Welcome to the Human Services Library Guide.
The Human Services Department offers courses and degree plans in areas such as addictions counseling, general human services, therapeutic recreation, deaf services, social work, and related areas of study. Here are a few links to information about this department and their courses, degrees, etc.
Apps (little software applications) allow you to customize your tablet to do the things you like to do. Some of the apps listed are free, while others are fee-based. Additionally, some apps are initially free, and then require in-app purchases if more features and functionality are desired. Listed, you will find some app recommendations we have come up with through trial, error, and our own experiences.
ACC Library Services does not endorse any fee-based apps nor it is liable for reimbursement of any apps paid for by patrons. Please refer to the Tablet Circulation Policy for further details.
Computer Art Therapy-Composed of free drawing, Mandala, and kinetic family drawing services. If a user inputs free drawing, Mandala or kinetic family drawing along with the personal information to the app, the system provides the result of analysis on the drawing as well as psychological and disability status in the output stage. (iOS)
IMQuit-Traces your behavior and gives you an overview of your recovery process. (Android)
Addicaid-Find and rate meetings, and track your progress with daily goals and community support. (iOS)
The Savvy Social Worker-Provides new developments in social work practice, including evidence-based and best practices. (Android)
Therapeutic Yoga-A therapeutic approach of yoga, for maintenance of physical and physiological health. (iOS)
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The tabs above take you to information about finding books, journal articles, websites, and career information. Want a few more self-help tools or links back to Library Services? Here a few of the most popular:
Research in Human Services areas of interest is often interdisciplinary. Please look into additional library guides for even more resources and guidance, such as those guides on:
The College is also investigating the use of OER's (Open Educational Resources). OER general information is posted at Open Educational Resources.