2012

Links - December 2012 - (no column)

Links - October 2012 - Talking 'bout my generation

Professional associations
The Association for Adult Development and Aging (a division of the American Counseling Association):
aadaweb.org
Leadership Council of Aging Organizations:
lcao.org
National Council on Aging:
ncoa.org
Society of Clinical Geropsychology (American Psychological Association’s Division 12):
geropsychology.org
U. S Administration on Aging’s list of national organizations:
tinyurl.com/cmqenvy
SeniorPrograms.com:
seniorprograms.com/related2b.html
AARP:
aarp.org

Physical changes with aging
“Healthy Aging – Normal Aging” (WebMD):
tinyurl.com/8o4ehzk
“Aging changes in body shape” (National Institute of Health):
tinyurl.com/2cb3eme
Changes in the body with aging (The Merck Manual):
tinyurl.com/btcqrpv
Healthy aging (Mayo Clinic):
tinyurl.com/curkpx
Physical changes with aging (University of Florida Institute of Food and agricultural Sciences):
tinyurl.com/btwqqx5

Psychological changes with aging
“Changes in Cognitive Function in Human Aging” (National Center for Biotechnology Information):
tinyurl.com/6vveo5b
Changes in mental health and mental processes (American Psychological Association):
tinyurl.com/c4a5vhz
Memory changes in older adults (American Psychological Association):
tinyurl.com/c6brnhy
Psychology and aging (Australian Psychological Society):
tinyurl.com/ccsolr5
Aging positively (Australian Psychological Society):
tinyurl.com/bt7n38g
Personality changes with aging (WebMD):
tinyurl.com/cc2noyn
Psychological changes with age (Wisconsin Technical College System certified nursing assistant training):
tinyurl.com/c2b7ejw

Counseling and aging
American Psychological Association (APA) guidelines for psychological practice with older adults:
tinyurl.com/y7jj3dh
APA Psychotherapy and Older Adults Resource Guide:
tinyurl.com/7qdyquj
“Ethical Imperatives for Intervention With Elder Families” (The Family Journal):
tinyurl.com/8tmba8h
“Adult Children of Aging Parents: A Guide for Counselors” (VISTAS Online):
tinyurl.com/cjd7eau
“Counseling Older Adults in LGBT Communities” (The Professional Counselor):
tinyurl.com/9oxgsxs
“Art Therapy: Using the Creative Process for Healing and Hope Among African American Older Adults” (Geriatric Nursing):
tinyurl.com/d8upewf
Assessment of Older Adults With Diminished Capacity (American Bar Association Commission on Law and Aging/American Psychological Association):
tinyurl.com/7tgokan

Finding services for older adult clients
Elder Care Directory of state resources:
eldercaredirectory.org/state-resources.htm
Eldercare Locator:
eldercare.gov
Home care services for seniors (Helpguide.org):
tinyurl.com/2cyyeux
Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (Medicare.gov):
tinyurl.com/9ysrkz2
Aging & Disability Services Administration:
aasa.dshs.wa.gov
National Clearinghouse for Long Term Care Information:
longtermcare.gov

Interesting multimedia
Elder issues with Patty Shirmbeck (CounselorAudioSource.Net):
tinyurl.com/bwqhzkd
Jane Fonda: Life’s third act (TEDxWomen):
tinyurl.com/cl8f2y6
Aubrey de Grey: A roadmap to end aging (TED Talks):
tinyurl.com/d8onzl5
Dan Buettner: How to live to be 100+ (TED Talks):
tinyurl.com/7rc237z
Laura Carstensen: Older people are happier (TEDxWomen):
tinyurl.com/d7w24no
Laura Carstensen: Emotion and Aging: Exploding the Misery Myth:
youtu.be/BXhrrbQCElw

Links - September 2012 - (no column)

