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Counseling older Japanese American clients: An overview and observations

TitleCounseling older Japanese American clients: An overview and observations
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1994
AuthorsItai, G, McRae, C
JournalJournal of Counseling & DevelopmentJournal of Counseling & Development
Date PublishedMar-Apr
ISBN Number0748-9633<br/>1556-6676
Accession NumberPeer Reviewed Journal: 1995-06479-001
Keywords*Asians, *Counseling, *Ethnic Identity, *Racial and Ethnic Differences, *Sociocultural Factors, Client Characteristics, History, Human, identity & historical & cultural perspectives & differences & other aspects in counseling, 1st & 2nd & 3rd generation Japanese American clients, Psychotherapy & Psychotherapeutic Counseling [3310]
AbstractAddresses several important aspects of counseling older 1st-, 2nd-, and 3rd-generation Japanese American clients, including their identity and the historical and cultural perspectives they bring to counseling; basic counseling strategies, including issues related to preparation and early stages of counseling; and ethical and diagnostic considerations related to their cultural differences. The authors provide some suggestions and options that may improve the effectiveness of counseling older Japanese Americans. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2013 APA, all rights reserved).
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