PSCN 1 (Alarcon): Counseling Resources

Human Services and Minority Groups

Multicultural Counseling Resources

Library Catalog Search Terms

These are the official Library of Congress Subject Headings that you can use for many of your searches in our Library Catalog.

  • Cross-cultural Counseling
  • Cross-cultural Counseling Case Studies
  • Psychiatry, Transcultural Case Studies
  • Educational Counseling
  • Counseling Methods
  • Minorities Psychology
  • Minorities Mental Health
  • Ethnic Groups Psychology
  • Minority Groups Psychology
  • Minorities Mental Health Services United States
  • Cultural Psychiatry United States
  • Psychiatry Transcultural
  • Community Mental Health Services
  • Minorities Mental Health Services
  • Minority older people Mental Health United States

Book Location/Arrangement

U.S.  Ethnic Groups in History

E: 184. M4 Mexican Americans

E184.A75 Asian Americans

E184.C5 Chinese Americans

E184 .S69 South Asians

E185 African Americans

E185.93 Ethnic Groups in U.S. States


HV1-9960      Social pathology.  Social and public welfare.

HV40-69  Social service.  Social work.   HV697-4959 Protection, Social Work

HV547     Self-help groups         
HV697-4959   Assistance and relief of Special classes: Families.  Mothers. Children


HV873-887     Destitute, neglected, and abandoned  children.  Street children

HV888-907     Children with disabilities    HV1421-1441 Young adults.Teenagers

HV1442-1448  Women                             HV1449  Gay men.  Lesbians

HV1450-1494  Aged                               HV1551-3024  People with disabilities

HV4005-4013    Immigrants                    HV4023-4470.7  Poor in cities.  Slums

HV4480-4630     Homelessness              HV5001-5840  Alcoholism, Drug Abuse.  

HV6001-7220.5    Criminology

HV6035-6197                                      Criminal anthropology, criminal psychology, prison psychology,

HV6250-6250.4                                   Victims of crimes.  Victimology

HV7428                                              Social work with delinquents and criminals

HV9051-9230.7                                   The juvenile offender.  Juvenile delinquency.

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