Links - August 2013 - Technology tools for the school counselor

Cloud Computing 
Evernote: Remember Everything - Evernote.com
Scoop.it: Share Ideas that Matter -
Scoop.it
Voicethread: Conversations in the cloud -
Voicethread.com

Mobile Devices
Remind101: Texting to students and parents - Remind101.com
Texting Paid Off! - edsome.com - tinyurl.com/k82obal
GoSoapbox: Transform your classroom - GoSoapbox.com
ClassPager: New generation of classroom clicker -
ClassPager.com
PollEverywhere: Instant Audience Feedback -
PollEverywhere.com 

Useful apps for classroom guidance
Showme - Create tutorials - Showme.com 
EduCreations: Create and share video lessons -
Educreations.com
Great iPad Apps for School Counselors - schcounselor - tinyurl.com/7lyr6ow
iPad Apps for School Counselors - ipads4schcounselors.wikispaces.com -
tinyurl.com/ldmmgmc
iPad Apps - savvyschoolcounselor.com -
tinyurl.com/l559z6w
More apps for School Counselors - jyjoynercounselor.blogspot.com -
tinyurl.com/n72qskm

Additional Resources
Dr. Russell A. Sabella -
SchoolCounselor.com - tinyurl.com/m6wssyb

Access to computers in schools
Assisting access - everyoneon.org 

Technology Trends 
New Media Consortium Horizon Report - NMC.org - tinyurl.com/n2yw7dz
Learning continues through the summer - education.kqed.org -
tinyurl.com/lrhdytk
30 ways in which technology will change education by 2028 - teachthought.com -
tinyurl.com/dydszwu
4 Education Technology Trends - edudemic.com -
tinyurl.com/l6mk2ru
Six Big Tech Trends in Education - blogs.kqed.org -
tinyurl.com/la5cxjt
6 Hot Trends in Educational Technology [Infographic] - fluency21.com -
tinyurl.com/l4gfaty

Bring Your Own Devices 
What districts should know about BYOD - edtechmagazine.com - tinyurl.com/b7uttmj
10 Real-World BYOD Classrooms - edudemic.com -
tinyurl.com/mj3wt6h
Increases in Student Achievement in 1:1/BYOD Classrooms - thejournal.com - tinyurl.com/p8ehqzk
App Suggestions for Learning Activities in BYOD Classrooms - makelearn.org -
tinyurl.com/puef2qg

Links - July 2013 - (no column)

Links - June 2013 - Counseling adolescents: A practice-based perspective

Adolescent, not adult treatment
- Cannabis Youth Treatment (CYT) Series; Mike Dennis, Senior Researcher: www.chestnut.org
- Multisystemic Therapy (MST); Scott Henggeler and Associates, Developers:
www.mstservices.com
- Multidimensional Treatment Foster Care (MTFC); Patricia Chamberlain, Developer:
www.mtfc.com
- Functional Family Therapy (FFT); James Alexander, Developer:
www.fftinc.com
- Brief Strategic Family Therapy (BSFT) Jose Szapocznik, Developer: bsft.org
- Motivational Interviewing (MI); William Miller, Developer:
www.motivationalinterviewing.org
- The National Registry of Evidence-Based Programs and Practices:
www.nrepp.samhsa.gov

The SAMHSA website for co-occurring disorders
. This is a comprehensive site including definitions, suggestions for programming, recent research, tools and materials, and links to additional information. This is a “must see” site for professionals interested in co-occurring disorders (COD). - www.samhsa.gov/co-occurring

Substance Abuse Treatment for Persons with Co-Occurring Disorders Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP) Series, No. 42 Center for Substance Abuse Treatment. Rockville (MD): Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (US); 2005. Report No.: (SMA) 05-3922 - www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK64197

SAMHSA Resources (
including downloadable PDFs and CD ROM) The site information provides practice principles about integrated treatment for co-occurring disorders, an approach that helps people recover by offering mental health and substance abuse services at the same time and in one setting. - store.samhsa.gov/product/SMA08-4367

Dr. Kenneth Minkoff, a nationally recognized expert on the topic of co-occurring disorders. Be sure and explore the publications, selected articles, and training links. - www.kenminkoff.com

Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute at the University of South Florida. Free online training for practitioners and professionals interested in working with the COD population. - fmhi.usf.edu/training/onlineCourses.cfm

Addiction Technology Transfer Network. You can search for technical assistance centers by geographical region. There is a wealth of information and free resources including special attention to COD. - www.attcnetwork.org/index.asp

Links - May 2013 - My password is not "password"

