Title

Counseling Considerations for Arab and Muslim Americans with Disabilities

Date

5-29-2014 2:30 PM

End Time

29-5-2014 2:50 PM

Location

Werner University Center (WUC) Santiam

Department

Rehabilitation Counseling Education

Session Chair

Amber Feist

Session Title

Topics in Rehabilitation Counseling Education

Faculty Sponsor(s)

Amber Feist

Presentation Type

Presentation

Abstract

This presentation provides some insight into aspects that are important while counseling Arab and Muslim Americans with and without disabilities. The following is a general overview of ideas to evaluate, and is not an exclusive guide or list of required tenants. Clients of Middle Eastern decent can be very different from one another depending upon tribe, cultural values, family structures, region, ethnicity, religion, and personality. Considering each client’s unique background in respect to their personal paradigm is becoming an effective and important method of providing ethical, successful, and useful counseling to this population of Americans.

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May 29th, 2:30 PM May 29th, 2:50 PM

Counseling Considerations for Arab and Muslim Americans with Disabilities

Werner University Center (WUC) Santiam

This presentation provides some insight into aspects that are important while counseling Arab and Muslim Americans with and without disabilities. The following is a general overview of ideas to evaluate, and is not an exclusive guide or list of required tenants. Clients of Middle Eastern decent can be very different from one another depending upon tribe, cultural values, family structures, region, ethnicity, religion, and personality. Considering each client’s unique background in respect to their personal paradigm is becoming an effective and important method of providing ethical, successful, and useful counseling to this population of Americans.