How to Integrate Multiculturalism and Diversity Sensitivity Into the Training and Ethical Skill Set of Behavior Analysts (Chapter 14 in Multiculturalism and Diversity in Applied Behavior Analysis: Bridging Theory and Application).
Weiss, Mary Jane. Gatzunis, Ksenia. Aljohani, Wafa.
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Current issues in the field of behavioral analysis in regard to cultural competence are explored, and the importance of understanding cultural sensitivity and diversity is emphasized. Resources available to guide ethical decision-making for behavior analysts are described, as well as resources from related professions for self-assessment for practitioners and organizations. Practice recommendations for cultural competency are then made and steps for increasing sensitivity toward a diverse workforce are reviewed. Discussion questions are included. 27 references.
CULTURAL COMPETENCY; CLINICAL METHODS TRAINING; CORE TRAINING