Online Behavioral Sciences Resources

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Behavioral Sciences Resources

To help our students explore the diverse field of psychology, we have assembled a variety of interesting, innovative, thought provoking websites, videos and articles. The websites and articles come from a variety of sources and are intended to help our students explore the many facets of the psychology field and to function as a supplement to the course materials. The videos presented here were gathered from various TED Talks. TED: Ideas worth spreading is a nonprofit devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks (18 minutes or less).

Your success is our goal.
Explore the the following interesting and informative content to expand your knowledge.  Murl Tucker, CCU Academic Vice President
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  • American Heart Association
    Our mission is to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. That single purpose drives all we do.

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    CDC researchers, scientists, doctors, nurses, economists, communicators, educators, technologists, epidemiologists and many other professionals all contribute their expertise to improving public health.

  • National Institutes of Health
    The National Institutes of Health (NIH), a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services External Web Site Policy , is the nation’s medical research agency—making important discoveries that improve health and save lives.

  • The American Psychiatric Association
    Founded in 1844, the American Psychiatric Association is the world’s largest psychiatric organization. It is a medical specialty society representing growing membership of more than 35,000 psychiatrists. Its member physicians work together to ensure humane care and effective treatment for all persons with mental disorders, including intellectual disabilities and substance use disorders. APA is the voice and conscience of modern psychiatry.

  • American Counseling Association
    As the world's largest association representing professional counselors in various practice settings, the American Counseling Association stands ready to serve nearly 55,000 members with the resources they need to make a difference. From webinars, publications, and journals to Conference education sessions and legislative action alerts, ACA is where counseling professionals turn for powerful, credible content and support.

  • Mental Health America
    Founded in 1909, Mental Health America is the nation’s leading community-based network dedicated to helping all Americans achieve wellness by living mentally healthier lives.

  • National Alliance on Mental Illness
    NAMI is the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. NAMI advocates for access to services, treatment, supports and research and is steadfast in its commitment to raise awareness and build a community for hope for all of those in need.

  • Psych Central
    The Internet’s largest and oldest independent mental health social network. Since 1995, it has been run by mental health professionals offering reliable, trusted information and over 200 support groups to consumers.

  • Careers in Psychology
    What kind of career paths can you choose from as a psychology major? Here are just a few of the many exciting options open to graduates.

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