Multicultural Aspects of Disabilities : a Guide to Understanding and Assisting Minorities in the Rehabilitatiion Process.Material type: TextPublication details: Springfield : Charles C Thomas Publisher, LTD, 2007. Edition: 2nd edDescription: 1 online resource (348 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780398085094; 0398085099Subject(s): Social sciences | Culture | Sociology | Persons | Health Services | Health Care Facilities, Manpower, and Services | Social Sciences | Named Groups | Anthropology, Cultural | Anthropology | Anthropology, Education, Sociology and Social Phenomena | Delivery of Health Care | Social Work | Cultural Diversity | Minority Groups | Disabled Persons | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- People with Disabilities | Social sciences | Social Welfare & Social Work | Social Sciences | DisabilitiesGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Electronic books. Additional physical formats: Print version:: Multicultural Aspects of Disabilities : A Guide to Understanding and Assisting Minorities in the Rehabilitatiion Process.DDC classification: 362.40890097 LOC classification: HV1569.3.M55 | B79 2007Online resources: Click here to access online
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Multicultural Aspects Of Disabilities; Contents; Part One: Culture And Multiculturalism; Chapter 1 Culture; Chapter 2 Diversity And Disability; Chapter 3 Religion And Diversity; Part Two: Disability; Chapter 4 Disability And Rehabilitation; Chapter 5 Discrimination And Disability; Part Three: Disabilities And Multiculturalism; Chapter 6 Minorities And Disabilities; Chapter 7 Disability And African Americans; Chapter 8 Disability And Asian And Pacific Americans; Chapter 9 Disability And Hispanic/Latino Americans; Chapter 10 Disability And American Indians; Chapter 11 Disability And Women.
Chapter 12 Disability And Elderlypart Four: Helping; Chapter 13 The Helping Relationship; Chapter 14 Brief Review Of Selected Individual Counseling Therapies; Chapter 15 Brief Review Of Selected Family Counseling Therapies; Chapter 16 Conclusion; Name Index; Subject Index.
This book is an effort to bring to the attention of helping professionals the need to give significant consideration to cultural factors in their efforts to develop effective rehabilitation plans for persons of color with disabilities. This book goes beyond increasing awareness by offering information with regard to intervention strategies. It is hoped that this book will assist helping professionals become better acquainted with the impact that culture has on the client and the impact it will have in the helping process. This second edition continues the theme of providing information with re.
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.