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APA Style Essentials
The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (APA, 6th ed., 2010) provides a comprehensive reference guide to writing using APA style, organization, and content. The purpose of this article is to provide a common core of elements of APA style of minimal writing standards for any assignment that specifies APA style.
http://www.vanguard.edu/psychology/faculty/douglas-degelman/apa-style/ - 19-Jun-2003 - Hits: 9215 - Rate This | Details
APA Style Help: How to Cite Internet Articles and Websites
An APA style guide reference that gives you the specifics and examples on how to cite online articles, Web sites, and other Internet resources.
http://www.apastyle.org/apa-style-help.aspx - 19-Jun-2003 - Hits: 5297 - Rate This | Details
Free open-source tools and resources for mental health professionals. Psychology Tools, a central repository for materials useful to psychologists and other mental health professionals aim is to provide free downloads of copyright-free materials, and also links to copyright materials.
This site does not just encourage a "psychology-by-numbers" approach, but does feel strongly that psychologists could benefit by sharing resources which they have developed and find useful in their daily work. It should also be a useful resource to trainees looking to develop their skills.
http://www.psychology.tools/ - 19-Feb-2009 - Hits: 3844 - Rate This | Details
Writing with Style: A Hypertext Writing Guide
This hypertext guide is an attempt to make the style of writing used in the field of psychology clear to you. It summarizes a lot of the material available in the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (APA, 4th edition, 1995) and is oriented toward undergraduate students.
http://www4.uwsp.edu/psych/mp/APA/apa4b.htm - 19-Jun-2003 - Hits: 1321 - Rate This | Details
Really intersting blog of the very best in psychology from around the world, run by the bps.
http://bps-research-digest.blogspot.com/ - 10-Oct-2006 - Hits: 283 - Rate This | Details
The resource and training components of the Mindframe National Media Initiative are managed by the Hunter Institute of Mental Health.The mission of The Institute is to promote mental health and to improve the outcomes for people affected by a mental illness and suicide through education and training, health promotion, research and evaluation.
http://www.mindframe-media.info/for-media/reporting-mental-illness - 22-Sep-2014 - Hits: 77 - Rate This | Details
Misuse of Psychological Tests in Forensic Settings: Some Horrible Examples
Psychological tests are often used inappropriately and are misinterpreted and overinterpreted in the forensic setting. This harms the person being evaluated and interferes with the cause of justice. It also does a disservice to the reputation of psychologists and the science of psychology. Actual examples of misuse of particular techniques and tests and misinterpretation illustrate what has been done in forensic settings.
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Oxford Bibliographies: Psychology
Developed cooperatively with scholars and librarians worldwide, Oxford Bibliographies offers exclusive, authoritative research guides. Combining the best features of an annotated bibliography and a high-level encyclopedia, this cutting-edge resource guides researchers to the best available scholarship across a wide variety of subjects.
http://www.oxfordbibliographies.com/obo/page/psychology - 27-Apr-2012 - Hits: 124 - Rate This | Details
PsychData Online Surveys
Create online surveys with confidence and ease. PsychData provides superior and IRB-preferred online survey services that are uniquely engineered to protect the integrity of social science research and sensitive data. A free trial survey is offered.
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