Links - August 2012 - Healthy Computing

Ergonomics
Oshha Ergoniomics rules -
tinyurl.com/5jdtt
Cal Osha Easy Ergonomics guide -
tinyurl.com/7j7hk6z
Ergotron: Comfortable Portable Computing -
tinyurl.com/4e3wzu
Ergonomics and the Indoor Enthusiast -
tinyurl.com/bny4rbh
Stanford Computer Workstation Ergonomics -
tinyurl.com/7umkukt
Princeton University Health Services -
tinyurl.com/d4x45fl
Healthy Computing -
healthycomputing.com

Repetitive Strain Injuries
RSIPrevention.com - 10 Simple RSI Prevention Tips -
tinyurl.com/6mgm2vy
U of Nebraska-Lincoln Engineering - Repetitive Strain Injury -
rsi.unl.edu
Flextend.com - Repetitive Strain Injury Exercise Program -
tinyurl.com/73nhkm2
RSI Warrior software -
tinyurl.com/35sx6nr
Wikihow: Exercises you can do at your computer -
tinyurl.com/rttqm

The Pomodoro Technique
Pomodoro technique -
tinyurl.com/cuurw9
Lifehacker- Pomodoro: Is it right for you? -
tinyurl.com/dybf7ml
How to Focus with Pomodoro Technique -
tinyurl.com/43x25o8
Lifehacker - Trains your brain away from distractions: 5 minute lecture -
tinyurl.com/33pfjh6
Makeuseof.com - 3 of the best Pomodoro apps -
tinyurl.com/3twyg9y
Gigaom.com - 9 free Pomodoro timers -
tinyurl.com/6vej2zz

Creating your ergonomic environment
Ergonomics made easy - Designing a workstation
Part 1 -
tinyurl.com/crywsqx
Part 2 -
tinyurl.com/cdrsoca
Part 3 -
tinyurl.com/bsx9fvx
Ergo On Demand - Design for Computer Workstations -
tinyurl.com/7j5w33p
Ergonomics Made Easy - 4 tips for Choosing your office desk -
tinyurl.com/c29aemp
Gear Patrol: Choosing and Office Chair -
tinyurl.com/cd59ps2

Links - April 2012 - (no column)

Links - June 2012 - (no column)

Links - July 2012 - Going Mobile

Hardware
TabletNation Tablet comparison -
tabletnation.com/compare
Side-by-side tablet comparison -
tabletpccomparison.net/side-by-side
TwinPixels: What tablet to buy -
tinyurl.com/7slcodd
CNET review readers vs. tablets -
tinyurl.com/42xuytc
PCMag comparison of iPad and Kindle fire -
tinyurl.com/7zxekh6
CNET- Which ebook reader should you buy - Kindle vs. Nook vs. iPad -
tinyurl.com/42xuytc
MacWorld: Comparing the Incomparable - iPad 2 and Kindle Fire -
tinyurl.com/78rflmz
Squidoo: Kindle Fire or iPad -
tinyurl.com/bto6z2s

Operating systems (OS)
Apple iOS vs Android vs Blackberry tablet OS -
youtu.be/9yzqhYHi-wA
IOS and Android OS comparison -
tinyurl.com/c2n288v
Tech4World Comparison of Tablet Operating Systems -
tinyurl.com/3u2arkr
Techtuple - Tablet/phone operating system comparison -
tinyurl.com/83zvfay

Wifi or Cellular plan options
PCWorld - Choosing 3G or wifi iPad -
tinyurl.com/6v4qhvv
Wifi won't do: Why I need a data plan for my iPad -
tinyurl.com/87zao3g
Dummies.com - Going wireless on your Tablet PC -
tinyurl.com/7ez5def

Apps
Productivity
iOS
Office HD -
tinyurl.com/7jkozbv - Office Suite for the iPad
Docs ToGo -
tinyurl.com/33am7fx - Document production and desktop sync
Pages -
apple.com/apps/pages - wordprocessing software that works with a variety of formats
Numbers -
apple.com/apps/numbers - spreadsheet software
Keynote -
apple.com/apps/keynote - presentation software
Simplenote -
tinyurl.com/yly5oaw - note software that syncs seamlessly with multiple Apple devices
Android
RepliGo Reader -
tinyurl.com/773z9es - PDF reader and editor
IOS and Android
Evernote -
evernote.com/download - capturing app that will you can use to store pictures, websites, documents, etc.
Quickoffice Pro -
quickoffice.com/store - Office Suite

