A discussion of the role of a forensic psychology professional in addressing multicultural differences and meeting the needs of a diverse set of clients. They use Kohlberg's moral development, universal behaviors in socio-cultural settings and intercultural relationships.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com December 15, 2020, 10:38 pm ad1c9bdddf
Role of Forensic Psychology in addressing multicultural differences:
1) Moral development: Kohlberg's moral development/ moral reasoning theory is true to all cultures and leads toward the same ultimate level of development and representing universal ethical principles. However, the rate of development and highest level reached varies across cultures. Given this variation, their concepts of natural law, justice, and individualism vs. collectivism would impact their view of the ...
Forensic psychologist can help address multicultural differences in that they can illustrate universal ethical principles, define universal behaviors and social contexts.