Year: 1984 Source: New York: Appleton Century Crofts. 1984. p.175-194 SIEC No: 19870342

In an encounter where the client & counsellor differ in cultural & ethnic background, assessment & intervention methods may have to be more carefully chosen, modified & evaluated in keeping with ethnic-relevant knowledge, facts & expectations if they are to be effective, useful & sensitive. Recommendations are offered for more effective health & suicide counselling. The need of Black Americans, American Indians, Hispanics & Asian Americans are discussed & literature reviewed. 70 REF.