2011

Links - December 2011 - (no column)

Links - November 2011 - Anxiety resources

Anxiety Associations
Anxiety Disorders Association of America - adaa.org
American Test Anxiety Association -
amtaa.org
Social Phobia / Social Anxiety Association -
socialphobia.org
International Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Foundation -
ocfoundation.org
Freedom From Fear -
freedomfromfear.com
National Anxiety Foundation -
bit.ly/o82Zyc
Obsessive Compulsive Anonymous -
obsessivecompulsiveanonymous.org

Introduction to anxiety and symptoms Generalized Anxiety Disorders - MedicineNet.com- bit.ly/8J0NW ADAA Resources for Professionals - bit.ly/nDiU7T Anxiety Attacks and Disorders - helpguide.org - bit.ly/3oa8ne Mayo Clinic Generalized Anxiety Disorder - bit.ly/7lHFCi Anxiety - APA.org - bit.ly/qQaY7c PsychCentral.com - Anxiety Screening quiz - bit.ly/ntj8ja
Test Anxiety
What is Test Anxiety? -
KidsHeaalth.org - bit.ly/3pJhh8
Test Anxiety -
ADAA.org - bit.ly/paV8nR
ASCA - Helping Children Overcome Test Anxiety -
bit.ly/qq9y9U
ETS.org - Reducing Test Anxiety - Test Anxiety While Taking a Test - bit.ly/SlDlE
Combatting Test Anxiety While Taking a Test -
TestAnxietyTips.com - bit.ly/om7XV6
Study Guides and Strategies - Overcoming Test Anxiety -
bit.ly/PL3z3


Self-Management of Symptoms
Helpguide.org - Self-Help Strategies for anxiety relief - bit.ly/oBp0ME
Mayo Clinic - Relaxation Techniques -
bit.ly/plLdbL
Fast and effective ways to rapidly reduce stress -
http://bit.ly/a2CBUT
PsychCentral.com - Meditation and mindfulness methods - bit.ly/n3eeb4
Meditation Relaxation Techniques -
TheMeditationMind.com - bit.ly/pEKa2C


Treatment
Anxiety Treatment - ADAA.org - bit.ly/8rDhnZ
Stopping Repetitive Thoughts - Counselling Directory -
bit.ly/qq1Uj7
How to Stop Anxiety Attacks -
stopyouranxietyattacks.com
Treatment for Anxiety -
treatment-for-anxiety.org
Etiology and Treatment of Anxiety -
Surgeongeneral.gov - 1.usa.gov/rbaLi2

Links - October 2011 - Two sides of social media

Types of social media

Social Networks:
Facebook Privacy Explained - on.fb.me/qoIuir
Facebook security quiz -
facebook.com/security
Online Social Networking with clients -
bit.ly/khCx3c
To accept or Not accept friend requests -
http://bit.ly/ouvORf
Practioner’s Guide to social media -
http://bit.ly/pLaXGL
StumbleUpon -
stumbleupon.com
Tumblr -
Tumblr.com

Microblogging
ProfHacker: How to Start Tweeting (and Why You Might Want To) - bit.ly/cOtmB0
Northwestern Newscenter: Why More African Americans Turn to Twitter -
bit.ly/lJHHw4
Managing Twitter as a Mental Health Practitioner -
http://bit.ly/oym4OQ
American Counseling Association Twitter feed -
http://twitter.com/#!/CounselingViews

Wikis and Blogs
Online Therapy Institute Wiki - onlinetherapy.wikispaces.com/
ACA blogs -
my.counseling.org/
ProfHacker: Using a Blog in an Independent Study -
bit.ly/q1aae3
ProfHacker: Integrating, Evaluating, and Managing Blogging in the Classroom -
bit.ly/hJw4xc

Virtual worlds
BBC Virtual GYM Helps Weight Loss - bbc.in/kYw9eC
Counselor Educators in Second Life -
SL.CounselorEducation.org
Thesis Therapy through Second Life -
bit.ly/nI0Wle
Online Therapy Institute Expands Efforts in Second Life -
bit.ly/ddfePc


Uses for social media

Education and training
ProfHacker: Professor with Personal Tweets Get High Credibility Marks - bit.ly/hZ3L82
Ed Social Media -
edsocialmedia.com
Huffington Post Education: Social Networking In Schools -
huff.to/hJ4agy
Mashable.com: The Case For Social Media in Schools - on.mash.to/ddAhKq

