PsycINFO® is an electronic bibliographic database that provides abstracts and citations for the scholarly literature in the field of psychology and behavioral sciences. It contains over 4 million references of peer-reviewed literature from the early 1800s to the present.
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The Intelligent Clinician's Guide to the DSM-5® by Joel ParisThe Intelligent Clinician's Guide to the DSM-5 explores all revisions to the latest version of the Diagnostic and Statistics Manual, and shows clinicians how they can best apply the strong points and shortcomings of psychiatry's most contentious resource.
The goal of the CDC division of Mental Health is to increase awareness of mental illness as an important public health problem and the importance of mental health promotion and mental illness prevention.
This website offers an extensive collection of the institute’s statistics on the prevalence, treatment, and costs of mental disorders. Also useful are sections on mental health-related disabilities and suicide. This easy-to-use site helps users find charts based on prevalence, disability, suicide and cost. Available graphs can be downloaded to PDFs.
“The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s) Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) is a state-based system of health surveys that collects information on health risk behaviors, preventive health practices, and health care access primarily related to chronic disease and injury. For many states, the BRFSS is the only available source of timely, accurate data on health-related behaviors.”
The IBHC Measures Atlas provides a list of measures relevant to integrated behavioral health care. Users can search for measures by the name, functional domain (e.g., care team expertise, patient satisfaction), or measurement goal (e.g., build an integrated care team, improve quality).