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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 4: Models of Mental Health
Models of Mental Health
Everyone uses yardsticks of one sort or another to size up other people. Sometimes we use such yardsticks unknowingly as we gauge human behavior and determine its appropriateness. When individuals measure up to society's mainstream cultural values, they are labeled normal. ...