Professional counseling practice

Social Media is Helping Behavioral Health Clients - bit.ly/qtSZ8v
In therapy with Avatars -
bit.ly/pU7mjt
The self set free -
bit.ly/pZB4cO
Social Media marketing -
http://bit.ly/pGlmZo


Ethics and social media

Carenetworks - Privacy and HIPPA -
bit.ly/fqYTSj
HIPPA Survival Guide on Facebook -
on.fb.me/pWA5Qq
HIPPA and Social Media -
on.fb.me/nvMoI1
Facebook friends with clients -
bit.ly/aRLySd
Dr. Susan Giurleo - Health Care Social Media Etiquette -
bit.ly/kjW5hc
Boston Globe: For Doctors, Social Media a Tricky Case -
bo.st/kvA6rZ
AAP: Talking to Kids and Teens About Social Media and Sexting -
bit.ly/15EO3T

Links - September 2011 - (no column)

Links - August 2011 - Rehabilitation Counseling

Professional Organizations
American Rehabilitation Counselor Association (ARCA) -
arcaweb.org
National Rehabilitation Counselor Association (NRCA) -
nrca-net.org
Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification (CRCC) -
crccertification.com
National Council on Rehabilitation Education (NCRE) -
bit.ly/iY4MmN
Council on Rehabilitation Education (CORE) -
core-rehab.org
National Clearinghouse of Rehabilitation Training Materials -
bit.ly/kHv4C6
National Council on Independent Living (NCIL) -
ncil.org  

Journals and Newsletters
ARCA Newsletter Archive -
bit.ly/jod0sx
Rehabilitation Counseling Bulletin -
rcb.sagepub.com
Journal of Applied Rehabilitation Counselling -
bit.ly/mu9NFf
Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation -
bit.ly/kRIxG1
Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal -
bu.edu/cpr/prj/
Journal of Rehabilitation Education -
bit.ly/mkSvbR

Advocacy and Legislation
National Disability Rights Network -
napas.org
Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA) -
1.usa.gov/9u0NBt
Client Assistance Program (CAP) -
1.usa.gov/brHXAn
American with Disabilities Act  of 1990 (ADA) -
www.ada.gov
Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) -
tinyurl.com/kstl83
Rehabilitation Act of 1973 -
tinyurl.com/cp2cub

Populations
Stroke -
strokeassociation.org
Learning Disabilities -
ncld.org
Traumatic Brain Injury -
traumaticbraininjury.com
Spinal Cord Injury -
bit.ly/lEJS4i
Serious and Persistent Mental Illness -
bit.ly/5t1eM
Addiction/Substance Abuse -
samhsa.gov
Cerebral Palsy -
cerebralpalsy.org
Epilepsy -
epilepsy.com
Hearing Impairments -
bit.ly/jDGhRU
Vision Impairments -
afb.org

Assistive Technology
Microsoft Accessibility Technology for Everyone -
bit.ly/aqhE6n
Apple Accessibility -
bit.ly/6MLCD
AbleData -
bit.ly/iwxIpa
AbilityHub -
abilityhub.com
EnableMart -
enablemart.com
Adaptive Technology Resources (ATR) -
adaptivetr.com

Occupational Tools
Job Accommodation Network (JAN) -
askjan.org
O*Net -
onetonline.org
Dictionary of Occupational Titles (DOT) -
occupationalinfo.org
Occupational Outlook Quarterly (OOQ) -
1.usa.gov/hNGpOR
AACE/Cornell/ARCA Pre-Employment Testing and the ADA -
bit.ly/iiA1ZK
One Stop Career Tools -
onestops.info
Supported Employment -
bit.ly/kzvwZy

Links - June 2011 - Expressive Arts

Definitions
International Expressive Arts Therapy Association (ieata.org) ieata.org
National Coalition of Creative Arts Therapies Associations (nccata.org)
nccata.org
International Expressive Arts Therapy Association: Definition (ieata.org)
tinyurl.com/3k3rxq3
American Medical Association Health Care Careers Directory (ama-assn.org)
tinyurl.com/3qgkocd
Expressive Arts Therapy Theoretical Frame (artrelief.info)
tinyurl.com/3kcvrj2
Expressive Arts Therapy: Definition (livestrong.com)
tinyurl.com/3u5vwzr
Focusing Institute EA Reference List (focusing.org)
tinyurl.com/3argvul

