Multicultural Counseling and Psychotherapy: A Lifespan Perspective / Edition 3by M. Lee Manning, LeRoy G. Baruth
Pub. Date: 04/02/2002
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Written to explore the lives and potential counseling problems of African American, Hispanic American, Asian American, European American, and Native American populations, this book considers the powerful influences of a client's developmental stage and cultural background. It maintains that integrating multicultural and lifespan considerations are crucial to… See more details below
Written to explore the lives and potential counseling problems of African American, Hispanic American, Asian American, European American, and Native American populations, this book considers the powerful influences of a client's developmental stage and cultural background. It maintains that integrating multicultural and lifespan considerations are crucial to counseling effectiveness. The authors advocate an understanding of individual differencescultural, ethnic, racial, gender, sexual orientation, socioeconomic, and individualin order for counselors to use existing strategies to their best advantage. Includes coverage on intervening with clients from counseling specific groups during various lifespan stages, and professional issues/future directions of the multicultural counseling field. It provides readers with an awareness of gender issues, how counseling issues differ for various age groups as well as providing current information related to counseling people with disabilities. For professionals in the field of counseling.
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Table of Contents
PART I. OVERVIEW.
2. The Counselor's Cultural Identity.
3. The Culturally Effective Counselor.
PART II. UNDERSTANDING AND COUNSELING CLIENTS IN MULTICULTURAL SETTINGS AND THROUGHOUT THE LIFESPAN.
5. Understanding African American Clients.
6. Counseling African American Clients.
7. Understanding American Indian Clients.
8. Counseling American Indian Clients.
9. Understanding Asian American Client.
10. Counseling Asian American Clients.
11. Understanding European American Clients.
12. Counseling European American Clients.
13. Understanding Hispanic American Clients.
14. Counseling Hispanic American Clients.
15. Understanding Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Clients.
16. Counseling Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Clients.
PART III. PROFESSIONAL ISSUES IN MULTICULTURAL COUNSELING.
Appendix A: Selected Journals Recommended for Counselors in Multicultural Setting.
Appendix B: Suggested Multicultural Experiential Activities.
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