The importance of effective communication that promotes cultural competence.

Aggregate for Cultural-Specific Groups 1
Read the lecture resources & materials below
early in the week to help you respond to the discussion questions and to complete your assignment(s).
(Note: The citations below are provided for your research convenience. You should always cross reference the current APA guide for correct styling of citations and references in your academic work.)
Purnell, L. (2013).
Chapters 5, 6, 8, and 9
The importance of effective communication that promotes cultural competence.
Submission Instructions:
Your initial post should be at least 500 words, formatted and cited in current APA style with support from at least 2 academic sources.
. Identification of Main Issues, Problems, and Concepts
Identify and demonstrate a sophisticated understanding of the issues, problems, and concepts.
Supplemental Materials & Resources
Revell, M. A. (2012). Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine in the African American Culture. International Journal of Childbirth Education, 27(3), 55-59.
Slusher, I., Withrow-Fletcher, C., & Hauser-Whitaker, M. (2010). Appalachian women: health beliefs, self-care, and basic conditioning factors. Journal of Cultural Diversity, 17(3), 84-89.
Masho, S., & Archer, P. (2011). Does maternal birth outcome differentially influence the occurrence of infant death among African Americans and European Americans? Maternal & Child Health
Journal, 15(8), 1249-1256. doi:10.1007/s10995-010-0704-6


Approximately 250 words