Cultural awareness is an important part of counselor development. This assignment will allow you to explore some aspects of your own culture that may contribute to your desire to be a counselor as well as the reason why cultural awareness is important.
Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper reflecting on your current level of cultural awareness.
Include the following:
Describe the cultural identities, values, and experiences that led you to consider a career in counseling.
Explain why cultural awareness is important in counseling.
Describe the role of culture in how people change.
Describe ways to assess a client’s perspective on culture.
Include a minimum of 2 to 3 peer-reviewed sources to support your assessment.
Format your paper according to APA guidelines.