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ERIC Number: EJ471972
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-1044-3894
Clinical Diagnosis among Diverse Populations: A Multicultural Perspective.
Solomon, Alison
Families in Society, v73 n6 p371-77 Jun 1992
Discusses four ways in which clinical diagnosis can be detrimental to minority clients: (1) cultural expressions of symptomatology; (2) unreliable research instruments; (3) clinician bias; and (4) institutional racism. Recommendations to avoid misdiagnosis begin with accurate assessment of a client's history and cultural background. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Institutional Discrimination; Multicultural Counseling
Note: Special issue: "Multicultural Practice." For journal availability, see UD 517 495.