Social media
iOS
Osfoora HD -
tinyurl.com/2dyp5nj - a twitter client for the iPad
IOS and Android
Facebook -
facebook.com/mobile - social networking app
Wordpress -
wordpress.org/extend/mobile - blogging app
TweetCaster -
tweetcaster.com - Twitter client

Document Reading
IOS
GoodReader -
goodiware.com/goodreader.html - read and edit PDFs and other document
iAnnotate PDF -
branchfire.com/iannotate - app for reading and editing/commenting for PDF documents
Android
Mantano Reader -
mantano.com - ebook and PDF reader
IOS and Android
Zinio -
zinio.com/apps - commercial magazine reader with a large store for digital magazine subscriptions

Links - May 2012 - Cultivating an Orientation towards Social Justice

Literature
Half the Sky by Krisof and WuDunn -
tinyurl.com/7d3csb8
Harry Potter and Social Justice -
tinyurl.com/8874b93
Anti-Gay Junk Science -
tinyurl.com/7glnf4s
CSJ Newsletter -
tinyurl.com/7nec5j2
Freire Institute -
tinyurl.com/7ql95gu

Critical Pedagogy
21st Century Schools -
tinyurl.com/6xjn5sw
Critical Pedagogy on the web -
tinyurl.com/7a8brfk
Rage and Hope -
tinyurl.com/7u8ghg4
The Freire Project-
tinyurl.com/84r2wcd
PediaView -
tinyurl.com/6obs6pu

Advocacy
ACA Advocacy Competencies -
tinyurl.com/7dqe22z
Gay/Straight Alliance -
tinyurl.com/7lm8o2u
Ed Trust -
edtrust.org
Human Rights Campaign -
hrc.org
World Vision -
worldvision.org

Additional Sources
TED talks: Sam Richard’s Empathy -
tinyurl.com/3dqekt9
Teaching Empathy -
tinyurl.com/7qumoba
Training for Change-
tinyurl.com/6wqppnp
Critical Multicultural Pavilion -
tinyurl.com/655b2
Social Justice Training Institute -
sjti.org

Links - March 2012 - Tech savvy conferencing

Travel and accommodations
TripIt -
tripit.com/uhp/mobile
Kayak -
kayak.com/mobile
Hipmunk -
hipmunk.com
Orbitz -
orbitz.com/b/marketing/mobile/
Ita OntheFly -
itasoftware.com
Skyscanner -
skyscanner.com/mobile.html

Contacting colleagues
Social networking service apps
Trillian -
trillian.im
Whatsapp -
whatsapp.com
LiveProfile -
liveprofile.com
Twitter
Twitter accounts -
twiiter.com
Twitter apps -
twitter.com/download
Tweetdeck -
tweetdeck.com
Twitter Fan Wiki Mobile apps -
tinyurl.com/8xbu7o4

Document Readers
GoodReader -
goodiware.com
DocumentsToGo -
tinyurl.com/pfnd4
Evernote -
evernote.com


Giving presentations
Prezi -
prezi.com
QR Codes at Conferences - Profhacker -
tinyurl.com/7ctu6r5
QR Code generator -
qrstuff.com
QR Phone Decoding software -
tinyurl.com/yzlh2tc

Links - February 2012 - Suicide Prevention Resources for College Counselors

Emerging Adulthood
MSU-Mankato Emerging Adulthood - 
tinyurl.com/84b52f3
Changing SEA Emerging Adults – 
tinyurl.com/d3hdwyy
The Network on Transitions to Adulthood-
tinyurl.com/cc5gd7f
Alan Reifman’s Emerging Adulthood Blog-
tinyurl.com/86tmw4b
Becoming Adult Blog-
tinyurl.com/7lfjmk8
30, the New 20? Blog -
tinyurl.com/7k8hz46

