Influence of Culture on Care in Behavioral Health for Paraprofessionals

Green Clock Hours: 0.50

The increased diversity of the U.S. makes it critical that you know how to deliver culturally competent care. Cultural, racial, and ethnic variations contribute to health disparities for minority group members. These variations can also impact the nature and expression of behavioral health disorders. They also affect engagement in treatment and response to interventions. This course will describe what culturally competent care entails. You will also learn specific ways you can increase your awareness of how cultural diversity impacts the individuals you serve and how you can best support them.

The goal of this course is to provide paraprofessionals in health and human services with information on how culture influences behavioral healthcare.

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



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Course Description

The increased diversity of the U.S. makes it critical that you know how to deliver culturally competent care. Cultural, racial, and ethnic variations contribute to health disparities for minority group members. These variations can also impact the nature and expression of behavioral health disorders. They also affect engagement in treatment and response to interventions. This course will describe what culturally competent care entails. You will also learn specific ways you can increase your awareness of how cultural diversity impacts the individuals you serve and how you can best support them.

The goal of this course is to provide paraprofessionals in health and human services with information on how culture influences behavioral healthcare.

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



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