By the end of the course, the Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist will be able to:
-Explain three ways Asian American clients might cope with the culture conflict.
-Explain the effect of cultural values in counseling Asian American clients.
-Identify three perspectives of African American culture.
-Describe three aspects of culture in counseling African American clients.
-Explain cultural perspectives in counseling Hispanic clients.
-Identify three cultural considerations and issues in counseling Hispanic clients.
-Discuss cultural and historical perspectives in counseling Native American clients.
-Explain at what stage will a minority client transfer anger and depreciation to a counselor from the dominant culture, now seen as an instrument of oppression.
-Explain what complicates the definition of therapy guidelines even for the conscientious and well-intentioned counselor and therapist.
-Explain what is the first attitude and belief a counselor should have in order to develop appropriate cross-cultural intervention strategies and techniques.
-Explain what is the ethical principle of "doing good" by keeping the client from harm and aspiring to benefit the client.
-Explain what is the “culture of poverty thesis.”
-Explain what are narratives.
-Explain what is at the core of the construction of racialized and sexualized hatreds and of socioeconomic meritocracy and classism.
-Explain what the Code of Ethics broadened the concept of family to include.
"The instructional level of this course is introductory, intermediate, or advanced depending on the learners clinical area of expertise."
CEU Continuing Education for
Counselor CEUs, Social Worker CEUs, Psychology CEUs, MFT CEUs