Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Perspectives on Cultural Competence: A Special Issue of CWLA's Child Welfare Journal

Authors/Editors

Velazquez, Jorge Jr.
McPhatter, Anna R.
Yang, KaYing

Publisher(s)

Arlington, VA: Child Welfare League of America

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

Child Welfare Journal 2003 March-April

Description of Resource

Contents: Preface; Beyond the Rhetoric: Strategies for Implementing Culturally Effective Practice with Children, Families, and Communities by Anna R. McPhatter and Traci L. Ganaway; Beyond Cultural Competence: What Child Protection Managers Need to Know and Do by Fernando Mederos and Isa Woldeguiorguis; Framework for Culturally Competent Decisionmaking in Child Welfare by Elena P. Cohen; Building Effective Working Relationships Across Culturally and Ethnically Diverse Communities by Cheryl A. Hosley, Linda Gensheimer, and Mai Yang; Culturally and Ethnically Diverse Communities: Building Blocks for Working Relationships by Annette Woodroffe and Mavis Spencer; Beyond Cultural Competence: Language Access and Latino Civil Rights by Layla P. Suleiman; A Culturally Responsive Practice Model for Urban Indian Child Welfare Services by Robert Mindell, Maria Vidal de Haymes, and Dale Francisco; Trauma of Children of the Sudan: A Constructivist Exploration by Patty Stow Bolea, George Grant Jr., Marcy Burgess, and Olja Plasa; A Model of Culture-Centered Child Welfare Practice by Oronde A. Miller and Rebecca Jones Gaston; Transracial Adoption: Families Identify Issues and Needed Support Services by Maria Vidal de Haymes and Shirley Simon; Racism and Sexism in Child Welfare: Effects on Women of Color as Mothers and Practitioners by Isa M. Woldeguiorguis

Languages

English

Availability

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