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Selected Resources


July 2006
(251) 460-7025
Cubie S. Joor

The following is a guide to library and internet resources that may prove useful. It is not an exhaustive list. Please check at the reference desk (2nd floor north) or send us a email at (webref@southalabama.edu) for help in locating additional materials.


Counseling and Psychotherapy: A Practical Guidebook. Bookstacks RC 465.5 .C855 2001
Dictionary of Counseling. Ref. BF 637 .C6 B444 1994
Dictionary of Counseling Techniques and Terms. Ref. BF 637 .C6 H34
Dictionary of Drug Abuse Terms and Terminology. Ref. HV 5804 .A23
Encyclopedia of Drug Abuse. Ref. HV 5804 .O24
Handbook of Counseling. Bookstacks BF 637 .C6 H365 2001
Handbook of Motivational Counseling Concepts, Approaches, and Assessment. 2004 (NetLibrary e-book)

Community Counseling

Correctional Counseling and Treatment. Bookstacks HV 9304 .K7 2004
Counseling Criminal Justice Offenders. Bookstacks HV 7428 .M3 2004
Counseling Refugees: A Psychosocial Approach. 2003 (NetLibrary e-book)
Handbook of Rehabilitation Counseling. Bookstacks HD 7255.5 .H36 2004
Mental Health Treatment in State Prison, 2000. Gov. Docs. J29.13:M52/2 (http://ojp.usdoj.gov/bjs/)
Preparing Convicts for Law-Abiding Lives. Bookstacks HV 8978 .M34 G53 1995

Drug Abuse Counseling

Addiction Counseling Competencies the Knowledge, Skills,and, Attitudes. Gov. Docs. HE 20.415:21/999
Approaches to Drug Abuse Counseling. Gov Docs. HE 20.3952:D84/5
Chemical Dependency Counseling: A Practical Guide. Bookstacks RC 564 .P47 1997
Clinical Supervision in Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counseling. Bookstacks HV 5276 .P68 2004
Learning the Knowledge of Addiction Counseling. Bookstacks RC 564 .M536 1999
Substance Abuse: Information for School Counselor…Bookstacks HV 5825 .F566 2005

Ethical and Legal Issues

Children, Ethics, and the Law. Bookstacks RJ 499 .K64 1990
Counseling in Schools: Essential Services. Bookstacks LB 1027.5 .S2585 2003
Ethical Dimensions in the Health Professions. Bookstacks R 724 .P82 2005
Ethical, Legal and Professional Issues in Counseling. Bookstacks BF 637 .C6 R45 2001
Ethics in Counseling and Psychotherapy. Bookstacks BF 637 .C6 W42 2002

Family and Marriage Counseling

Counseling Couples. Bookstacks HQ 10.5 .G7 B83 1993
Counseling Families: An Introduction to Marriage and Family Therapy. Bookstacks RC 488.5 .F46 2003
Counseling Problem Gamblers. Bookstacks RC 569.5 .G35 C53 2002 and (NetLibrary e-book)
Domestic Violence: Guidelines for Research. Bookstacks HV 6626.2 .D67 2000
Family Base Services: A Solution-Focused Approach. Bookstacks HV 699 .B47 1994
Gerocounseling: Counseling Elders and Their Families. Bookstacks HV 1451 .B875 1995
Handbook of Family Development and Intervention. Bookstacks RC 489 .F33 H36 2000
Premarital and Remarital Counseling: The Professional's Handbook. Bookstacks HQ 10 .S69 1997

Grief Counseling

Counseling for Grief and Bereavement. Bookstacks BF 575 .G7 H86 1996
Grave Words: Notifying Survivors about Sudden Unexpected Deaths. Bookstacks BF 789 .D4 I84 1997
Grief and Loss: Theories and Skills of the Helping Professions. Bookstacks BF 724.3 .L66 W35 2006
Handling Death and Bereavement at Work. Bookstacks BF 575 .G7 C44 2005
Healing the Hurt, Restoring the Hope:…Bookstacks FB 723 .G75 M27 2003
Helping Bereaved Children. Bookstacks FB 723 .G75 H34 2002
Helping Children Live with Death and Loss. 2003 (NetLibrary e-book)
Life and Loss: A Guide to Help Grieving Children. Bookstacks BF 723 .G75 2000
Living with Grief: Children, Adolescents, and Loss. Bookstacks BF 723 .G75 L58 2000

