2013

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

Links - March 2013 - (no column)

Links - February 2013 - Humor in Counseling

Elements of humor
Theories of Comedy: (faculty.cua.edu) tinyurl.com/coxjx8z
Types of humor: (library.thinkquest.org) tinyurl.com/23vm43f
20 forms of humor: (dailywritingtips.com) tinyurl.com/bpa2b7e
A theory of comedy: (public.wsu.edu) tinyurl.com/b66q8bv
Wired - One professor’s attempt to explain every joke ever: (wired.com) tinyurl.com/3fx6yvq

Scholarly writings
Using Humor In Offender Counseling And Supervision: (slideshare.net) tinyurl.com/6jxp27
Humor in Therapy: Expectations, Sense of Humor, and Perceived Effectiveness - Blevins (worldcat.org) tinyurl.com/cjshtce
The Use of Humor in Psychoanalysis: (4therapy.com) tinyurl.com/cchxshd
To Wit or Not to Wit: The Use of Humor in Psychotherapy - Gordon (mmpi-info.com) tinyurl.com/cab4ac8
Humor within the Therapeutic Relationship - Wolf-Wasylowich (gradworks.umi.com) tinyurl.com/bplnyms
The Relationship between Therapists' use of Humor and Therapeutic Alliance - Meyer (etd.ohiolink.edu) tinyurl.com/ckad78t

Berg, R. G., Parr, G., Bradley, L. J., & Berry, J. J. (2009). Humor: A therapeutic intervention for child counseling. Journal of Creativity in Mental Health, 4(3), 225-236.

Garrett, M., Garrett, J. T., Torres-Rivera, E., Wilbur, M., & Roberts-Wilbur, J. (2005).Laughing It Up: Native American humor as spiritual tradition. Journal of Multicultural Counseling and Development, 33(4), 194-204.

Goldin, E., & Bordan, T. (1999). The use of humor in counseling: The laughing cure. Journal of Counseling & Development, 77(4), 405-10.

Goldin, E., Bordan, T., Araoz, D. L., Gladding, S. T., Kaplan, D., Krumboltz, J., & Lazarus, A. (2006). Humor in counseling: Leader perspectives. Journal of Counseling & Development, 84(4), 397-405.

Maples, M., Dupey, P., Torres-Rivera, E., Phan, L. T., Vereen, L., & Garrett, M. (2001). Ethnic diversity and the use of humor in counseling: Appropriate or inappropriate?. Journal of Counseling & Development, 79(1), 53-60.

Mosak, H. H. (1987). Ha, Ha and Aha: The Role of Humor in Psychotherapy. Muncie, IN: Accelerated Development

Vereen, L. G., Butler, S., Williams, F. C., Darg, J. A., & Downing, T. E. (2006). The use of humor when counseling African American college students. Journal of Counseling & Development, 84(1), 10-15.

Vereen, L. G., Hill, N. R., & Butler, S. K. (2012). The use of humor with African American men: Innovative strategies for success in counseling. International Journal for the Advancement of Counselling. Online First at tinyurl.com/c2s7a7y

Online resources
Humor in Counseling - Conn. Counseling Assn. Powerpoints - tinyurl.com/dy8sq6h
Humor in Counseling - ACA Blogs - Stephanie Adams: (my.counseling.org) tinyurl.com/24zmqre
Humor in Psychotherapy: (positivepsychologynews.com) tinyurl.com/yeqzar6
ACA Online Courses (prolibraries.com) Search for “Humor” at tinyurl.com/cxxgam7
Use of Humor in the Counseling relationship: (humormatters.com) tinyurl.com/7qcwp8c
Humor in Counseling: The Light, the Bright, and the Serious - Gladding: (wfu.edu) tinyurl.com/cxn2ym7
The Health Benefits of Humor: (helpguide.org) tinyurl.com/rcgj7
Humor Therapy: (joyfulaging.com) tinyurl.com/bmcjubq

