Specific Psychiatric Disorders

 

Anorexia / Bulemia / Eating Disorders - signs, symptoms, and how to help
http://www.state.sc.us/dmh/anorexia/

Assessment and Treatment of Serious/Chronic Mental Illness
http://www.state.sc.us/dmh/clinical/chronic.htm
Summary of basic issues and techniques involved in the identification, assessment and treatment/rehabilitation of individuals with serious, chronic mental illness. It lists and briefly describes general considerations and specific bio-psycho-social interventions.

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
http://www.chadd.org/
Sponsored by C.H.A.D.D. (Children and Adults With Attention Deficit Disorder) who claims it is the nation's largest ADD organization.
 
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder - Patient and Family Guide
http://www.psychguides.com/pfg10.php
Companion site to the Treatment Guidelines site. It contains information for patients, families and mental health professionals. 

Treatment Guidelines
http://www.psychguides.com/
Contains the "expert consensus" treatment guidelines for bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and obsessive-compulsive disorder.

 

 

Updated 9-19-13