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Running head: Cultural Competence1Cultural CompetenceToni Ann IrvineWalden University
Cultural CompetenceAbstractAs social workers, we should be culturally competent while working with any client.To beculturally relevant is information and aptitude arrange that a social worker must create to beeffective with multicultural clients.To be culturally competent it is a continuous learning process(Kirst-Ashman, & Hull, 2018).To be culturally competent is to include monitoring one’s reality,and create inspirational mentalities towards cultural variances, and gain wisdom of those culturaldifferences.2
Cultural CompetenceCultural Competence BackgroundWorking with Claudia who is six years old Hispanic born in the United States lives in anurban zone with her parents.Claudia’s parents left Nicaragua half a year before Claudia wasborn; with no relatives, however, they have become friends with some neighbors.Her parents areundocumented residents who battle financially since could not acquire their citizenship.Herfather works when he can, by doing manual labor, while her mother a few days a week works in anail salon.Claudia and her family live in an underprivileged area of town where there is a largeamount of misconduct; Claudia and her parents have a supporting relationship with one another.After witnessing a mugging Claudia has become anxious and unsure about the people around her,and she has become more protective of the people she does trust (Plummer, Markis, & Brocksen,2014).

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