The following is the current list of sites/topics to which links are available from this menu. Please click on any topic that interests you to link to relevant web site.

Medication Drug Information
A powerful link via The National Library of Medicine “Pub Med” resource

MGH Womens Mental Health
Current standards on psych meds and pregnancy from MGH

Osher Center for Integrative Medicine
Mindfulness based stress reduction and other integrative medicine therapies

New York Times Health News Update

The National Library of Medicine
The National Library of Medicine’s search service to access the 9 million citations in MEDLINE and Pre-MEDLINE (with links to participating on-line journals), and other related databases.

NAMI California [the National Alliance on Mental Illness]
is a tax-exempt, non-profit organization of 76 affiliated groups with a total membership of over 14,000. It is a statewide advocacy group of families, friends, recovering persons with mental illness and professionals who are dedicated to improving the care, treatment, rehabilitation and status of people with mental illness and the pursuit of cures through research.

Drug Abuse Prevention Information
Where, for example, you can look up specific info about many drugs of abuse. SAMHSA’s National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information a service of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.

Smoking Cessation Helper
Created at the Institute of Social and Preventative Medicine of the University of Geneva.

Postpartum Support International (PSI)
Postpartum Support International (PSI) was founded in 1987 by Jane Honikman in Santa Barbara, California. The purpose of the organization is to increase awareness among public and professional communities about the emotional changes that women experience during pregnancy and postpartum.

Two good sites for mindfulness based meditation are Spirit Rock and the California Vipassana Center.

Please note: Bay Psychiatric Associates is not responsible for the content or veracity of any information or medical opinions, direct or implied medical suggestions, that may be found on any linked web site, now or in the future.