Jokes about helpers and the helping process
Mental Health Humor: (BoulderTherapist.com) tinyurl.com/lsnsh7
Therapist Jokes: (ahajokes.com) tinyurl.com/ma5pkv
Therapist lightbulb jokes: (uncommonform.com) tinyurl.com/by8ycyy
Psychology jokes: (home.sprynet.com) tinyurl.com/45nx6mo
Jokes about Psychologist and Psychiatrists: (workjoke.com) tinyurl.com/45nx6mo
Psychiatry jokes: (medindia.net) tinyurl.com/crqx9oy
Counselor jokes: (jokebuddha.com) tinyurl.com/d9mgngx
Therapeutic cartoons: (psychotherapy.net) tinyurl.com/cpgtre8

Links - January 2013 - Making meetings work

Meeting Scheduling
5 Online Meeting Planner Solutions - workawesome.com -
tinyurl.com/bwmdxa2
Top 10 apps for scheduling an meeting - readwrite.com -
tinyurl.com/atjj6xa
4 Web-Based Meeting Schedulers reviewed - mashable.com -
tinyurl.com/y8m3dv9
7 Free Online Meeting schedulers - ilovefreesoftware.com -
tinyurl.com/27vw7pg
Online invitations with Meeting Wizard -
MeetingWizard.com
Doodle: easy scheduling -
doodle.com

Holding Successful Meetings
15 Tips for Productive meetings - theknowledgeasset.com -
tinyurl.com/cd4wksg
14 Tips for More Productive Meetings - happiness-project.com -
tinyurl.com/cmcn59a
Running More Productive Meetings - 43folders.com -
tinyurl.com/yobg6l
Tips for Productive meetings - cooptools.ca -
tinyurl.com/crpl8r5
Effective Meetings Produce Results - humanresources.about.com -
tinyurl.com/yde49ta

Online Meeting Software
The Best free Conferencing/VoIP software - pcmag.com -
tinyurl.com/bdjey3w
10 best free webconferencing, online meeting services - tomuse.com -
tinyurl.com/y8on6al
4 Free Online Remote Tools - techrepublic.com -
tinyurl.com/baynoh7
6 best Free Online Meeting tools - makeuseof.com -
tinyurl.com/44bgblf
Best free webconferencing alternatives - openalternatives.org -
tinyurl.com/c7fq5g
Free and Open Source web conferencing - blog.efrontlearning.net -
tinyurl.com/aj496dx
The Best free webconferencing tools - mobileoffice.about.com -
tinyurl.com/azal6l7
Comparison of webconferencing software - en.wikipedia.org -
tinyurl.com/5qpns4

Successful Online Meetings
19 Tips for Effective Online Conferences - elearningtech.blogspot.com -
tinyurl.com/an8voys
5 Tips for Successful Web Meetings - mashable.com -
tinyurl.com/ycuvaau
Gold Medal Online Meetings - blog.anymeeting.com -
tinyurl.com/bf6td8b
Giving Effective Online Meetings - crmasiasolutions.com -
tinyurl.com/ao5t7hy
Keeping Control of Your Online Meetings - slideshare.net -
tinyurl.com/d3lb535
Keeping Online Meetings Moving - gigaom.com -
tinyurl.com/b7b5ab6
How to Participate in Online Meetings - mobileoffice.about.com -
tinyurl.com/b46yj8c
Facilitating an Online Meeting - facilitate.com -
tinyurl.com/cu3naql

Project Management
Best Free Online Project Management Software - pcmag.com -
tinyurl.com/7hpdvuv
Best Free Project Manager - techsupportalert.com -
tinyurl.com/y9v5mth
10 Free Project Management Applications - freelancefolder.com -
tinyurl.com/yavb2xz
5 Free apps that make Project Management Easier - computerworld.com -
tinyurl.com/a2zu4ef
How to Manage a Project - management.about.com -
tinyurl.com/2fh9elg
How to Make Remote Team Collaboration Work - sixrevisions.com -
tinyurl.com/ygqrzu7
How to Make things Happen - Scott Berkun - msdn.microsoft.com -
tinyurl.com/kpvjsr
Seven Norms of Collaborative Work - state.gov -
tinyurl.com/ydah5cq
Comparison of Project Management Software - en.wikipedia.org -
tinyurl.com/6mdu8r8