy.org - A site that takes a holistic approach to Psychotherapy which offers some good resources as well.
  • PsychologyToday.com - A helpful site with related articles of interest and blog posts.
  • Questia.com - This site offers a comprehensive library of books.
  • Psybersquare.com - A useful site with many relevant articles.
  • 4therapy.com - This site has helpful articles and resources related to mental health.
  • kimseelbrede.com - My website with resources and other helpful mental health and wellness information including:  EMDR therapy, Brainspotting, Somatic Experiencing, psychotherapy, integrative therapy, guided imagery, stress reduction, lifestyle consulting and more.

Associations

Addiction Resources

Adolescent Resources

Anxiety Disorders

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Body Image 

Borderline Personality Disorder

Child Abuse and Domestic Violence

Chronic Fatigue

Compulsive Behaviors

Depression

Developmental Disorders

Diagnosis

Dissociation and Trauma

Eating Disorders

EMDR Resources

  • EMDR Therapist Network - Find an EMDR therapist in New York City
  • EMDRIA - Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) International Association
  • EMDR Institute - Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) support and resources

Family Therapy

Hypnosis

Psychotherapy Agencies and Clinics 

Medications

Hormone Support (PMS, PMDD, Post Partum Depression, Menopause)

Relationships

  • Divorce Source - A Legal resource for divorce, custody, alimony and support.
  • Equality in Marriage - Educating Men and Women about the Importance of Equality in Marriage and Divorce.
  • Millennium Divorce - Developed by divorce lawyers and divorce attorneys, this website provides information and services on a wide variety of issues related to separation, divorce and child custody throughout all 50 states.
  • SelfGrowth.com - SelfGrowth.com is the definitive guide to personal growth, self-improvement, and self-help. It also has extensive links related to divorce.

Personality Disorders

Self Harm/Self Injurious Behaviors

Sexuality

Somatic Experiencing

Suicide Awareness

Thyroid/Adrenal Resources

Trauma

Journals and Magazines

Research and Press

Blogroll

Interesting Blogs about therapy, psychotherapy, psychology, neurobiology and more

