ERIC Number: EJ587686
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Providing Culturally Competent Services to Visually Impaired Persons.
Bau, Angela M.
Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness, v93 n5 p291-97 May 1999
Discusses providing culturally competent services to individuals with visual impairments and seven cultural values: communication, health beliefs and practice, family structure, attitudes toward authority, etiquette, expectations of "helping," and time orientation. Provides suggestions for meeting cross-cultural challenges through skills used in the disability field. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Cultural Diversity and Visual Impairment.