Celebrating its 20th anniversary! The most internationally cited resource in the arena of multicultural counseling, the Handbook of Multicultural Counseling is a resource for researchers, educators, practitioners, and students alike. Continuing to emphasize social justice, research, and application, the Fourth Edition of this best-seller features nearly 80 new contributors of diverse backgrounds, orientations, and levels of experience who provide fresh perspectives to every chapter. Completely updated, this classic text includes new chapters on prevailing social issues and covers the latest advances in theory, ethics, measurement, clinical practice, assessment, and more. “This is the most comprehensive synthesis of cutting edge multicultural counseling research available. This is the gold standard and a must read for anyone working in a human services field.” –Audrey M. Ervin, Delaware Valley College

Immigrants and Refugees : A Contextual Counseling Perspective

Immigrants and Refugees : A Contextual Counseling Perspective

Immigrants and Refugees: A Contextual Counseling Perspective
Peter Pratyusha Anita Deshpande

Over the past several decades, migration across the globe has increased, largely as a result of political conflict, war, famine, and natural disasters. While the United States is composed of Native populations and immigrants (both forced and voluntary), recent migration trends reflect the largest numbers of immigrants in the nation’s history. There are approximately 40 million immigrants in the United States today, and a majority of foreign-born individuals have legal status (e.g., naturalized citizens or authorized noncitizens; U.S. Census Bureau, 2011). The passage of the Immigration and Nationality Act in 1965 marked a change in U.S. policy toward immigration from ...

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