Art Therapy
American Art Therapy Association (arttherapy.org)
arttherapy.org
International Art Therapy Organization (internationalarttherapy.org)
internationalarttherapy.org
Art Therapy Credentials Board (atcb.org)
atcb.org
Art Therapy Alliance (arttherapyalliance.org)
arttherapyalliance.org
Art Therapy Without Borders (atwb.org)
atwb.org
Art Therapy Blog (arttherapyblog.com)
arttherapyblog.com
So You Want To Be An Art Therapist (psychologytoday.com)
tinyurl.com/28bfecg
American Cancer Society - Art Therapy information (cancer.org)
tinyurl.com/3mht4q5

Drama Therapy

National Association for Drama Therapy (nadt.org)
nadt.org
The British Association of Drama Therapists (badth.org.uk)
badth.org.uk
Drama Therapy Central (dramatherapycentral.com)
dramatherapycentral.com
Dramatherapy.net (dramatherapy.net)
dramatherapy.net 
How can drama therapy help heal communities? Dr. Robert J Landy (vimeo.com)
vimeo.com/3353538
Drama Therapy Program Helps MH Patients (seattletimes.nwsource.com)
tinyurl.com/434phps

Psychodrama and Psychomotor

American Society of Group Psychotherapy & Psychodrama (asgpp.org)  
asgpp.org
American Board of Examiners in Psychodrama Sociometry and Group Psychotherapy (psychodramacertification.org)
psychodramacertification.org
British Psychodrama Association (psychodrama.org.uk)
psychodrama.org.uk 
The Austrailian and New Zealand Psychodrama Association (anzpa.org)
anzpa.org
Pesso Boyden System Psychomotor (pbsp.com)
pbsp.com
National Psychodrama Training Center (nationalpsychodramatrainingcenter.com)
tinyurl.com/3nrabo8

Dance/Movement Therapy
American Dance Therapy Association (adta.org)
adta.org
American Dance Therapy Association Informational Slide Show (youtube.com)
tinyurl.com/4xdabu6
Association for Dance Movement Therapy UK (admt.org.uk)
admt.org.uk
Dance/Movement Therapy (nccata.org)
tinyurl.com/3m6k7rl
Musings of a Dance Movement Therapist (dancetherapymusings.typepad.com)
tinyurl.com/kvnree
American Cancer Society - Dance Therapy information (mdproacs01-vip0.usi.net)
tinyurl.com/4x9fvmp

Music Therapy
American Music Therapy Association (musictherapy.org)
musictherapy.org
Certification Board for Music Therapists (cbmt.org)
cbmt.org
How Does Music Therapy Work - ABC News (ABCNews.go.com)
tinyurl.com/3odqhf8
Music Therapy for Autistic Children (redlasso.com)
tinyurl.com/3v47rld
Music Therapy for Cancer Patients (icyou.com)
tinyurl.com/3fobnhd
 
Poetry/Writing Therapy
National Association for Poetry Therapy (poetrytherapy.org)
poetrytherapy.org
Poetry Therapy and Addiction Recovery (addictionrecov.org)
tinyurl.com/3aqjsvl
Writing Therapy Helps Ease the Effects of Trauma (cnn.com)
tinyurl.com/s42lm
Poetry Therapist - Allied Health Profession (healthpronet.org)
tinyurl.com/3wvvvzo
Center for Journal Therapy (journaltherapy.com)
tinyurl.com/3m8zqja
Poetry Therapy References on Psychology Wiki (psychology.wikia.com)
tinyurl.com/42pj4mu
Guidelines for Writing Therapy - Dr. Jim Byrne (abc-counselling.com)
tinyurl.com/44rbcd3

Links - April 2011 - Cinematherapy

Understanding Cinematherapy
Cinema Therapy -
tinyurl.com/45m4hy3
Reel Help for Real Problems -
tinyurl.com/49ponnc
Can watching movies improve your mental health? -
tinyurl.com/62oa365
Film Therapy -
tinyurl.com/4ojrbjg
TILT Magazine “Reel Culture” column -
onlinetherapymagazine.com
Psychobabble blog -
tinyurl.com/4brdss9
Psychology Today Cinematherapy -
tinyurl.com/4rtnfvn
How movies stir up emotions -
tinyurl.com/4tghp8l
YouTube Birgit Wolz, PhD -
tinyurl.com/6aeukzm

