Journey Towards Cultural Competence

Note: The Journey Towards Cultural Competence program was not responsive to the CEBC's inquiry. The following information was obtained from publicly available sources.

Journey Towards Cultural Competence has been reviewed by the CEBC in the following Topic Areas:

About This Program

Target Population: People who work with culturally diverse populations

Brief Description

A Journey Towards Cultural Competence is a four-day training seminar that explores the dynamics of cultural diversity, including cross-cultural communication and encounters, the participant’s knowledge level of cultural diversity, and specific skills in cultural competence.

Education and Training Resources

Publicly available information indicates there is a manual that describes how to implement this program, and there is some training available for this program.
See contact info below.

Relevant Published, Peer-Reviewed Research

This program has been reviewed and it was determined that this program lacks the type of published, peer-reviewed research that meets the CEBC criteria for a scientific rating of 1 – 5. Therefore, the program has been given the classification of "NR - Not able to be Rated." It was reviewed because it was identified by the topic expert as a program being used in the field, or it is being marketed and/or used in California with children receiving services from child welfare or related systems and their parents/caregivers. Some programs that are not rated may have published, peer-reviewed research that does not meet the above stated criteria or may have eligible studies that have not yet been published in the peer-reviewed literature. For more information on the "NR - Not able to be Rated" classification, please see the Scientific Rating Scale.

Currently, there are no published, peer-reviewed research studies for Journey Towards Cultural Competence.

References

No reference materials are currently available for Journey Towards Cultural Competence.

Contact Information

Agency/Affiliation: Black Administrators in Child Welfare, Inc.
Website: blackadministrators.org/cultural-competency
Email:
Phone: (202) 783-3714
Fax: (202) 783-3716

Date Research Evidence Last Reviewed by CEBC: July 2014

Date Program Content Last Reviewed by Program Staff: December 2012

Date Program Originally Loaded onto CEBC: December 2012