Multicultural Counseling and Psychotherapy: A Lifespan Perspective / Edition 3

Multicultural Counseling and Psychotherapy: A Lifespan Perspective / Edition 3

by M. Lee Manning, LeRoy G. Baruth
     
 

ISBN-10: 0130334057

ISBN-13: 9780130334053

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

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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 differences—cultural, ethnic, racial, gender, sexual orientation, socioeconomic, and individual—in 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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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130334053
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
04/02/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
464
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

PART I. OVERVIEW.

1. Introduction to Multicultural Counseling and Psychotherapy.
2. The Counselor's Cultural Identity.
3. The Culturally Effective Counselor.

PART II. UNDERSTANDING AND COUNSELING CLIENTS IN MULTICULTURAL SETTINGS AND THROUGHOUT THE LIFESPAN.

4. Multicultural Human Growth and Development.
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.

17. Issues in Multicultural Counseling.
Appendix A: Selected Journals Recommended for Counselors in Multicultural Setting.
Appendix B: Suggested Multicultural Experiential Activities.
Epilogue.

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