Chapter_16_Gaining_Cultural_Competence_in_Community_Nutrition

Chapter_16_Gaining_Cultural_Competence_in_Community_Nutrition

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Chapter 16 Gaining Cultural Competence in Community Nutrition
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What is Cultural Competence? “developing attitudes, skills, and levels of awareness that enable one to provide culturally appropriate, respectful, and relevant interventions”
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Your Family, Your Culture Who do you consider to be your family? How do you describe your culture? Your societal group?
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Gaining Cultural Competence Culture Shared history Thoughts, communications, actions, customs, beliefs, values, and institutions of groups
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Gaining Cultural Competence Cultural Values Principles or standards that members of a cultural group share in common Provide meaning, structure, organization to our lives We hold onto them in the face of adversity and obstacles Examples?
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Gaining Cultural Competence Diversity Differences among groups of people Visible Physical abilities and disabilities, language, religion Not visible Sexual orientation, gender identification, SES, age, religion
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Gaining Cultural Competence Cross-cultural Interaction between or among individuals who represent distinctly different cultures Ethnocentric To consider the beliefs, values, customs, and viewpoints or their own group superior to that of every other group
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