Resources

 

Organizations, Websites, Self-Tests

Below is a list of some of the organizations, resources and websites that have been particularly helpful for many of the individuals and couples with whom I have worked.

General Resources

- American Psychological Association Help Center  http://www.apa.org/ helpcenter

- Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy  www.abct.org

– The Gottman Relationship Institute  www.gottman.com

Minnesota Couples On The Brink Project  http://bit.ly/1dbVAQv

Gay Couples Institute Blog  http://www.gaycouplesinstitute.org/blog/

– DrugRehab.com  https://www.drugrehab.com/co-occurring-disorder/

Help for an Intervention   https://www.drugrehab.com/interventionists/ 

– Online database for medication safety    www.rxdangers.com  

- New Hampshire drug and addiction information   https://www.addictioncenter.com/rehabs/new- hampshire/    

                                    

Links To Self-Report Instruments and Personality Tests:

1. For an inventory of symptoms of psychological trauma  TraumaSymptomChecklist.pdf

2. Adult Attachment Style Survey                                                                                        http://www.web-research-design.net/cgi-bin/crq/crq.pl   

3. Dissociative Experiences Scale http://counsellingresource.com/quizzes/des/index.html

4. Jasper-Goldberg Adult Attention Deficit Disorder Test http://counsellingresource.com/quizzes/adhd/index.html

5. K10 Test for Anxiety and Depression, http://counsellingresource.com/quizzes/depression-anxiety/index.html

6. Goldberg Bipolar Spectrum Screening Questionnaire                                                 http://counsellingresource.com/quizzes/goldberg-bipolar/index.html

7. CES-D Screening Test for Depression http://counsellingresource.com/quizzes/cesd/index.html

8. Michigan Alcohol Screening Test (MAST) http://counsellingresource.com/quizzes/alcohol-mast/index.html

9. Myers-Briggs Temperament Analysis (brief version)                                                  http://www.humanmetrics.com/cgi-win/JTypes2.asp

10. Enneagram Peronality Type http://guidedselfhealing.org/enneagram/egram_survey.php

11. Adult Personality Conflict Style Inventory   http://www.cecool.com/Uploads/Files/ADULT-PERSONAL-CONFLICT-STYLE-INVENTORY.pdf

12. North Carolina State University Conflict Management Styles Quiz                     http://www.ncsu.edu/grad/preparing-future-leaders/docs/conflict-management-styles-quiz.pdf

13. Where are you on the psychopathy spectrum? Take the test                                    https://www.buzzfeed.com/tomchivers/where-are-you-on-the-psychopathy-spectrum#.dtwNMdQx4 

14. What is your “grit” score? Take the test                                                                   http://angeladuckworth.com/grit-scale

Free Downloads

From time to time I will post Free Downloads from various organizations, including The Couples Center. Feel free to download, read and share.                                                       Here are some which may be of interest:

Daily Reminders of the Eight Key Practices Essential to a Happy, Fulfilled Life                                       Susan Lager, LICSW 

- Free Psychology Related Info on iTunes U

- “Top 10″ List for Couples: (forms of touch, affirmations, quality time, etc): 

   http://www.healthymarriageinfo.org/couples/lists-for-couples/index.aspx#1

Couples and Money:

  http://www.councilforrelationships.org/resources/articles/money-arguments_3-6-   06.shtml

The Premarital Conversation:

  http://www.smartmarriages.com/PreMarital.Conversation.pdf

 

Links to Useful Articles

Personal Experiences of Depression from BuzzFeed:

“If  My Depression Could Speak, This is What I’d Ask It”                                           

    http://www.buzzfeed.com/maggyvaneijk/how-bad-will-you-get#

-  “13 Lies Your Depression is Telling You”

    http://www.buzzfeed.com/maggyvaneijk/its-a-human-experience#.jbEBRX37

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