ERIC Number: ED348640
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Challenges of Cultural and Racial Diversity to Counseling: Volume 2. Latin America and the United States. Mexico City Conference Proceedings (June 1990).
Gonzalez, Gerardo M., Ed.; and Others
Papers from the second international conference of the American Counseling Association held in Mexico City in June 1990 are included in this book. The book is divided into four parts: community, diversity, communication, and spirituality. The following papers are included: (1) Myths, Realities, and Implications of the English Only Movement in the United States (Amado Padilla); (2) Models of Self among Young Men in the Guatemalan Highlands (Mary Brabeck); (3) Career Development: A Comparative Cohort Study of Fifteen-Year-Olds in Mexico and the United States (Pedro Sanchez, Dorothy Soukup, and Silvia Pech Campos); (4) Demographic Overview of Latino and Mexican-Origin Populations in the United States: Counseling Implications (Richard Valencia and Martha Menchaca); (5) Providing Culturally Sensitive Human Development Services for Latin Americans (Veronica Kaune-Wilde); (6) A Needs Assessment of Hispanic Students at a Predominantly White University (Jairo Fuertes, WIlliam Sedlacek, and Franklin Westbrook); (7) The Role of the Counselor in Intercultural and Interracial Exchange (Johnnie Miles); (8) How To Improve Multicultural Counseling (David Whitfield); (9) The Effects on Students' Ethnic Background and Counselor Expertness on Students' Perceptions of Counselors (Carlos Heredia); (10) Healing the Wounded Spirit (Diana Velazquez); (11) Self-Perceptions of Control over the Causality of School Performance among Low-Income Brazilian Students: Can Counseling Reverse the Picture of Powerlessness? (Elizabeth Gama and Denise de Jesus); (12) Impact of the Theories of Carl Rogers and Teilhard de Chardin in Mexico (Carlos Tena); and (13) Nonverbal Aspects of Cross-Cultural Communication (Carmen Judith Nine-Curt). (ABL)
Descriptors: Communication (Thought Transfer), Community, Counseling, Counseling Techniques, Cultural Differences, Cultural Influences, Racial Differences, Spirituality
American Counseling Association, 5999 Stevenson Ave., Alexandria, VA 22304-3300 (Order #72105, $8.95).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
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Authoring Institution: American Counseling Association, Alexandria, VA.