Archive Monthly Archives: November 2011

Top 3 Multicultural Counseling Considerations for Asian Clients

In this blog, we will discuss the top 3 counseling considerations for Asian Americans. This is the fourth entry in a series of blogs addressing multicultural issues in counseling.
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Multicultural Considerations for Latino Clients (Part 2)

In this blog, we will continue our conversation about considerations for Latino clients by discussing religiosity, child rearing and immigration status. This is the third entry in a series of blogs addressing multicultural issues in counseling.
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Multicultural Considerations for Latino Clients

In this second blog, we will discuss counseling considerations for Latino clients.
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Multicultural Considerations for African American Clients

With our growing minority population, the concept of diversity is receiving a lot of attention in the Counselor Education literature. Increasingly, academic programs are including education on the diverse needs of minority groups as part of counseling education programs. A growing body of research suggests that understanding differing cultural backgrounds and how this might affect the therapeutic process is essential for counseling effectiveness. Furthermore, the ACA (American Counseling Association) code of ethics dictates that curriculum be infused with multicultural information.
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How to be Successful in Graduate School – Part Two

Don’t just survive, thrive! Barb’s tips for a successful graduate education experience (Part II).
In the last post, we looked at the first five things you can do. Now, we will look at the last four:
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How to be Successful in Graduate School

Don’t just survive, thrive! Barb’s tips for a successful graduate education experience.

As an adult learner returning for my master’s degree, and now my doctorate, I had to learn how to be a student again. Here are my thoughts on how to have a successful experience in graduate school (Part One):
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