Introduction to Cultural Variations in Behavioral Health for Paraprofessionals

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The United States has become more diverse. This increased diversity makes it critical that you know how to deliver culturally competent care. Racial, ethnic, and cultural variations contribute to health disparities for minority group members. It is important to understand the cultural identity of the individuals you serve. Understanding how they balance the values of their cultural heritage in the context of the larger culture will also help you to more effectively support your clients.

The goal of this course is to provide paraprofessionals in health and human services with information on how variations in cultures impact clients.

This course will provide you with an overview of the role culture plays in behavioral healthcare. If you want more information on culture, we recommend that you review our other courses for paraprofessionals on this topic.



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The United States has become more diverse. This increased diversity makes it critical that you know how to deliver culturally competent care. Racial, ethnic, and cultural variations contribute to health disparities for minority group members. It is important to understand the cultural identity of the individuals you serve. Understanding how they balance the values of their cultural heritage in the context of the larger culture will also help you to more effectively support your clients.

The goal of this course is to provide paraprofessionals in health and human services with information on how variations in cultures impact clients.

This course will provide you with an overview of the role culture plays in behavioral healthcare. If you want more information on culture, we recommend that you review our other courses for paraprofessionals on this topic.



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