Working with african americans, native americans, and latinos

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Readings

Use your Diversity, Oppression, and Social Functioning text to read the following:

  • Chapter 6, “African Americans: Consequence of Discrimination,” pages 78–88.
  • Chapter 8, “A Multi-Diversity Perspective on Latinos: Oppression and Social Functioning,” pages 108–123.
  • Chapter 9, “Native Americans: Oppression and Social Work Practice,” pages 126–142.

Use the Capella University Library to read the following:

For this Discussion, your fellow learners have created a presentation that contextualizes practice with African Americans, Native Americans, and Latinos. After you view their presentation, use your post to discuss one or more of the following:

  • What are the key factors that need to be addressed when working with African American clients? With Native American clients? With Latino clients?
  • Are there similarities among these three groups?
  • Are there similarities between any of these groups and the groups that you researched?
  • How would you incorporate the key factors into your plan for working with clients from these groups?