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Overcoming Unintentional Racism in Counseling and Therapy, Second Edition examines the dynamics and effects of racism in counseling with an emphasis on the insidiousness of unintentional racism.Second Edition provides a new section on the policies and practices of agencies and other institutions in the mental health system unintentionally resulting in service disparities. Macro-system and micro-system interventions are proposed to overcome these disparities.
Chapter 1: Minority Clients as Victims
Picture yourself as the victim of a driver who runs a red light. As a safety-conscious pedestrian, you wait on the sidewalk at the corner until the light turns green. Even though you have the right of way, you look both ways before you enter the intersection, and then you proceed. When you get halfway ...