Journal of Multicultural Counseling and Development

A scholarly and professional journal publishing articles pertinent to multicultural and ethnic minority interests in all areas of counseling and human development. Coverage includes state-of-the-art multicultural research and reports on the application of

Articles from Vol. 32, No. 3, July

Acculturation, Competence, and Mental Health among South Asian Students in the United States
Although each Asian group has had its own unique experience in the United States, research efforts have focused largely on how Asian Americans differ from mainstream U.S. culture; little attention has been paid to the intracultural experience of these...
Acculturative Distress among Hispanics: The Role of Acculturation, Coping, and Intercultural Competence
Among 96 Hispanic adults, mostly recent immigrants responding in Spanish, intercultural competence contributed to variance in acculturative distress beyond that already accounted for by general coping, acculturation, and sociodemographic variables....
Child Survivor of War: A Case Study
The history of a Bosnian survivor of war living in the U.S. is examined using the extended case method. Clinical issues related to acculturative stress, posttraumatic stress disorder, and identity are analyzed. Suggested treatment includes existential...
Predictors of Acculturation for Chinese Adolescents in Canada: Age of Arrival, Length of Stay, Social Class, and English Reading Ability
In a sample of 506 Chinese adolescents living in Canada from 3 cohort groups, age at the time of arrival in Canada, length of stay in Canada, socioeconomic status, and English reading ability predicted acculturation. English reading ability and socioeconomic...
Service Learning in Graduate Counselor Education: Developing Multicultural Counseling Competency
Service learning integrates classroom instruction with community service to enhance learning. This article describes the service-learning model used in a multicultural counseling course. The feedback received indicated service learning enhanced multicultural...