Principles of Afrocentric or African centered Perspective in Human Services. Darrin E. Wright, LMSW. Sankofa.
Darrin E. Wright, LMSW
Afrocentric perspective in human services can be defined as methods of human service practice that arise from the sociocultural and philosophical concepts, traditions, and experiences of African Americans and other people of African descent.
Its fundamental philosophical thrust emanates from traditional African philosophical assumptions about human behavior and nature,
That have been documented to survive among many people of African descent.
It seeks to describe, explain, solve and prevent problems that all people face in general and particularly among people of African ancestry.