BSHS 455 week3 special population powerpoint

Special Population


In this presentation there will a description of issues that may be related to prejudice, politics, and culture that are specific to Native Americans. The unique challenges that Native Americans face. The specific factors that contribute towards their addictions and explain how a human service worker can enhance services for this population.

Issues related to prejudice


Same rightsRespect lifeDiscuss names, language, and culture


Present as objectsSpeak of in past tensePrevent stereotypesAvoid dividing

Issues related to politics

EducationHealthcareEconomic factorsassimilation

Issues related to culture

Social challengesPovertyEducationHousingHealthcare

Issues related to Native Americans

Unique challenges

Specific factors that contribute to addiction

Human service worker enhances services



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