Author:
CalSWEC
Subject:
Social Work
Material Type:
Module
Level:
Community College / Lower Division, College / Upper Division, Graduate / Professional, Career / Technical
Tags:
Asian Families, CCWRL Online Curricula, CalSWEC, California Social Work Education Center, Cambodians, Child Welfare, Child Welfare Practice, Cultural Competency, Education, Hmong, Immigrants, Laotians, Mental Health, Refugees, Social Welfare, Social Work, Vietnamese, asian-families, california-social-work-education-center, calswec, cambodians, child-welfare, child-welfare-practice, cultural-competency, education, hmong, immigrants, laotians, mental-health, refugees, social-work, vietnamese
License:
Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial
Language:
English

Child Welfare Skills With Southeast Asian Families

Overview

Offering a wealth of information, this module introduces the historical, cultural, and social factors that influence a social worker's ability to skillfully interact with Hmong, Lao, Vietnamese, and Cambodian families. It provides approximately 30 hours of classroom instruction and includes sections on: Southeast Asian history, escape, refugee, and resettlement experiences; legal and health issues; mental health and education issues; the Southeast Asian family; and child welfare practice and the Southeast Asian family. The curriculum includes pre- and posttests and materials that may be reproduced as handouts. (175 pages)

Himes, H., Lee, S., Foster, D., & Woods, B. (1995)