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Counseling American Minorities

Counseling American Minorities - 5th edition

Counseling American Minorities - 5th edition

ISBN13: 9780697201713

ISBN10: 0697201716

Counseling American Minorities by Donald R. Atkinson, George Morten and Derald Wing Sue - ISBN 9780697201713
Edition: 5TH 98
Copyright: 1998
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company
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International: No
Counseling American Minorities by Donald R. Atkinson, George Morten and Derald Wing Sue - ISBN 9780697201713

ISBN13: 9780697201713

ISBN10: 0697201716

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Summary

Multicultural aspects of psychological services is currently one of the hottest topics in the mental health profession. Counseling American Minorities provides exactly the kind of information that students in training, as well as practitioners, need in order to provide culturally sensitive services. The book provides information about the history and experiences of each of the four ethnic groups (African Americans, American Indians, Asian Americans, and Hispanic Americans), and examines how psychological service providers might better provide mental health services to members of each group. For chapters related to each of these four ethnic groups, people who have first-hand personal and professional exposure to the experiences and needs of members of each group. At the conclusion of each section are cases and questions that can be used to stimulate class discussion about providing psychological services to clients from that group and role-playing exercises. The companion book, Counseling Diverse Populations, can be used in conjunction with this text for classes that cover sensitivity to non-ethnic as well as ethnic minorities.All statistics are updated. New articles and updated original chapters. Further clarification of the minority identity development model and predictions of major changes in the field. Completely revised chapters on addressing the mental health needs of racial/ethnic minorities (3) and future directions in minority group/cross cultural counseling.
New journal reprints: Chapter 4, African-American women and the male-female relationship dilemma and Chapter 5, Psychosoical development and black male masculinity: implications for counseling economically disadvantaged African-American male adolescents. Addresses issues facing four major American minority groups: African Americans, American Indians, Asian Americans, and Hispanic Americans. Includes chapters written by professional members of ethnic groups as well as chapters written by the editors. Cases and questions to stimulate class discussion follow each chapter. Role playing exercises at the end of each section enhance student sensitivity. Counseling Diverse Populations, a companion text, can be used in conjunction with the book for use in classes that cover sensitivity to non-ethnic minorities as well as ethnic minorities

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Part I: Racial/Ethnic Minorities and Cross-Cultural Counseling

1. Defining Populations and Terms
2. Within-Group Differences among Racial/Ethnic Minorities
3. Addressing the Mental Health Needs of Racial/Ethnic Minorities

Part II: The African American Client

4. African-American Women and the Male-Female Relationship Dilemma: A Counseling Perspective-P. D. Bethea
5. Psycho social Development and Black Male Masculinity: Implications for Counseling Economically Disadvantaged African American Male Adolescents-S. M. Harris
6. Culturally Sensitive Therapy with Black Clients-L. L. Wilson & S. M. Smith

Part III: The American Indian Client

7. American Indian Mental Health Policy-T. D. LaFromboise
8. Counseling Intervention and American Indian Tradition: An Integrative Approach-T. D. LaFromboise, J. E. Trimble, & G. V. Mohatt
9. The Path of Good Medicine: Understanding and Counseling Native American Indians-J. T. Garrett & m. Walkingstick Garrett

Part IV: The Asian American Client

10. The Interplay of Soicocultural Factors on the Psychological Development of Asians in America-D. Sue
11. Guidelines for Facilitating Therapy with Asian American Clients-M. P. P. Root
12. Psychotherapy with Southeast Asian American Clients-K. Nishio & M. Bilmes

Part V. The Hispanic American Client

13. Providing Services to Hispanic/Latino Populations: Profiles in Diversity-G M. Castex
14. What do Culturally Sensitive Mental Health Services Mean? The Case of Hispanics-L. H. Rogler, G. C. Malgady, & R. Blumenthal
15. Counseling Cuban Americans-J. Altarriba & L. M. Bauer

Part VI: Implications for Minority Group/ Cross-Cultural Counseling

16. Future Directions in Minority Group/Cross-Cultural Counseling

Appendix: Multi-Cultural Counseling Competencies

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