This week the focus is on culturally responsive assessment

This week the focus is on culturally responsive assessment .  Your interview is one example of how information is gathered for the purposes of assessment.  As your readings illustrate, assessing trauma is a delicate process which requires considering the cultural and historical context of the event.  Do a search for recent research which addresses assessment of trauma for a particular group.  The following article provides an interesting perspective on culture and the newly released DSM 5.  It includes suggestions for a culturally responsive assessment.  For your post, locate a similar article related to assessment.  Then, post a link to the article, a full APA reference, and a brief summary of the article including your recommendations for best practice based on the article information.  Johnson, R. (2013). Forensic and Culturally Responsive Approach for the DSM-5: Just the FACTS. Journal Of Theory Construction & Testing, 17(1), 18-22.  Forensic and Culturally Responsive Approach for the DSM5.pdf ...
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Public Health Crises

Presidential Agendas. Regardless of the political affiliation,every  citizen has a stake in the healthcare policy decisions. Hence,it is little wonder why healthcare items become such high-profile components of presidential agends.It is also little wonder why they become such hotly debated agenda items.  To prepare 1)Review the Resources and reflect on the importance of agenda setting. 2)Consider how federal agendas  promote healthcare issues and how these healthcare issues become agenda priorities. ...
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Conduct a search of the literature using your search strategy.

Using the template develop a search strategy to locate relevant sources of evidence that supports the assignment question. 2.       Conduct a search of the literature using your search strategy. 3.       Choose three (3) primary research papers most relevant in supporting the assignment question. 4.       Extract information from each of the three (3) papers and organise using the template (total approx. 1000 words) outlining the:  a)       Purpose/aim of the study b)      Sample – who was included in the research? How many were included?  c)       Design – what kind of research was undertaken? d)      Method – describe how the research was undertaken. e)      Key findings – describe the findings that relate specifically to supporting the question statement. 5.       Summarise and describe the overall findings from the three (3) research papers (approx. 1000 words) in order to provide supporting evidence that demonstrates “inappropriate footwear worn by older people in hospital can increase the risk of falling”. This should be written in the form of a...
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English Short Stories

Read and discuss Flannery O'Connor "A Good Man is Hard to Find" and Edgar Allan Poe "The Tell-Tale Heart." How does each of these authors complicate our notions of good and evil? The link for Edgar Allan Poe's: http://www.poemuseum.org The link for Flannery: https://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/articles/arts-culture/flannery-oconnor-1925-1964 ...
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The journey of coffee from Ethiopia to Europe.

Assignment 1 – in 500 words, propose your research topic. In doing this, be as descriptive as possible, and refrain from being prescriptive. Explain what makes the topic important. Explain what makes it a good case study for the intersection of the political and the colonial. Explain how the little-known history of this topic (revealed through your research) might help us understand more who we owe the things we have today. You are required to engage with at least two articles from throughout our semester’s reading (not to overlap with readings that you use in any other assignment). The assignment will be graded on three rubrics: Coherence (30%), ethnographic appropriateness (50%), grammar, spelling, and length (20%) Meant to test your ability to examine and interpret a range of human relations within Europe, including ethnic, national, and racial relations and use different forms of evidence to evaluate Europe’s role and influence in world affairs or history. Below is the structure of your first assignment, paragraph...
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