ERIC Number: EJ368527
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
An Organizational Framework for Understanding the Role of Culture in Counseling.
Ponterotto, Joseph G.; Benesch, Kevin F.
Journal of Counseling and Development, v66 n5 p237-41 Jan 1988
Proposes a direction for cross-cultural training and research different from the traditional ones which emphasize differences between groups and the need to develop culture-specific techniques. Delineates a conceptual model which provides an integrative framework for understanding the role of culture in counseling. Draws on work in transpersonal psychology and psychotherapy. (Author/KS)
Descriptors: Counseling, Counseling Techniques, Counselor Characteristics, Counselor Role, Counselor Training, Cross Cultural Studies, Cross Cultural Training, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Differences, Cultural Influences, Intercultural Communication, Minority Groups, Models, Multicultural Education
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A