Cultural Creativity Counseling

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Having sensitivity to culturally diverse students is important for counselors and psychologists in schools. Awareness of relevant factors, such as Kris’ emigration to the U.S. from Korea would certainly affect my understanding of her. We learned in a previous course that although the relevance needs to be evaluated for each individual, research-based information regarding ethnic minorities can give counselors an understanding of possible adaptations in style that may enhance therapeutic progress. According to Zunker (2015), “there is an interaction of influences involved in career decision making, in one’s perceptions of a work role and other life roles (p.124)” Therefore, Kris’ thoughts and actions do not occur in isolation from her cultural
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