By Kathryn MacCluskie

This can be the 1st and basically booklet available in the market that gives a theoretical framework on simple counseling skills. It presents a robust multicultural thread, in addition to a powerful emphasis on self-awareness. The booklet discusses the counseling approach, the microskills version and assisting talents and strategies, and contains built-in case conceptualization. Written for college students, counselors, social staff, psychologists, and someone attracted to studying the fundamental concepts of aiding within the context of concept and alertness to diversified populations.

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The authors pointed out that much of the cross-cultural research that had been conducted was based on erroneous premises that undermined the validity of the research itself. Multiculturalism was identified as a "fourth force" in the fields of counseling and psychology, and the idea was strongly presented that race, culture, and ethnicity are issues that pertain to everyone, not "just" people who hold minority status. Chapter 2 • Multiculturalism and Diversity in Counseling 27 In that important article, Sue, Arrendondo, and McDavis offered a model for conceptualizing the multiple dimensions of multicultural competence.

Terry clarified that, "It is this interchange among internal and external systems that determines which environmental affordances will be perceived and activated ... in accordance with the role 'expectations, evaluations, and obligations' . . that define one's conceptual self (p. 20). In other words, the force of cultural values that are exerted from the macrosystem, which is most distal to the individual, the whole way down the hierarchy to the proximal microsystem, all influence an individual's self-perception.

Beginning Assignment Find a confederate, someone whom you know fairly well, and get his or her permission to record a 15- to 20-minute conversation, either audio or video. " Your instruction for this tape is to listen, and then tiy to be as helpful as possible. When you have completed the tape, set it aside and save it to listen to again at the end of the course. CHAPTER 2 Multiculturalism and in Diversity Counseling After studying this chapter, you should have a clear understanding of the following: How your own values and beliefs and other cultural characteristics may interact with your client's throughout the counseling process How other variables of diversity besides ethnicity will affect how you perceive your clients How other variables of diversity will influence your client's mental health The standards for being a multiculturally competent counselor How to use the Hofstede model of cultural variability for understanding value differences across cultures How level of acculturation in the United States affects people's self-perception One recument theme throughout the chapter and this entire book is that self-awareness is one cornerstone of counseling skill acquisition.

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