School Counseling

Best Practice for Effective Secondary School Counselors. Bookstacks LB 1620.5 .S49 2005
Counseling in Schools: Essential Services. Bookstacks LB 1027.5 .S2585 2003
Deciphering the Diagnostic Codes: A Guide for School Counselors. Bookstacks RJ 503.5 .J66 1997
Elementary School Counseling in the New Millennium. Bookstacks LB 1027.5 .E37 2001
Handbook of School Counseling. Bookstacks LB 1027.5 .C57 2003
High School Counselor's Handbook. Gov. Docs. ED 1.45: C83/2 (http://Purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS34158)
School Counseling: Best Practices for Working in Schools. Bookstacks LB 1027.5 .T46 2002


Clinical Supervision in Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counseling:…Bookstacks HV 5276 .P68 2004
Counseling Across the Lifespan: Prevention and Treatment. Bookstacks BF 637 .C6 C633 2002
Counseling Techniques: Improving Relationships with Others. Bookstacks RC 480 .T449 1996
Counseling, Treatment, and Intervention Methods. Bookstacks HV 7428 .A44 2000
Diagnosis and Treatment Planning in Counseling. Bookstacks RC 466 .S45 1996
Getting to Outcomes, 1999: Methods and Tools. Gov. Docs. PREX 26.8:OU8/Draft
Handbook of School Counseling. Bookstacks LB 1027.5 .C57 2003
Individual Drug Counseling Approach to Treat Cocaine. Gov. Docs. HE 20.3958/2:3
Systems, Strategies, and Skills of Counseling. Bookstacks BF 637 .C6 S445 2001
Using Technology to Improve Counseling Practice. Bookstacks. BF 637 .C6 T89 2004

Statistical Data

Mental Health Treatment in State Prisons 2000. Gov. Docs. J29.13:M52/2
Linked Resources. http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/bjs/abstract/mhtsp00.htm

Key Indexes to Identify Journal Articles

Academic Search Complete (EBSCO)
Expanded Academic ASAP (Gale/InfoTrac)
Health Source: Nursing Academic Edition (EBSCO)
Professional Collection (Gale/InfoTrac)
Professional Development Collection (EBSCO)
SocINDEX with Full Text (EBSCO)

Full-Text Electronic Journals for Counseling

Counseling and Human Development Journal of Counseling Psychology
Counseling and Values Journal of Mental Health Counseling
Counseling Psychologist Journal of Multicultural Counseling & Development
Elementary School Guidance and Counseling Journal of Pastoral Counseling
Journal of Addictions & Offender Counseling Journal of Technology Counseling
Journal of Applied Rehabilitation Counseling Patient Education Counseling
Journal of Counseling and Development Professional School Counseling
  Rehabilitation Counseling Bulletin

Selected Counseling Journals in the University Library

Counseling Psychologist
Counseling and Value
Elementary School Guidance and Counseling
Family Journal
Guidance and Counseling
Journal of Addiction and Offender Counseling
Journal of Counseling and Development
Journal of Counseling Psychology
Journal of Employment Counseling
Journal of Humanistic Counseling Education and Development
Journal of Marital and Family Therapy
Journal of Mental Health Counseling
Journal of Multicultural Counseling and Development
Journal of Offender Counseling
Professional School Counseling
School Counselor

Videos Resources

(located 1st floor north, PETAL/IMC)

Contemporary Counselor. VHS 1152-11
Counseling the Black American/African-American Client. VHS 2374-2
Counseling the Vietnamese Client. VHS 2374-3
Culture-Centered Counseling. VHS 3759
Desperate Act: Suicide and the Elderly. VHS 3254
Getting Straight: New Hopes for Drug Treatment. VHS 2972
Introductory Counseling Skills. VHS 3352
Over the Hump: Family & Couple Treatment. VHS 3831
Solutions: Step by Step. RC 564 .S65 1998 VHS 3853
Three Approaches to Counseling. VHS 1406

Southcat CATALOG

For locating additional material try subject or keyword searches on USA's SOUTHcat Catalog

Subject Searches Keyword Searches
counseling counseling or counselling
counseling methods counseling and methods
counseling professional ethics counseling and (grief or bereavement)
drug abuse counseling "drug abuse counseling"
family counseling united states counseling and ethic?
marriage counseling marriage and counseling
substance abuse "substance abuse" and counseling
educational counseling offenders and counseling
group counseling alcoholic? and counsel?
  caregiver? and counsel?

Internet Resources

A Place of Hope. http://www.aplaceofhope.com/center_clinic.html
All about Counseling. http://www.allaboutcounseling.com
Counseling.com. http://www.counseling.com
FMC Directory. http://family-marriage-counseling.com/index.htm
Focus on Adolescent Services. http://www.focusas.com/CounselingTherapy.html
Mental Help Net. http://mentalhelp.net
School Counseling. http://www.uwstout.edu/lib/subjects/edschool.htm

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