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PSYC 3356: Clinical Practicum Lab: Search Terms

Subject Headings

Use subject headings to call up lists of materials that deal with your topic. Here are some examples:

For materials about ... use this subject heading
the general process of giving advice regarding personal decision making and problem solving Counseling
the treatment of mental and emotional disorders primarily through the use of psychological methods Psychotherapy
the application of psychological theories to help individuals overcome obstacles to their personal growth Counseling psychology

You might also try using narrower headings for specific topics, such as:

  • Assertiveness training
  • Cross-cultural counseling
  • Divorce counseling
  • Drug abuse counseling
  • Educational counseling
  • Family counseling
  • Group counseling
  • Health counseling
  • Hotlines (Counseling)
  • Humanistic counseling
  • Leisure counseling
  • Marriage counseling
  • Mentoring
  • Motivational interviewing
  • Peer counseling
  • Philosophical counseling
  • Psychoanalytic counseling
  • Rehabilitation counseling
  • Sex counseling
  • Short-term counseling
  • Vocational guidance

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