ERIC Number: EJ438844
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Japanese-American Acculturation, Counseling Style, Counselor Ethnicity, and Perceived Counselor Credibility.
Atkinson, Donald R.; Matsushita, Yoshiko J.
Journal of Counseling Psychology, v38 n4 p473-78 Oct 1991
Japanese Americans (N=68) completed acculturation scale and rated credibility and attractiveness of counselor in tape-recorded simulated counseling session. Bicultural participants rated counselor as more attractive than did Western-identified participants. Japanese-American counselor was rated as more attractive than white-American counselor when portraying directive counseling style, less attractive when portraying nondirective counseling style. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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