- Subject index
Organized around the latest CACREP Standards, this timely book covers the core concepts, theories, and skills of multicultural and social justice counseling. With a focus on helping readers develop their multicultural professional identities, the authors conceptualize multicultural identity development as the foundation for comprehending the pervasive impact of social privilege and oppression and developing competencies to effectively work with the culturally diverse. Case illustrations, exercises, and an emphasis on reflective practice foster a true understanding and application of concepts. Becoming a Multiculturally Competent Counselor is part of the SAGE Counseling and Professional Identity Series, which targets specific competencies identified by CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs). To learn more about each text in the series, please visit www.sagepub.com/cpiseries.
Part 1: Professional Counseling: A Cultural Occurrence
Monocultural Context of Counseling as a Helping Profession
Not to know is bad; not to wish to know is worse.
Self-Assessment of Pre-Existing Awareness and Knowledge
- What is my understanding of the cultural foundation of the counseling profession?
- What are the values of the counseling profession that are consistent or inconsistent with my own?
- How do ...