Cross-Cultural Counseling and Psychotherapy - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780080255453, 9781483189574

Cross-Cultural Counseling and Psychotherapy

1st Edition

Pergamon General Psychology Series

Editors: Anthony J. Marsella Paul B. Pedersen
eBook ISBN: 9781483189574
Imprint: Pergamon
Published Date: 1st January 1981
Page Count: 374
Sales tax will be calculated at check-out Price includes VAT/GST
Price includes VAT/GST

Institutional Subscription

Secure Checkout

Personal information is secured with SSL technology.

Free Shipping

Free global shipping
No minimum order.


Cross-Cultural Counseling and Psychotherapy is a historical, conceptual, and applied resource for cross-cultural counseling and psychotherapy. This text is divided into four parts, wherein the first part sets the foundations of the field by discussing its history, issues, status, overview, and ethnicity and interactional rules. The second part evaluates the expectancy effects and process and outcome variables in cross-cultural counseling and psychotherapy, as well as drug and other therapies across cultures. The subsequent part emphasizes the ethnocultural considerations, featuring counseling African-Americans, Hispanic Americans, Japanese Americans, American Indians, and Alaskan natives. This book concludes by presenting the future perspectives of the field. This book will be very invaluable to counselors, psychotherapists, psychologists, and psychology students.

Table of Contents


I. Foundations

1. Cross-Cultural Counseling and Psychotherapy: History, Issues, Current Status

2. Cross-Cultural Counseling and Psychotherapy: A Research Overview

3. Ethnicity and Interactional Rules in Counseling and Psychotherapy: Some Basic Considerations

II. Evaluation

4. Evaluating Expectancy Effects in Cross-Cultural Counseling and Psychotherapy

5. Evaluating Process Variables in Cross-Cultural Counseling and Psychotherapy

6. Evaluating Outcome Variables in Cross-Cultural Counseling and Psychotherapy

7. Evaluating Drug and Other Therapies Across Cultures

III. Ethnocultural considerations

8. Black Americans and the Cross-Cultural Counseling and Psychotherapy Experience

9. Pluralistic Counseling and Psychotherapy for Hispanic Americans

10. Counseling and Psychotherapy with Japanese Americans

11. Counseling and Psychotherapy with American Indians and Alaskan Natives

IV. Future perspectives

12. Counseling and Psychotherapy: Toward a New Perspective

13. Alternative Futures for Cross-Cultural Counseling and Psychotherapy


About the Editors and Contributors


No. of pages:
© Pergamon 1981
eBook ISBN:

About the Editor

Anthony J. Marsella

Paul B. Pedersen

Ratings and Reviews