This unique guidebook is specifically designed with useful multicultural applications aimed at practice-based school psychology. The text compiles an informational and instructional array of helpful "hands-on" checklists, reviews of some of the most current cultural literature applicable to best practices, and provides guided steps to take in various practice-based situations. Multicultural School Psychology Competencies: A Practical Guide is practice-based, culture-sensitive, and intended for the multicultural competency preparation of psychologists-in-training and in practice as well as other professionals working with diverse children and youth in schools and other educational settings.
Chapter 12: Prejudice Reduction
Prejudice continues to be prevalent throughout the world, and is currently a serious concern within educational settings. It can affect educators, school personnel, students, and their parents. Most significantly at the school level, prejudice can be dangerous to the point of violence (i.e., physical ...