Mental Health Links 

Addiction and Recovery 

Alcoholics Anonymous 

Center for On-Line Addiction
SAMHSA's Substance Abuse/Addiction 

SAMHSA's Treatment and Recovery 

Web of Addictions

Anxiety Disorders 

Answers to Your Questions About Panic Disorder

National Center for PTSD 

Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), Mayo Clinic 

Calm Clinic

Associations & Institutes 

American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 

American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy 

American Counseling Association 

American Psychiatric Association 

American Psychological Association 

Association for Psychological Science 

Canadian Mental Health Association 

Center for Mental Health Services 

National Institute of Mental Health 

Mental Health America 

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder 

ADDA - Attention Deficit Disorder Association 

Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, NIMH 

Born to Explore: The Other Side of ADD/ADHD

Child Abuse and Domestic Violence 

Childhelp USA® 

SAMHSA's Children and Families 

SAMHSA's Protection and Advocacy 

Questions and Answers about Memories of Childhood Abuse 

The National Domestic Violence Hotline Website

Chronic Fatigue 

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Depression 

Bipolar Disorder News - Pendulum.org 

Depression and How Therapy Can Help 

Depression Screening 

Depression Test, Symptoms of Depression, Signs of Depression

Developmental Disorders 

Asperger's Disorder 

NeuroWeb 

Yale Autism Program

Diagnosis 

DSM-IV-TR: Diagnoses and Criteria

Dissociation and Traumatic Stress 

Sidran Traumatic Stress Institute

Eating Disorders 

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics 

Something Fishy

Journals & Magazines 

ADHD Report 

Anxiety, Stress and Coping 

Autism 

Childhood 

Contemporary Hypnosis 

Dementia 

Depression and Anxiety 

Drug and Alcohol Review 

Dyslexia 

Early Child Development and Care 

Eating Disorders 

Educational Assessment 

Journal of Gambling Studies 

Journal of Happiness Studies 

Journal of Mental Health and Aging 

Journal of Sex & Marital Therapy 

Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology 

Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment 

Language and Cognitive Processes 

Loss, Grief & Care 

Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities

Metaphor and Symbol 

Neuropsychological Rehabilitation 

Parenting 

Personal Relationships 

Personality and Individual Differences 

Psychiatric Bulletin 

Psychology of Men & Masculinity 

Psychology Today 

Stress and Health 

Studies in Gender and Sexuality 

Substance Abuse 

Trauma, Violence & Abuse

Medications and Health Supplements 

Drug Interactions, Drugs.com 

Drug Interactions, DIRECT 

Medical Dictionary 

Medications, FDA 

Medication, Internet Mental Health 

Medications, PDR 

Medline, Comparison 

Multivitamins

Mental Health Care General Links 

CounsellingResource.com 

Internet Mental Health 

Let’s Talk Facts, APA 

Mental Health Counselor Resources, About.com 

Mental Help Net 

PsychCentral.com 

University of Michigan Health Library 

Web Sites You Can Trust, Medical Library Association

Personality Disorders 

Mental Help Net - Personality Disorders 

Personality Disorders - Focus Adolescent Counselor Services 

Suicide Awareness and Hotlines 

SAMHSA's Suicide Prevention 

Suicide Awareness Voices of Education 

Suicide: Read This First

Additional Mental Health Care & Counseling Resources 

Disaster/Trauma 

HIV/AIDS 

Interpretation of Dreams 

Keirsey (Myers-Briggs) Temperament Sorter 

Signs of Menopause, Symptoms of Menopause

Recommended Reading

Psychotherapy, Psychoanalysis and General Psychology Books:

The Interpersonal World of the Infant: A View from Psychoanalysis and Developmental Psychology - Daniel N. Stern

An Elementary Textbook of Psychoanalysis - Charles Brenner

Psychoanalytic Diagnosis: Understanding Personality in Structure in the Clinical Process - Nancy McWilliams PhD.

Relational Concepts in Psychoanalysis:  An Integration - Stephen A. Mitchell

Object Relations Theory and Clinical Psychoanalysis - Otto F. Kernberg

Self Help:

Why Is It Always About You: The Seven Deadly sins of Narcissism - Sandy Hotchkiss & James F Masterson

The Drama of the Gifted Child:  The Search for the True Self - Alice Miller

The Worry Cure:  Seven Steps to Stop Worry from Stopping You - Robert L. Leahy.   The Worry Cure is his new, comprehensive approach to help you identify, challenge, and overcome all types of worry, using the most recent research and his more than two decades of experience in treating patients.

Freeing Yourself from the Narcissist in Your Life - Linda Martinez-Lewi. In Freeing Yourself from the Narcissist in Your Life, psychotherapist Linda Martinez-Lewi presents an in-depth and supportive plan for identifying, understanding, and dealing with high level narcissistic behavior in those close to you.

Unchained Memories:  True Stories of Traumatic Memories Lost and Found - Lenore Terr

Touched with Fire:  Manic-Depressive Illness and the Artistic Temperament - Kay Redfield Jamison

Trapped in the Mirror - Elan Golomb.  The difficulties experienced by adult children of narcissists can manifest themselves in many ways: for examples, physical self-loathing that takes form of overeating, anorexia, or bulimia; a self-destructive streak that causes poor job performance and rocky personal relationships; or a struggle with the self that is perpetuated in the adult’s interaction with his or her own children.

Loves Executioner - Irvin D. Yalom.  The collection of ten absorbing tales by master psychotherapist Irvin D. Yalom uncovers the mysteries, frustrations, pathos, and humor at the heart of the therapeutic encounter. In recounting his patients’ dilemmas, the author provides a glimpse into their personal desires and motivations and his own struggles to reconcile his all-too human responses with his sensibility as a psychiatrist.

Trauma and Recovery:  The Aftermath of Violence — from Domestic Abuse to Political Terror - Judith Herman

Thoughts Without a Thinker:  Psychotherapy From A Buddhist Perspective - Mark Epstein.  Thoughts Without a Thinker is a major contribution to today’s exploding discussion of how Eastern spirituality can enhance Western psychology. In it, Mark Epstein argues that the contemplative traditions of the East can be extremely beneficial to patients, not just in helping them recognize their problems, but by giving them the strength to heal.