Download e-book for iPad: Decolonizing “Multicultural” Counseling through Social by Rachael D. Goodman, Paul C. Gorski (eds.)

By Rachael D. Goodman, Paul C. Gorski (eds.)

ISBN-10: 1493912828

ISBN-13: 9781493912827

ISBN-10: 1493912836

ISBN-13: 9781493912834

Multicultural counseling and psychology developed as a reaction to the Eurocentrism primary within the Western therapeutic professions and has been used to problem the Eurocentric, patriarchal, and heteronormative constructs in most cases embedded in counseling and psychology. sarcastically, the various practices and paradigms regularly linked to “multiculturalism” toughen the very hegemonic practices and paradigms that multicultural counseling and psychology ways have been created to right.

In Decolonizing "Multicultural" Counseling via Social Justice, counseling and psychology students and practitioners study this paradox via a social justice lens through wondering and hard the infrastructure of dominance in society, in addition to by way of difficult ourselves as practitioners, students, and activists to reconsider our commitments. The authors examine the methods well-meaning clinicians could marginalize consumers and give a contribution to structural inequities regardless of multicultural or cross-cultural education, and provide new frameworks and talents to exchange the essentializing and stereotyping practices which are common within the box. by way of addressing the facility imbalances embedded in key components of multicultural conception and perform, participants current leading edge equipment for revising learn paradigms, expert schooling, and hands-on perform to mirror a dedication to fairness and social justice. jointly, the chapters during this publication version transformative perform within the health center, the colleges, the group, and the self-discipline. one of the themes lined:

    Rethinking racial identification improvement models.
  • Queering multicultural competence in counseling.
  • Developing a liberatory method of trauma counseling.
  • Decolonizing mental perform within the context of poverty.
  • Utilizing indigenous paradigms in counseling research.
  • Addressing racism via intersectionality.

A mind-opening textual content for multicultural counseling and psychology classes in addition to different foundational classes in counseling and psychology schooling, Decolonizing "Multicultural" Counseling via Social Justice challenges us to enable cross of simplistic ways, even though well-intended, and to include a extra transformative method of counseling and psychology perform and scholarship.

Show description

Read Online or Download Decolonizing “Multicultural” Counseling through Social Justice PDF

Similar social psychology & interactions books

Persons: Theories and Perceptions by Désirée Park (auth.) PDF

This quantity grew out of a dissatisfaction with a few concerns that appear to be rooted within the Empiricist culture. a minimum of considering the fact that Locke, that that's perceived has loved an immense proportion in any systematic account of what we declare to grasp. a major objective of this learn consequently is first to tell apart, and for that reason to narrate, what will be perceived and what may be less than­ stood.

Get Cross-Cultural Research Methods in Psychology PDF

Cross-cultural study is now an indisputable a part of mainstream psychology and has had a tremendous influence on conceptual types of human habit. even though it is right that the fundamental rules of social mental method and knowledge research are acceptable to cross-cultural study, there are many matters which are targeted to it, together with handling incongruities of language and quantifying cultural reaction units within the use of scales.

Hilary Putnam's Understanding Moral Sentiments: Darwinian Perspectives? PDF

This quantity brings jointly major students to ascertain Darwinian views on morality from broadly ranging disciplines: evolutionary biology, anthropology, psychology, philosophy, and theology. they convey not just various services, but in addition contrasting judgments approximately which, and to what quantity, differing evolutionary debts clarify morality.

Read e-book online Social Identity: International Perspectives PDF

Social id and social categorization theories have provided essentially the most intriguing advancements in social psychology - informing paintings on every thing from intergroup kin to non-public id. This finished publication surveys the most recent empirical and theoretical findings, along unique contributions, to supply a useful assessment of this crucial box.

Additional info for Decolonizing “Multicultural” Counseling through Social Justice

Example text

Cross, W. E. Jr. (1971). Negro-to-Black conversion experience: Toward a psychology of black liberation. Black World, 20, 13–27. 2 The Application of Critical Consciousness and Intersectionality as Tools … 21 Cross, W. (1995). The psychology of nigrescence: Revisiting the cross model. In J. G. Ponterotto, J. M. Casas, L. A. Suzuki, & D. M.  93–122). Thousand Oaks: Sage. Evans, K. , Kincade, E. , Marbley, A. , & Seem, S. R. (2005). Feminism and feminist therapy: Lessons from the past and hopes for the future.

What Participation in Colonization Looks Like I began this chapter by highlighting pieces of Nichole’s narrative that position her as beneficent and affirming of LGB identities. Later in this chapter, I will highlight her overt expressions of heterosexual supremacy. Moreover, in order for us to thoroughly understand how a counselor like Nichole participates in colonization, we will begin by examining what is absent from her narrative.  Smith a counselor who adheres to the MCC model and identifies as affirming of LGB identities, what is missing from Nichole’s narrative is fundamental to understanding the deficits of her MCC training.

Lewis, J. , & Crethar, H. C. (2009). Promoting systemic change through the ACA advocacy competencies. Journal of Counseling & Development, 87, 260–268. Uba, L. (1994). Asian Americans: Personality patterns, identity, and mental health. New York: Guilford. Vera, E. , & Speight, S. L. (2003). Multicultural competence, social justice, and counseling psychology: Expanding our roles. The Counseling Psychologist, 31, 253–272. Verkuyten, M. (2003). Discourses about ethnic group (de-)essentialism: Oppressive and progressive aspects.

Download PDF sample

Decolonizing “Multicultural” Counseling through Social Justice by Rachael D. Goodman, Paul C. Gorski (eds.)


by Joseph
4.2

Rated 4.51 of 5 – based on 28 votes