Discuss the importance of cultural sensitivity in providing professional services to clients?

Multicultural Competence

The third part of your paper requires you to review and reflect on multicultural competence as a professional. Use the following to help guide your reflection:

1. What did you learn about the importance of cultural sensitivity in providing professional services to clients?

2. How do communication styles differ across cultures?

3. How might strategies to build rapport be differentiated based on culture?

4. What resources could help you to become more informed regarding cultural diversity? Cite resources you can use to dispel your personal biases.

5. Provide an example of cultural bias in counseling/psychological research and support your answer with at least one scholarly reference.

6. How could you apply your learning to your future practice as a mental health and wellness professional?