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ERIC Number: EJ1041492
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2014-Oct
Pages: 16
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0883-8534
Arab Americans with Disabilities and Their Families: A Culturally Appropriate Approach for Counselors
Al Khateeb, Jamal M.; Al Hadidi, Muna S.; Al Khatib, Amal J.
Journal of Multicultural Counseling and Development, v42 n4 p232-247 Oct 2014
The authors present a brief introduction to Americans of Arab descent and a brief overview of Arab culture. Then, culturally appropriate counseling considerations related to family, attitudes toward disability, religion, communication, acculturation, help-seeking behaviors, and stereotypes are highlighted. In the last section, the authors provide conclusions and recommendations for culturally appropriate considerations in working with Arab Americans with disabilities and their families.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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