A Critique of American Psychological Association Guidelines on Multicultural Policy
Time and Location
Poster Session IX - Board: IX-143
Sunday May 25, 2008, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
The American Psychological Association (APA) guidelines on multicultural education, training, research, practice, and organizational change for psychologists (2003) represent an important attempt to formulate a culture-centered policy. However, the weaknesses include an overemphasis of differences between the dominant culture and other cultures and an inconsistency between the research review and recommendations.