Warning Signs of Suicide
SAVE –
save.org
Suicide.org: Suicide Prevention, Awareness, and Support – suicide.org
WebMD: Signs of Suicide -
tinyurl.com/y8w2f2k
American Foundation of Suicide Prevention -
tinyurl.com/n7efyl
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline -
tinyurl.com/yj7x59q
American Association of Suicidology -
tinyurl.com/pldn99

Risk and Protective Factors
Center for Disease Control and Prevention –
tinyurl.com/cbjrufu
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention - tinyurl.com/45z3ym3
Suicide Prevention Resource Center -
tinyurl.com/dxwhf9q
National Institute of Mental Health -
tinyurl.com/c2vpx4
Western Michigan University Suicide Prevention Program -
tinyurl.com/7v9kzut
Florida Statewide Office of Suicide Prevention -
tinyurl.com/bq3waka

National Organizations
American Association of Suicidology—
suicidology.org
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention—
afsp.org
Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC)  
sprc.org
SAVE—
save.org
The Jed Foundation—
jedfoundation.org

Where to Find Free Resources (pamphlets, posters, magnets, etc.):
Suicide Prevention Lifeline -
tinyurl.com/7xlc4jh
Suicide Prevention Resource Center -
tinyurl.com/7sa4s6t

Training for Suicide Prevention and Intervention

Living Works Suicide Prevention
–livingworks.net
Suicide Prevention Resource Center (online training) -
training.sprc.org 
QPR Institute -
qprinstitute.com

Examples of Campus Suicide Prevention Programs
The Ohio State University Suicide Prevention Program -
suicideprevention.osu.edu
The Campus Suicide Prevention Center of Virginia -
tinyurl.com/6s4rp5h
Suicide Prevention Resource Center Campus Program -
tinyurl.com/7vme6lb
Wyoming Chemical Abuse Research Foundation Suicide Prevention Program –
tinyurl.com/cn6l9kl

Links - January 2012 - International Counseling Resources for Counselors, Educators, and Students

Exchange programs
Institute of International Education - iie.org
Fulbright Scholar Program -
cies.org
Overseas Association for College Admission Counseling (OACAC) -
oacac.com
Recovery Beyond Boarders -
tinyurl.com/6nh8br4
AFS Intercultural Programs -
afs.org
Phelps Stokes Fund, Education for Human Development International, Educational, and Cultural Exchanges -
tinyurl.com/dx68ebc

Professional Organizations
International Association of Counseling Services - iacsinc.org
International Association of Counselors and Therapists -
iact.org
National Board of Certified Counselors International -
tinyurl.com/85xbq77
Association for Multicultural Counseling and Development -
multiculturalcounseling.org
APA, Division 52, International Psychology -
tinyurl.com/6t5rlx8
International Association of Educational and Vocational Guidance -
tinyurl.com/7qrnkal
Directory of International and Regional Organizations of Psychology -
tinyurl.com/73f7euk
Chi Sigma Iota, Counseling Academic & Professional Honor Society International -
tinyurl.com/7llw6gp

University Programs
Lehigh University - Post-Baccalaureate Certificate, International Counseling -
tinyurl.com/cl7bvnn
Arcadia University - Dual Degree Program in Counseling Psychology and International Peace and Conflict Resolution -
tinyurl.com/btlxb7h

Journals and Newsletters
International Perspectives in Psychology: Research, Practice, Consultation (quarterly, beginning in Spring 2012) -
tinyurl.com/7qdf95l
International Psychology Bulletin -
tinyurl.com/7plcbf5
International Journal for the Advancement of Counseling -
tinyurl.com/6pvemge

Additional Resources
Working With International Students: cross cultural and psychodynamic perspectives Cherian Verghese, Ph.D. - tinyurl.com/7cghtgv
University of South Australia - International Students -
tinyurl.com/6r2ltnk
LLAS Centre for Language Linguistics & Area Studies -
tinyurl.com/8xstpqc