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Best Websites: Psychology

Links to government, educational, and organizational websites that provide quality psychology-related information and resources.

Psychology Videos

The Brain: Teaching Modules
This site from Annenberg Media includes 32 video modules (from 5 to 20 minutes in length) and a guide. Developed from the original series The Brain, extensive footage and research into the inner workings of the brain, including findings on Alzheimer's disease, schizophrenia, autism, Parkinson's disease, and many other topics are provided.
http://www.learner.org/resources/series142.html

Discovering Psychology
This site from Annenberg Media includes 26 half-hour video programs on the basics of psychology including an overview of historic and current theories of human behavior.
http://www.learner.org/resources/series138.html

Growing Old in a New Age
This site from Annenberg Media includes 13 one-hour video programs. Information on the four ways that age is measured — chronologically, biologically, psychologically, and socially common misconceptions about aging is provided. Also included are discussions on new roles for elders, intergenerational alliances, resource allocation, and artificial attempts to prolong life.
http://www.learner.org/resources/series84.html

The Mind: Teaching Modules
This site from Annenberg Media includes 35 video modules (from 5 to 20 minutes in length) and a guide. The modules present current findings on language processing, drug treatment and addictions, and cognitive development throughout the life span. The programs also cover mood and personality disorders, and pain and its treatment.
http://www.learner.org/resources/series150.html

Seasons of Life
This site from Annenberg Media provides a video instructional series in developmental psychology for college and high school classrooms and adult learners including 5 one-hour video programs. Each program focuses on a different stage of life: Infancy and Early Childhood (birth to age 5), Childhood and Adolescence (ages 6-20), Early Adulthood (ages 20-40), Middle Adulthood (ages 40-60), and Late Adulthood (ages 60+).
http://www.learner.org/resources/series54.html

The World of Abnormal Psychology
This site from Annenberg Media includes 13 one-hour video programs which provide a look at psychological disorders and their impact on behavior. The series explores current theory and practice in the treatment of the mentally ill.
http://www.learner.org/resources/series60.html

 

Last Updated 6/19/2017