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Counseling Multicultural and Diverse PopulationsThe purpose of this book is to expose students of the helping professions, counselors, teachers, college professors, mental health workers, and social workers to the unique characteristics of representative American subgroups and to effectively assist these same professionals as they work with clients and/or students from these populations. These are grouped by race, gender, sexuality, age, physical limitations and lifestyle etc. The author of each chapter is both a trained helping professional …

Counseling Multicultural and Diverse Populations: Strategies for Practitioners, Fourth EditionThe purpose of this book is to expose students of the helping professions, counselors, teachers, college professors, mental health workers, and social workers to the unique characteristics of representative American subgroups and to effectively assist these same professionals as they work with clients and/or students from these populations. These are grouped by race, gender, sexuality, age, physical limitations and lifestyle etc. The author of each chapter is both a trained helping professional …

Explorations in Diversity: Examining Privilege and Oppression in a Multicultural Society (Counseling Diverse Populations)This unique text features personal accounts from mental health professionals, professors and students facing issues of privilege and oppression in our diverse society. In this collection of articles, writers discuss discoveries and experiences about their own privileges and oppression, and ultimately, the compassion they’ve developed for individuals confronted with discrimination. Each essay will inspire you to reflect on your own encounters with privilege and oppression, while discussion questi…

Cultural Diversity: A Primer for the Human Services (Counseling Diverse Populations)CULTURAL DIVERSITY: A PRIMER FOR THE HUMAN SERVICES provides the tools you need to become a successful and effective counselor. This innovative text covers a variety of topics, ranging from the general principles of cultural diversity to how to work with clients from various cultures. It’s the perfect text to prepare you for a successful career in counseling….

Racism in the United States: Implications for the Helping Professions (Counseling Diverse Populations)With this fascinating text, you will start to analyze the social and psychological dynamics of racism and the implications it will carry for you as helping professional. Authors Joshua Miller and Ann Marie Garran investigate the many facets of racism in the United States, examining how racism exists not only outside of us, but inside of us as well. Human service workers must confront and challenge racism in both these areas. Those in the helping professions are ethically obligated to work for a …

Multicultural Social Work Practice: A Competency-Based Approach to Diversity and Social JusticeA thorough exploration of diversity and social justice within the field of social work Multicultural Social Work Practice: A Competency-Based Approach to Diversity and Social Justice, 2nd Edition has been aligned with the Council on Social Work Education’s 2015 Educational Policy and Standards and incorporates the National Association of Social Workers Standards of Cultural Competence. New chapters focus on theoretical perspectives of critical race theory, microaggressions and changing societal …

Counseling and Development in a Multicultural Society (Counseling Diverse Populations)Unique in its broad focus on the social, historical, and developmental aspects of different cultures, the third edition of John Axelson’s popular book gives students a multifaceted understanding of people and issues affecting multicultural counseling in contemporary America. Comprehensive and objective, the book’s topics have been selected and integrated from a variety of disciplines (psychology, sociology, political science, and history) to offer today’s human service professionals a realisti…

Multidimensional Contextual Practice: Diversity and Transcendence (Counseling Diverse Populations)This text offers a comprehensive perspective on human diversity. It addresses content regarding possible cognitive, emotional, behavioral, and social effects of stereotypes as well as the need for conscious change while honoring human complexities. A “Framework for Human Diversity and Transcendence” is introduced as a set of principles for approaching clients’ experiences as contextual and multidimensional. Guadalupe and Lum present this framework in the first four chapters, following up with se…

Counseling LGBTI ClientsCounseling LGBTI Clients is a comprehensive, practical, easy-to-read guide for both emerging practitioners and current practitioners, LGBTI individuals, and those who know them. It combines theory, research and practice with a framework that focuses on challenging and changing beliefs and attitudes toward each LGBTI subgroup, gaining current knowledge about the subgroup, and empathetically developing skills to work effectively with the subgroup in a LGBTI-affirmative manner….

Handbook of Multicultural Mental Health, Second Edition: Assessment and Treatment of Diverse PopulationsThe Handbook of Multicultural Mental Health, Second Edition, discusses the impact of cultural, ethnic, and racial variables for the assessment, diagnosis, treatment, service delivery, and development of skills for working with┬áculturally diverse populations. Intended for the mental health practitioner, the book translates research findings into information to be applied in practice. The new edition contains more than 50% new material and includes contributions from established leaders in the f…