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Future Trends and Social Change Associated with Multicultural Counseling

1) Name one of the trends or issues that could impact Multicultural Counseling and explain how that trend could impact the Counselor's work with culturally diverse populations.

2) How does becoming a culturally competent counselor relate to being an effective scholar-practitioner committed to effecting positive social change?

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Future trends of Multicultural counseling

(1) Name one of the trends or issues that could impact Multicultural Counseling and explain how that trend could impact the Counselor's work with culturally diverse populations.

Research shows that as ethnic and racial groups continue to shift demographically, especially here in the United States, the pluralities and complexities that exist within various groups of people also change. Watson (2011) presents research of current trends in counseling across diverse cultures on campuses. Based on Watson's analysis college and university counseling centers function in an environment that experience frequent change since counseling services were developed years ago. One new approach has been to address problems on college campuses through web connectivity. As an example, a program was introduced (e-CHUG) to address problem drinking on campuses through web ...

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The future trends and social change associated with multicultural counseling is examined.

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