Developing Multicultural Counseling Competence: A Systems Approach, 4th edition

  • Danica G. Hays, 
  • Bradley T. Erford

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Developing Multicultural Counseling Competence is infused with self-development opportunities, first-hand perspectives, and real cases to help you on your journey of developing multicultural counseling competence. Emphasis is placed on promoting awareness, knowledge, and skills for understanding cultural makeup and privilege and oppression experiences; understanding others of diverse identities and experiences; and engaging in facilitative counseling relationships.

The 4th Edition includes a new focus on intersectionality and identity, an expanded focus on the impact of White supremacy, and deeper consideration of the complexities of gender and gender identity. New and updated research, data and trends are incorporated throughout.

Published by Pearson (July 20th 2022) - Copyright © 2023

ISBN-13: 9780137474240

Subject: Counseling

Category: Multicultural Counseling

Table of contents

SECTION 1: The Foundations of Multicultural Counseling

  1. The Culturally Competent Counselor: Danica G. Hays and Jan L. Gay
  2. Cultural Identity Development: Angie Cartwright and Dominique S. Hammonds

SECTION 2: Social Advocacy

  1. Social Justice Counseling: Philip B. Gnilka, Caroline O'Hara, and Catherine Y. Chang
  2. Racism and White Supremacy: Danica G. Hays and Ann Shillingford-Butler
  3. Gender and Sexism: Anneliese A. Singh and Taryne M. Mingo
  4. Sexual and Affectional Orientation and Heterosexism: Michael P. Chaney and Michael D. Brubaker
  5. Social Class and Classism: Madeline Clark
  6. Disability, Ableism, and Ageism: Debra E. Berens

SECTION 3: Counseling Multicultural Populations

  1. Individuals and Families of African and African American Descent: Patrice S. Bounds, Ahmad R. Washington, and Malik S. Henfield
  2. Individuals and Families of Arab and Arab American Descent: Sylvia C. Nassar and Tahani Dari
  3. Individuals and Families of Asian and Asian American Descent: Linh P. Luu, Arpana G. Inman, and Alvin N. Alvarez
  4. Individuals and Families of Latin and Latin American Descent: Cassandra A. Storlie
  5. Counseling Individuals and Families of Native American Descent: Sherri L. Turner, Carolyn A. Berger, Amanda F. Peterson, and Maddy C. Kern
  6. Individuals and Families of European and European Descent: H. George McMahon, Pamela O. Paisley, Bogusia Skudrzyk, and Chelsea Scoffone
  7. Individuals and Families of Multiracial Descent: C. Peeper McDonald
  8. Spiritual Diversity: Craig S. Cashwell and Amanda L. Giordano

SECTION 4: Multicultural Conceptualization

  1. Using Counseling Theories in Multicultural Contexts: Amanda C. La Guardia
  2. Multicultural Diagnosis and Conceptualization: Victoria E. Kress, Laura R. Shannonhouse, and Christina M. Woloch

Appendix: Multicultural and Social Justice Counseling Competencies

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