PsycINFO covers the academic, research and practice literature in psychology for more than 45 countries and in over 30 languages covering the period from 1983 to date. It includes relevant information from related disciplines such as medicine, psychiatry, education, social work, law, criminology, social science and organizational behaviour. The database also includes the full-text content of approximately 280 psychology journals.
ProQuest Psychology Journals provides abstracts and indexing for more than 640 titles, with over 540 titles available in full text. Users get access to charts, diagrams, graphs, tables, photos, and other graphical elements essential to psychological research.
The DSM-5 Library includes Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders : DSM-5-TR (2022) ; DSM-5 (2013) ; DSM-5 Clinical Cases ; DSM-5 Handbook of Differential Diagnosis ; and DSM-5 Handbook on the Cultural Formulation Interview.
"The American Psychiatric Association’s Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) is a classification of mental disorders with associated criteria designed to facilitate more reliable diagnoses of these disorders. With successive editions over the past 60 years, it has become a standard reference for clinical practice in the mental health field." - From Preface.
The Video Journal of Counseling and Therapy is a streaming video collection of the latest in research and best practice methods in the fields of counseling, mental health, and psychology. The collection features presentations from world-renowned researchers and clinicians, such as Donald Meichenbaum, John Gottman, Marsha Linehan, Deepak Chopra, and Salvador Minuchin. Much like traditional, text-based academic journals, The Video Journal of Counseling and Therapy will provide the most up-to-date content in counseling and psychology. Database users may create their own custom playlists and video clips.
Streaming training videos, reenactments, and footage of actual therapy sessions covering counselling, psychiatry and psychology.
"Counseling and Therapy in Video provides the largest and richest online collection of video available for the study of social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling—400 hours and more than 330 videos on completion. The collection's wealth of video and multiplicity of perspectives allow students and scholars to see, experience, and study counseling in ways never before possible".--Website
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Health and Society in Video is a unique online collection of streaming documentaries focusing on health issues and their impact on society. Health and the human condition have become important components for studies in sociology, culture, ethics, government, public policy, and other disciplines that examine how people interact with the world. Covering a vast array of topics such as pediatric AIDS, breast cancer, the Obama administration’s healthcare plan, addiction, hospice care, Alzheimer’s disease, organ donation, malnutrition, access to healthcare, and other issues. The collection bridges the often significant gap between science and public understanding, presenting the realities of illness, treatment and the modern healthcare system around the world, and examining the tumultuous history of society’s response to pandemics and other health crises.
You can now search across all books and journals under the Oxford Academic banner including the different Psychology and Neuroscience Series.
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