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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 8: Setting Culturally Relevant Goals
Setting Culturally Relevant Goals
The success of counseling ultimately depends on counselors’ setting goals for their clients that are tailored to the clients’ specific needs. Clients benefit most from counseling when they can achieve the goals their counselors set; thus goals must be realistic and attainable. The worst scenario occurs when the ...