4Psych is a website designed for undergraduate medical students to enhance their learning experience in psychiatry. For those dedicated to their studies, easily accessible are course materials, videos, learning scenarios and other resources. For those interested in a little bit more, there are links to clinical practice  guidelines, sleep medicine, evidenced-based medicine and patient mental health information. For those who had a long and stressful day, stop by and check out our Student Wellbeing corner.



   
Attachment-related Resources  Additional Resources

 Documents

Lecture slides and course material available to view online or download. 


 Student Wellbeing

Stressed? Not smiling as much as this harp seal? Find help at the student wellbeing corner.

 Videos

Watch and learn from psychiatric interviews and related discussions.

 

 Sleep Medicine

Interested in sleep? Here's where to find out more about sleeping and insomnias.

 Scenarios

Our Pschiatry Assessment Teaching Software (PATS) is now available online. Dive in.


Patient Information

Patient-orientated sites giving information on mental health disorders.

 Library

Take a nice break and read a textbook. Hard copies or electronic, find them at the library page.

 Evidence-Based Medicine

Someone else did the research so you didn't have to. Links to mental health EBM here.

 Practice Guidelines

Evidenced-based practice guidelines from APA, NICE and WHO.  Learn how to do it right.

 

 Careers

Thinking of psychiatry as a potential career? Learn more from this RANZCP video.

     

Computer Requirements

 PC Recommended Requirements
  
 Software:
 Operating system
 Javascript-enabled web browser
 Media player
 Document reader
 Windows XP or Vista
 Firefox 3 (preferred) or Internet Explorer 7
 Flash Player 9
 Adobe Reader
  
 Hardware:
 Processor
 Memory
 Internet
 1Ghz
 512Mb
 Broadband
  
 MAC Recommended Requirements
  
 Software:
 Operating system
 Javascript-enabled web browser
 Media player
 Document reader
 OSX 10.1
 Firefox 3 (preferred) or Safari 2.0
 Flash Player 9
 Adobe Reader
  
 Hardware:
 Processor
 Memory
 Internet
 1GHz
 512Mb
 Broadband
  

Credits

Platform Design:
 Tony Fernando
 Bobby Lin

CourseBuilder Developers:
 Wen-Chen Hol
 Craig Housley

Video Editing:
 Richard Smith

Library Page Design:
  Sue Foggin

Copyright Assistance:
 Melanie Johnson

Career Video Provider:
 Lyndy Matthews

 

All images were sourced from Encyclopaedia Britannica Image Quest.

A special thanks to the actors within the videos and learning scenarios. 

Contact Details

Associate Professor Sally Merry
 Postion:

 Associate Professor
 
Psychological Medicine
 School of Medicine

 Phone: +64 9 373 7599 ext 86981
 Mobile: 021 984 961
 Email: s.merry@auckland.ac.nz
 Office: 12-025
  
Dr Antonio (Tony) Fernando
 Postion:

 Senior Lecturer
 
Psychological Medicine
 School of Medicine

 Phone: +64 9 373 7599 ext 87313
 Mobile: -
 Email: a.fernando@auckland.ac.nz
 Office: 599-12018
  
Professor Rob Kydd
 Postion:

 Professor, Clinical
 
Psychological Medicine
 School of Medicine

 Phone: +64 9 373 7599 ext 83774
 
09 923 3774
 Mobile: -
 Email: r.kydd@auckland.ac.nz
 Office: 599-12003
  
Dr Louise Webster
 Postion:

 Honorary, Senior Lecturer
 Psychological Medicine
 School of Medicine

 Phone: -
 Mobile: -
 Email: -
 Office: -
  
Mrs Saira Khan
 Postion:

 Undergraduate Student Administrator - Psychiatry
 
Psychological Medicine
 School of Medicine

 Phone: +64 9 373 7599 ext 86751
 Mobile: -
 Email: s.khan@auckland.ac.nz
 Office: 599-1201