ERIC Number: ED501380
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Diversity Competence for Psychological Practitioners: Eliminating Disparities in Psychological Practices
Center for Mental Health in Schools at UCLA
To help pursue its objective of enhancing the focus of licensed psychologists on matters related to human diversity, the California Board or Psychology decided to establish a work group. This report summarizes the process used by and the accomplishments of the group. Six appendices include: (1) Work Group Members; (2) Some Guiding Resources; (3)Additional Resources for the Human Diversity Initiative; (4) N.Y. State Guidelines Regarding the Education and Training of Psychologists for Practice in a Pluralistic Society; (5) Responses from Other Boards; and (6) Work Group Member Comments.
Descriptors: Psychologists, Psychology, School Psychologists, Student Diversity, Cultural Pluralism, Counselor Training, State Standards, Counseling Techniques, Cultural Influences, Professional Education
Center for Mental Health in Schools at UCLA. Department of Psychology, Franz Hall, 405 Hilgard Avenue, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1563. Tel: 310-825-3634; Fax: 310-206-8716; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://smhp.psych.ucla.edu
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Office of Adolescent Health (DHHS/PHS); Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (DHHS/PHS), Rockville, MD. Center for Mental Health Services.
Authoring Institution: University of California, Los Angeles, Center for Mental Health in Schools
Identifiers - Location: California