Disproportionality in Human Services. A Broad View of Disparities Faced by American Indian and Alaskan Native Children in Human Services. Terry Cross, MSW, National Indian Child Welfare Association. CHILD WELL-BEING (SAMPLE ITEMS). Insert table.
A Broad View of Disparities Faced by American Indian and Alaskan Native Children in Human Services
Terry Cross, MSW, National Indian Child Welfare Association
SubstantiatedMaltreatment Decision Path:
25 PlacedDecision Path to Disparity
Juvenile delinquency risk for Indian children increases
“A set of congruent practice skills, attitudes, policies, and structures, which come together in a system, agency or among professionals and enable that system, agency or those professionals to work effectively in the context of cultural differences. ”
The heart of the disparity issue.
“Somewhere between cultural incapacity and basic cultural competence lie the roots of disparity.”