Health Workers Should Embrace Cultural Competence

The book defines cultural competence as “a set of congruent behaviors, attitudes, and policies that come together in a system, agency, or among professionals that enables effective work in cross-cultural situations.” Cultural competence within the area of behavioral health defined in my own words is the ability of behavioral health workers and organizations to provide … Read more

Cultural Competence, Community Engagement, And Ethical Leadership In George Washington Carver’s Era

While I was researching this man George Washington Carver certain things popped out in his life that I also had to go through in my life. Missouri State University three public affair missions is ethical leadership, cultural competence and community engagement. In one lifetime George was able to display cultural competence in early childhood life … Read more

Analyzing Cultural Competence Through Purnell Model

The Purnell Model for Cultural Competence Is defined as 12 domains that are covering the organization and the structure temporarily describing as primary and as its secondary individuality culture, in which it determines the disparities values, beliefs, and practices of a person’s cultural heritage. Each of the rims of a different significance on an individual, … Read more