Tour the features of MyLab Helping Professions

Created specifically for students and instructors in the helping professions, MyLab Helping Professions is designed to support mastery and application of the skills they need for successful careers in the helping professions.

MyLab Helping Professions consists of the following disciplines:

  • Counseling
  • Social Work
  • Human Services

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Align with the CSWE EPAS and CSHSE standards

Learning Outcomes and Standards

MyLab Helping Professions organizes all assignments around essential learning outcomes and either the CSWE EPAS (Social Work) or CSHSE Standards (Human Services)—enabling easy course alignment and reporting.

Develop decision-making skills

Video- and Case-Based Exercises

Video- and case-based exercises feature expert social workers and human service professionals in action to help students develop the techniques and decision-making skills they need to effectively work with clients.

Help students prepare for licensure and credentialing examinations

Licensure/Credentialing Quizzes

Automatically graded, multiple-choice Licensure/Credentialing Quizzes help students prepare for licensure and credentialing examinations, master foundational course content, and improve their course performance.

Show expert helping professionals in action

Video Library

The Video Library provides a searchable database of hundreds of video clips organized by course area. The videos showcase practicing helping professionals so that students can see a variety of techniques and theories in action, increase their observation time, and improve their analysis skills.

Give students access to their Pearson eText anytime, anywhere

Pearson eText

Pearson eText is a simple-to-use, personalized reading experience available within MyLab.

Students can use their computer or the mobile app to easily highlight and take notes all in one place — even when offline.

Seamlessly integrated videos and rich media* give students access to the help they need, when they need it.

You can also share your own notes with students so they see the connection between their reading and what they learn in class.

*Available with select titles.

Link from your LMS to MyLab Helping Professions

Learning Management System (LMS) Integration

You can now link from Blackboard Learn, Brightspace by D2L, Canvas, or Moodle to MyLab Helping Professions. Access assignments, rosters, and resources, and synchronize grades with your LMS gradebook.

For students, single sign-on provides access to all the personalized learning resources that make studying more efficient and effective.

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Link from your LMS to MyLab Helping Professions

Additional Features

Robust gradebook tracking

The online gradebook automatically tracks your students' results on tests, homework, and practice exercises and gives you control over managing results and calculating grades. The gradebook provides a number of flexible grading options, including exporting grades to a spreadsheet program such as Microsoft Excel and synchronizing MyLab grades with your LMS gradebook. And, it lets you measure and document your students' learning outcomes.