Multiculturalism and the Family   [Archived Catalog]
2017-2018 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook

COUN 2560 - Multiculturalism and the Family

This course explores psychological approaches in social constructs and emphasizes the following factors in individual and family development: language, acculturation, economics, race, class, gender, sexual orientation, sociopolitical factors, child-rearing practices, family structure, religious traditions, cultural values and attitudes. The course focuses clinical issues of cultural competence in the context of ethics, laws, and regulations that define cultural awareness in counseling and psychotherapy. 3 credit(s)