Why is cultural competency important for substance abuse counselors?

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  • Why is cultural competency important for substance abuse counselors?
Jul 10th, 2015

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1.)enables one to increase their knowledge and understanding of cultural differences

2.)enables one to make changes in thought and behavior as opposed to the cultural behaviors

3.)enables one to handle clients sensitively in order not to act against their cultural differences

4.)enables one to handle clients differently and to have various approaches towards handling different issues

5.)enables one to understanding the different characters exhibited by different clients and to offer a wider range of solutions to them

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