Course Learning Objectives/Outcomes
By the end of the course, the Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist will be able to:
-Explain three approaches to moving beyond stereotypes in multicultural counseling.
-Explain two of the four common approaches to multi-cultural counseling.
-Explain the five cultural adaptation methods.
-Explain five factors that regulate the relationship between acculturation and stress.
-Explain the ethical issue that arises when counseling a client of another culture regarding empowerment.
-Explain five ways that culturally different clients experiencing transference may react to a therapist.
-Explain the three important issues to consider in starting a multicultural group.
-Explain the cultural counseling issues grouped under reconciliation.
-Explain two of the four steps of the Transcultural Integrative Model.
-Explain the five stances listed by Greene.
-Explain what has led to the failure and ineffectiveness of cross-cultural counseling experiences.
-Explain what is the cause of multicultural client complaints.
"The instructional level of this course is introductory, intermediate, or advanced depending on the learners clinical area of expertise."