Flashcards in Chapter 6 Deck (12):
process of learning norms, bliefs, and behavioral expectations of a group other than one's own group.
acquisition of knowledge, understanding, and appreciation of a culture that facilitates provision of culturally appropriate health care
people within a culture who share characteristics based on race, religion, color, national origin, or language
an assumption of cultural superiority and and an inability to accept the ways of another culture
an individual's identification of slef as part of an ethnic group (people w/in a culture who share characteristics based on race, religion, color, national origin, or language).
a grouping of people based on biological similarities
whole medical systems
traditional chinese medicine
mind body medicine
biofeedback, hypnosis, relaxation therapy, meditation, visual imagery, yoga, taichi, qi gong, cognitive behavioral therapies, group supports, autogenic training, and spirituality
biologically based practices
botanicals, prebiotics/probiotics, whole food diets, functional foods, animal derived extracts, vitamins, minerals, fatty acids, amino acids, and proteins.
manipulative and body based practices
chiropractic and osteopathic manipulation, massage therapy, and reflexology
sound energy therapy, light therapy, acupuncture, qi gong, reiki and johre, therapeutic touch, intercessory prayer, whole medical systems, and magnetic therapy.