ERIC Number: EJ529426
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Creating Conversation: Reflections on Cultural Sensitivity in Family Interviewing.
Dennis, Ruth E.; Giangreco, Michael F.
Exceptional Children, v63 n1 p103-16 Fall 1996
This study of 14 special education professionals from minority groups revealed their perceptions on cultural sensitivity in family interviewing. Recommendations for improving interviews include increasing knowledge about other cultures; examining cultural biases; allowing sufficient time for interviews; providing a family focus; and considering time, place, and language needs. (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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