Movie Indexes
Cinematherapy.com film index - tinyurl.com/24dnwx3
Brooke J. Cannon Psychmovies.com -
Psychmovies.com
Therapeutic Themes in and Relevant Movies -
tinyurl.com/4q3udsg
Christiananswers.net Movies for Therapy -
tinyurl.com/5reodne
Rhonda Mills Sommer Therapy Ideas movies -
tinyurl.com/4dae375
Fajita’s blog Therapy in Movies and TV -
tinyurl.com/6yhnmor
Serenity Online Movies for Personal Growth -
tinyurl.com/5t5lfmn
10 best Holistic Healing Movies -
tinyurl.com/6j6btwh
Existential Movie Recommendations -
tinyurl.com/4uxy23g
Movies that show group counseling -
tinyurl.com/4ncmswv
Movies that provide therapy and understanding -
tinyurl.com/4eax9vk
Films which demonstrate pathologies -
tinyurl.com/6aqbxob

Using Movies in Counseling
Movie Therapy - tinyurl.com/4se8xfj
Using Movies for Mental Health -
tinyurl.com/32xl3b
Reel Therapy -
tinyurl.com/4qqwvyw
Guidelines for watching films -
tinyurl.com/46nbfzb

Practitioner sites
Birgit Wolz, Ph.D. Cinematherapy.com - cinematherapy.com
Bernie Wooder, The Movie Therapist -
themovietherapist.com
Gary Solomon, Ph.D. The Movie Doctor -
cinema-therapy.com
Cinematherapy.com Professional Directory -
tinyurl.com/4nw2vj9

Research and Resources
Cinematherapy.com Certificate course - tinyurl.com/4suq7af
Cinematherapy.com bibliography -
tinyurl.com/4dlzgxg
Clinical Psychiatry News -
tinyurl.com/4sqrscr
Movies as Metaphors -
tinyurl.com/67xyutf
Teaching Couples Theories with Movies -
tinyurl.com/5w3x2lp
Improving the Empirical Credibility of Cinematherapy -
tinyurl.com/4nwl5el
Cinematherapy and Counseling Google Scholar -
tinyurl.com/4btnq6l

Video film therapy
What is video therapy? - tinyurl.com/4rzhj3x
Video Film Therapy -
tinyurl.com/4lqmuqn
Digital Storytelling -
tinyurl.com/4boeam3


Links - March 2011 - (no column)

Links - February 2011 - Writing Tools

Word Processing software
OpenOffice (PC) - openoffice.org
NeoOffice (Mac) -
neooffice.org
Bean (Mac) -
bean-osx.com
AbiWord (Mac/PC/Linux) -
abisource.com
Jarte (PC) -
jarte.com
Thinkfree (Online) -
member.thinkfree.com
Zoho (Online) -
zoho.com
Google Docs (Online) -
docs.google.com

Writing distraction free
First, Care: 43folders.com - tinyurl.com/y9dc9fe
Tricks and tips for distraction free writing -
tinyurl.com/24sbqc
Directory of distraction free writing - 
tinyurl.com/7wrgly
Writer - web based distraction free writing-
tinyurl.com/2d4k8sg
Writeroom -
tinyurl.com/5b6cyo
Darkroom -
tinyurl.com/fgrmr
JDarkroom - multi platform distraction free writing -
tinyurl.com/2fdlyb
Creawriter - customizable Mac distraction free writing -
creawriter.com
OmmWriter (Mac) -
ommwriter.com

Text completion software 
TextExpander (Mac) -
tinyurl.com/25mgpzm
Typinator (Mac) -
tinyurl.com/3vwznl
TextBeast (PC) -
asbware.com
Texter (PC) -
texter.en.softonic.com

Autocorrect software
Typinator (Mac) - tinyurl.com/3vwznl
AutoText (PC) -
tinyurl.com/33vcnlu
AutoCorrect settings in Office -
tinyurl.com/3xdxhtt
Autocorrect settings in Mac Snow Leopard -
tinyurl.com/2c5g7c5

Thesaurus and dictionary
Dicts.info applications - tinyurl.com/atsnvj
Dictionary software reviews -
tinyurl.com/2f68fyc
Babylon Dictionary and Translations software (Mac) -
tinyurl.com/22rcll6
TheSage Dictionary and Thesaurus -
tinyurl.com/254j7ac
Visual Thesaurus -
visualthesaurus.com

