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Cultural Competency
See also : Minority Health : Healthcare Disparities : Anthropology, Medical
Print Resources
WA 300-305 [Cross-Cultural Comparison]
E-Books  RSS  About RSS
Clinician's Guide to Cultural Psychiatry
Crossing the Quality Chasm
Cultural Competence in Health Care
Handbook of Culturally Responsive School Mental Health
Handbook of Multicultural Mental Health
Lexicon of Cross-Cultural Terms in Mental Health
Mental Health: Culture, Race, and Ethnicity
Psychotherapy with Deaf Clients from Diverse Groups
Soul of Medicine: Spiritual Perspectives and Clinical Practice
Unequal Treatment: Confronting Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health Care
Well-Being and Cultures
Databases  RSS
Ethnic News Watch
PubMed MEDLINE
Web of Science
E-Journals  RSS
Canadian Ethnic Studies
Cross Cultural Research
Culture, Medicine and Psychiatry
Health Affairs
Hispanic
Hmong Studies Journal
International Journal of Intercultural Relations
International Journal of Politics, Culture, and Society
Journal of Cross Cultural Psychology
Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology
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Recommended Websites
Advancing Effective Communication, Cultural Competence, and Patient- and Family-Centered Care
[http://www.jointcommission.org/Advancing_Effective_Communication/]
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Critical Perspectives on Racial and Ethnic Differences in Health in Late Life
[http://books.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=11086]
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Cross Cultural Health Care Program
[http://xculture.org/]
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Cultural Competency
[http://etl2.library.musc.edu/cultural/index.php]
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Diversity Rx
[http://www.diversityrx.org/]
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National Center for Cultural Competence
[http://www11.georgetown.edu/research/gucchd/nccc/index.html]
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Refugee Health Information Network (RHIN)
[http://rhin.org/]
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Speaking of Health: Assessing Health Communication Strategies for Diverse Populations
[http://books.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=10018]
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Transgender Cultural Competency
[http://www.apiahf.org/resources/resources-database/webinar-transgender-cultural-competency?]
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BU and BMC Resources
Boston Healing Landscape Project
[http://www.bu.edu/bhlp/]
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Consumer Health
MedlinePlus: Health Information in Multiple Languages
[http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/languages/languages.html]
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Dictionaries, Directories, Encyclopedias
Dictionary of Patients Spiritual & Cultural Values for Health Care Professionals
[http://bit.ly/qlBiPc]
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Government Agencies and Resources
Cultural and Linguistic Competence
[http://www.ahrq.gov/health-care-information/topics/topic-cultural-competence.html]
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Culture, Language and Health Literacy
[http://www.hrsa.gov/culturalcompetence/index.html]
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National Standards on Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS)
[http://minorityhealth.hhs.gov/templates/browse.aspx?lvl=2&lvlID=15]
Office of Minority Health: Cultural Competency Section
[http://minorityhealth.hhs.gov/templates/browse.aspx?lvl=1&lvlID=3]
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Think Cultural Health
[https://www.thinkculturalhealth.hhs.gov/]
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Guidelines
Berg Cultural/Spiritual Assessment Tool
[http://www.csh.umn.edu/Integrativehealingpractices/culture/tool/cf0049.pdf]
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Kleinman's 8 Questions
[http://transitiontopractice.org/files/module2/PCC%20-%20Kleinmans%20Questions.pdf]
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The L.E.A.R.N. and R.E.S.P.E.C.T. Models of Cross-Cultural Communication
[http://cirrie.buffalo.edu/culture/curriculum/resources/models.php]
Internet Guides and Pathfinders
Resources for Cultural Competency in Mental Health Treatment
[http://www.mocmhc.org/Resources%20for%20Cultural%20Competency.htm]
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AACP: Cultural Competence and Diversity
[http://www.aacp.org/resources/learningcommunities/Pages/CulturalCompetenceandDiversity.aspx]
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Cultural Competency - Web Resources
[http://www.med.umich.edu/multicultural/resources/professionals.htm]
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CulturedMed
[http://culturedmed.binghamton.edu/]
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Multi-Cultural Resources for Health Information
[http://sis.nlm.nih.gov/outreach/multicultural.html]
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Tutorials and Learning Tools
A Physician's Guide to Culturally Competent Care
[https://cccm.thinkculturalhealth.hhs.gov/default.asp]
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Addressing Language Barriers Between Physician and Patient
[http://www.bigshouldersdubs.com/clients/AMA/Language.htm]
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Cultural & Spiritual Sensitivity  A Learning Module for Health Care Professionals
[http://bit.ly/pY57jM]
Cultural Competence Health Practitioner Assessment (CCHPA)
[http://nccc.georgetown.edu/features/CCHPA.html]
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Cultural Competence Module One
[http://www.unc.edu/courses/2006ss1/nurs/292/001/cultural1.html]
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Culture, Faith Traditions and Health
[http://www.csh.umn.edu/Integrativehealingpractices/culture/res/resource.pdf]
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Health Care Disparities
[http://www.bigshouldersdubs.com/clients/ama/01-AMA-Disparities.htm]
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Quality Care for Diverse Populations
[http://www.diversityrx.org/resources/quality-care-diverse-populations-videos]
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Role of Trust in Physician Interactions With Minority Patients
[http://www.bigshouldersdubs.com/clients/AMA/12-AMA.htm]
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Tool for Assessing Cultural Competence Training (TACCT)
[https://www.aamc.org/initiatives/tacct/]