Why is ethnic identity particularly important for adolescent immigrants?
What three characteristics do interpersonal problem-solving communication models focus on?
What are the three dimensions in the Personal Identity model?
What three themes reflect on how culture influences human existence?
What is "Biracial Effectiveness Training" (BET)?
What are the four areas in which African Americans may be unwilling to self-disclose to Caucasian counselors?
A. (a) educational and training settings, (b) political and legal systems, (c) work and business interactions, and (d) interpersonal and social contexts
B. A number of studies have found that a strong sense of ethnic identity is related to higher self-esteem.
C. (a) self-hatred, (b) cultural differences, (c) historical hostility
D. Dimensions A - age, gender, culture, ethnicity, race, and language, B - represent the "consequences" of the A and C dimensions such as educational experience, & C - grounds us in historical, political, sociocultural, and economic contexts indicating that events of a sociopolitical, global, and environmental form have a way of affecting one's
personal culture and life experiences
E. BET is a psychoeducational approach that uses some of the fundamentals of family systems theory and reframes them in terms of intercultural conflict.
F. Interpersonal problem-solving communication models typically focus on the characteristics of the communicators, modes of expressing (encoding) and receiving (decoding), and elements of verbal and nonverbal communication.