Information managers 
Evernote (Mac & PC) -
evernote.com
Yojimbo (Mac)-
tinyurl.com/2ovqpw
VoodooPad (Mac) -
tinyurl.com/mhtj8
DEVONthink (Mac) -
tinyurl.com/ypnuw7
Microsoft OneNote (PC) -
tinyurl.com/ys5wou
Treepad (PC) -
treepad.com
Simplenote (Online) -
simplenoteapp.com

Reference managing software 
Reference Manager (PC) -
refman.com
Endnote (Mac & PC) -
endnote.com
Papers (Mac) -  
tinyurl.com/3ya92v
RefWorks (Online) -
refworks.com
Biblioscape (PC) -
biblioscape.com

Links - January 2011 - Building a personal model of wellness

Wellness Models

Wheel of Wellness (Sweeney & Witmer, 1991; Myers, Sweeney & Witmer, 2000) -
tinyurl.com/24xjlql
Indivisible Self Model (Myers & Sweeney, 2003) -
tinyurl.com/2edpeg9
Other non-counseling models are listed below and noted as precepts to the current counseling literature on the subject of wellness.
Hettler’s Model (1984) - hettler.com
Wellness models of the past(Ardell, 2010) -
tinyurl.com/2dz54zy
Wellness Wheel of Life -
tinyurl.com/2capywb

Definitions of Wellness

YouTube video of wellness -
tinyurl.com/277wvjr
Specific site devoted to wellness -
definitionofwellness.com
More definitions of wellness -
tinyurl.com/l66sjm

Creative Self

The Creative Self -
tinyurl.com/2e2etxx
Creative Self-Expression Podcast -
tinyurl.com/39zge5
Discovering My Creative Self -
tinyurl.com/2ctfaxp
Volunteer Opportunity Databases -
volunteer.org and volunteer.gov/Gov/
The Idealist -
idealist.org
The Association for Creativity in Counseling -
creativecounselor.org

Social Self
How to improve your social self -
tinyurl.com/26lcq7j
Improve your social life in 3 steps -
tinyurl.com/2f64jsj
Six ways to improve your social skills -
tinyurl.com/247zz84
Things to Do (A search tool for social activities) - thingstodo.com
Chi Sigma Iota –
csi.org

Physical Self
American College Health Association -
acha.org
MayoClinic.com Exercise benefits -
tinyurl.com/2vqj85
YouTube Yoga videos -
tinyurl.com/36skadd
Yoga for wellness -
tinyurl.com/2fqdfou
American Society for Nutrition -
nutrition.org

Coping
PAHO Improving Coping Skills -
tinyurl.com/2abc56f
Towards Emotion Health -
tinyurl.com/2eabsaz
Breathing Exercises Videos -
tinyurl.com/29tb8v3
Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy Videos -
tinyurl.com/29ekjaj
Self Image Worksheets -
tinyurl.com/2gyrmxp

Essential Self

Journaling resources - tinyurl.com/7qd4sz
Inspired to Journal -
inspiredtojournal.net
Journaling Life -
journalinglife.com
Awareness exercises -
tinyurl.com/2ur8rxv
Gestalt Awareness Development Resources -
tinyurl.com/2769zns
Association for the Advancement of Gestalt Therapy -
aagt.org
ACA divisions that promote culture -
amcdaca.org/amcd
-
algbtic.org
-
aservic.org
-
counselorsforsocialjustice.com

References
American College Health Association. (2007). National College Health Assessment:
Reference group executive summary, fall 2007. Baltimore: American College Health
Association.
Myers, J.E. & Sweeney, T.J. (Eds.) (2005a) Counseling for wellness: Theory, research,
and practice. Alexandria, VA: American Counseling Association.
Myers, J.E. & Sweeney, T.J. (2005b) The indivisible self: An evidence based model of
wellness (reprint). The Journal of Individual Psychology, 61(3), 269-279.
Myers, J.E. & Sweeney, T.J. (2008). Wellness counseling: The evidence base for
practice. Journal of Counseling and Human Development, 86, 482-493.
Myers, J.E., Sweeney, T.J. & Witmer, J.M. (2000). The wheel of wellness: A holistic
model for treatment planning. Journal of Counseling & Development, 78, 251-266.
Roach, L.F. & Young, M.E. (2007). Do counselor education programs promote wellness
in their students? Counselor Education and Supervision, 47, 29-45.
Schure, M.B., Christopher, J., & Christopher, S. (2008). Mind-body medicine and the art of self-care: Teaching mindfulness to counseling students through yoga, meditation, and qigong. Journal of Counseling & Development, 86, 47-56.