Working with asian americans and immigrants

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Use your Diversity, Oppression, and Social Functioning text to read the following:

  • Chapter 10, “Asian Americans: Ethnocentricism and Consequences,” pages 145–159.
  • Chapter 14, “Social Work Practice With Immigrants,” pages 224–236

For this discussion, your fellow learners have created a presentation that contextualizes practice with Asian Americans and immigrants. After you view their presentation, use your post to discuss one or more of the following:

  • What are the key factors that need to be addressed when working with Asian American clients? With immigrant clients?
  • Are there similarities among these groups?
  • Are there similarities between any of these groups and the groups that you researched?
  • How would you incorporate the key factors into your plan for working with clients from these groups?