ERIC Number: EJ637458
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Cross-Cultural Empathy and Training the Contemporary Psychotherapist.
Dyche, Lawrence; Zayas, Luis H.
Clinical Social Work Journal, v29 n3 p245-58 Fall 2001
Examines approaches and resources for training psychotherapists in cross-cultural empathy, suggesting that it provides the therapists with a coherent and familiar means of maintaining affective receptivity in the therapeutic encounter with clients while making use of a repository of information about clients' cultures. (EV)
Descriptors: Cross Cultural Training, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Differences, Empathy, Psychotherapy, Therapists
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