ERIC Number: ED337990
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991-Jun
Race and Ethnicity: Issues for Adolescents with Chronic Illnesses and Disabilities. Cydline Reviews.
Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis. National Center for Youth with Disabilities.; Society for Adolescent Medicine, Independence, MO.
This abstract bibliography lists selected resources for addressing race and ethnicity issues with adolescents who have chronic illnesses and disabilities. References are dated from 1980 to 1991. First, 18 references provide general information about the issues of cultural competence and cultural diversity for health care professionals, educators, parents, and program planners. The next section lists 18 principles of a culturally derived program taken from "Policy-Planning for Culturally Comprehensive Special Health Services" (Emily Vargas Adams). The major portion of the bibliography consists of references divided into the following categories: education (28), assessment and testing (4), employment (7), health (14), epidemiology (8), parents (5), and psychosocial (10). Also included are addresses of 11 national organizations. (DB)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Chronic Illness, Cultural Differences, Disabilities, Employment, Ethnic Groups, Health Services, Interpersonal Relationship, Parents, Planning, Policy Formation, Program Development, Racial Factors, Secondary Education, Student Evaluation
National Center for Youth with Disabilities, University of Minnesota, Box 721-UMHC, Harvard Street at East River Rd., Minneapolis, MN 55455.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Health Resources and Services Administration (DHHS/PHS), Rockville, MD. Office for Maternal and Child Health Services.
Authoring Institution: Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis. National Center for Youth with Disabilities.; Society for Adolescent Medicine, Independence, MO.