Hays, D. G., & Hood, A. B. (2013). Assessment in counseling: a guide to the use of psychological assessment procedures (5th ed.). American Counseling Association. Chapter 4 reviews important factors in multicultural assessment.
Hays, P. A. (2016). Doing your own cultural self-assessment. In Addressing cultural complexities in practice: Assessment, diagnosis, and therapy (3rd ed., pp. 39–60). American Psychological Association. Chapter 3 includes the self-assessment portion of this week’s assignment.
Ho, A., Lesneskie, E., & Hsu, K.-H. (2018). What we don’t know may hurt us: An examination of systematic bias in offender risk assessments. Deviant Behavior, 39(12), 1566–1577. This article explores the impact of biases held by professionals on the outcome of assessments.