Cultural Issues in Parenting


This course examines transcultural foster parenting including:

  • cultural differences to expect when a child joins the home

  • cultural needs of children by age group

  • stereotypes based on race, color, and ethnicity

  • ways to support a child's sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression

  • how to cope with culturally insensitive or hurtful episodes

(4 hours, $20.00 per person)