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
Emerging Issues and Movements in Multicultural Counseling Psychology
The 10 chapters included in Part V reflect two of the major objectives inherent in the Handbook: (1) to give emphasis to current cutting-edge challenges and progress in multicultural counseling research and (2) to increase the competence of researchers, educators, and practitioners to study, assess, understand, and intervene with multicultural persons. The chapters address critical areas that have emerged in the literature on multicultural counseling, including positive psychology, spirituality, international engagement, technology, interdisciplinarity, violence, and trauma.
In the chapter titled “Multicultural Positive Psychology: Cultural Perspectives of the Good Life,” Flores, Edwards, and Pedrotti highlight the importance of understanding the impact of culture in the advancement of multicultural positive psychology in ...