when working with Arab/Muslim American populations. You may select a problem/challenging factor that impacts both groups.

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when working with Arab/Muslim American populations. You may select a problem/challenging factor that impacts both groups.

Identify the state or national problem/challenging factor you have selected for each grou-Why is addressing this problem/challenging factor important in the cross-cultural work you will do with this population?

 

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For this Discussion consider one state or national problem/challenging factor you might encounter when working with the Latino/a American population and one you may encounter when working with Arab/Muslim American populations. You may select a problem/challenging factor that impacts both groups.

Consider challenges with immigration discrimination poverty and lack of resources language barriers and acculturative stresses.

Respond to the following:

Identify the state or national problem/challenging factor you have selected for each group. If choosing a state challenge include the state you have selected.

Discuss how the problem/challenging factor impacts the cross-cultural group.

Why is addressing this problem/challenging factor important in the cross-cultural work you will do with this population?

Select two of the following cultural values: family religion acculturation gender expectations roles or education. Explain the implications of addressing these cultural values in your cross-cultural work with clients from either a Latino/a or an Arab/Muslim population.