Prevention
5 Ways To Avoid Being Hacked : All Tech Considered - NPR.org - tinyurl.com/a6kcwvo
8 Ways To Avoid Getting Your Life Hacked - informationweek.com -
tinyurl.com/cjllb4p
How to prevent hacking - wikiHow.com -
tinyurl.com/azk7n5k
10 Ways to prevent phishing - infosecisland.com -
tinyurl.com/agxux96
How to prevent phishing scams - phishing.org -
tinyurl.com/bod2ejj
How to protect your twitter account - mashable.com -
tinyurl.com/aq73qfm

Password security
Creating Secure Passwords You Can Remember - PCWorld.com -
tinyurl.com/acu7msq
How to create strong passwords - PCMag.com -
tinyurl.com/2aq26cs
Strong passwords that you can remember - makeuseof.com -
tinyurl.com/68azzn
Safe, easy to remember passwords - CNET.com -
tinyurl.com/aybtmux
Stop using weak passwords - infoworld.com -
tinyurl.com/bf53f3p
The ultimate guide for creating strong passwords - thegeekstuff.com -
tinyurl.com/6r5yra
Password generator and checker - microsoft.com -
tinyurl.com/6ejna93

Password Managers
7 password managers for Windows, Mac OS X, iOS, and Android - Infoworld.com - tinyurl.com/a4glb9w
Top 5 password managers - Informationweek.com -
tinyurl.com/bkj8f6o
The best password managers - PCMag-com -
tinyurl.com/4hz45vd
Free Password Manager Freeware - snapfiles.com -
tinyurl.com/2pxx2
Password managers keep your everything safe - gizmodo -
tinyurl.com/7zgvtxv
How to manage your passwords online - TheVerge.com -
tinyurl.com/a6xvt8f
Using a password manager is just isn’t enough - extremetech.com -
tinyurl.com/anjq8kt
Which password manager is the most secure - lifehacker.com -
tinyurl.com/8b7syyd

Cleaning up
What to do after you have been hacked - wired.com - tinyurl.com/aybypxn
How do I know if my account has been compromised? - help.aol.com -
tinyurl.com/9wmvpgx
Compromised Twitter account help - support.twitter.com -
tinyurl.com/3umty9x
What to do when your email has been hacked - webroot.com -
tinyurl.com/9kz47eh
Twitter account hacked? How to stop the spam - huffingtonpost.com -
tinyurl.com/3j2qsab
5 steps to fixing your hacked email account - onlineitguide.com -
tinyurl.com/7wynnsz

Links - April 2013 - Social media’s effects on children and adolescents

Digital Native, Digital Immigrant, or Digital-less?
Statistics on digital technology use - PewInternet - pewinternet.org
TED.com - Our Digital Lives Playlist -
tinyurl.com/bks99zs

Privacy
Protecting Kids Against App Dangers - PewInternet.com - tinyurl.com/awzrjpo
Parents, Teens, & Online Privacy - PewInternet.com -
tinyurl.com/d6vjfav
Netsmartz Internet Safety Presentations - National Center for Missing and Exploited Children -
netsmartz.org/presentations
Working to Halt Online Abuse Resources - tinyurl.com/5puql
Protecting Personal Privacy Online - Commonsensemedia.org -
tinyurl.com/7rurlzx
You’re Not as Private as You Think - Commonsensemedia.org - tinyurl.com/azen7kv
Protect Your Privacy and Avoid Identity Theft - usa.gov -
tinyurl.com/axcm9f9

Cyberbullying
Bullying.org - cyberbullying.org
Cyberbullying Research Center -
cyberbullying.us
WiredSaftey.org -
stopcyberbullying.org
Cyberbullying: National Crime Prevention Council - ncpc.org -
tinyurl.com/n3tgpq
How to Prevent and Stop Cyberbullying - Kidspower.org -
tinyurl.com/azushso
Stand up to Cyberbullying - comonsensemedia.org - tinyurl.com/7kssuef

Our responsibility as counselors
Internet Safety: National Crime Prevention Council - ncpc.org - tinyurl.com/ax8pgr5
Enough is Enough - Internet Safety 101 - internetsafety101.org
Internet Safety - Kidshealth.org -
tinyurl.com/dktdqn
A Parent’s Guide to Internet Safety - fbi.gov -
tinyurl.com/3fenzjq
Kids Riles for Online Safety(pre-teen) - SafeKids.com -
tinyurl.com/32lkpbv
Safety Tips - National Center for Missing and Exploited Children -
tinyurl.com/a6ssg3w
Internet Safety: Riles of the Road for Kids - commonsensemedia.org -
tinyurl.com/a3ptexa
Online Safety Tips - cyberpatrol.com -
tinyurl.com/b9rqtto