ARTH 6235. Social and Cultural Diversity. 3 Credits.
Exploration of the therapist’s heritage, expectations, worldview and values; racial/cultural identity development; skills for multicultural counseling. Stereotypes and biases that interfere with effective treatment of culturally different clients. The role of the art therapist or counselor in conflict resolution, advocacy, and social justice. May be repeated for credit if taken through the study abroad course option. Restricted to art therapy students.