Description: The presenters discuss Queer People of Color and Intersectionality Issues in Counseling. Dr. Erby and Mr. Chan explain the history of the term “queer people of color” and offers practical suggestions to help counselors better assist clients with unique experiences and cultural identities. Assessment, minority stress, suggestions to help clients and the concept of intersectionality are defined. Finally, the presenters offer suggestions to explore the cultural context as a way for counselors to understand the needs of their clients.
Summarize the basic tenets of the Queer People of Color podcast
Explain the history of the term “queer people of color” and discuss the concept of intersectionality
Provide practical suggestions to help counselors better assist and understand the needs of their clients