Counseling Psychology & Human Development


Counseling Psychology and Human Development at Prescott College includes a wide variety of courses and areas of study, including Best Practices in Equine-Assisted Learning; Human Growth and Development; Counseling Theories; Psychopathology: Diagnosis and Treatment Planning; Helping Relationships: Basic Counseling Skills; Group Work: Clinical Theory and Practice; Models of Leadership: Leadership through Differentiation; Organizing, Activism & Alliance Politics; Adolescent Psychology; Ecopsychology: Paradigms & Perspectives; and various Special Topics.

Dictionaries & Encyclopedias   |   Article Databases  |  eJournals  |  CP Capstones | Web Resources  |  Citation Styles  |  Statistics |  Organizations

Dictionaries & Encyclopedias


On the Reference Shelf:


Article Databases

  • EBSCOhost, including Academic Search Premier full-text articles in over 4,700 journals, including more than 3,700 peer-reviewed titles. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for all 8,250 journals in the collection.  Also includes the psychology databases PsycInfo and PsycArticles.
  • GoogleScholar  "enables you to search specifically for scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, abstracts and technical reports from all broad areas of research. Use Google Scholar to find articles from a wide variety of academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories and universities, as well as scholarly articles available across the web".
  • JStor a trusted archive of important scholarly journals. JSTOR is not a current issues database. Because of JSTOR's archival mission, there is a gap, typically from 1 to 5 years, between the most recently published journal issue and the back issues available in JSTOR. Prescott College subscribes to Arts & Sciences Collections I and IV, Biological Sciences Collection, and Language & Literature Collection.
  • ProQuest, including Research LibraryDissertations & Theses provides one-stop access to a wide range of popular academic subjects. The database includes more than 3,820 titles—over 2,550 in full text—from 1971 forward.  Also includes PILOTS, a specialized PTSD database.


full text, academic content 


More e-journal recommendations can be found at the Directory of Open Access Journals.



CP Capstones


 Faculty-recommended examples of masters of counseling student capstone projects are available from ebrary.  Here is a current list of available examples.


Web Resources 

 Citation Styles  

Handouts provide help in writing style, formatting your paper, and citing your sources, both in-text and in the References/Bibliography section.   

  • APA  The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association Style, 6th edition





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