What is MULTICULTURAL COUNSELING?

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in the context of psychotherapies, multicultural counselling is a type of therapy which takes into account both racial and ethnic diversities of the client, further taking into consideration their sexual orientation, spirituality, ability and any disabilities, social class and economics, and the potential for any cultural bias by the practitioner.

MULTICULTURAL COUNSELING: "Multicultural counselling, is simply counselling patients but taking into consideration their cultural beliefs and the effect that can have on their treatment."

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