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Develop a multicultural competence action plan for yourself with regard to substance abuse counseling.
Develop a multicultural competence action plan for yourself with regard to substance abuse counseling. Begin by listing three struggles/issues you have in this area; for example, limited substance abuse training and/or limited exposure to different cultures. Then make a list of three barriers you have experienced (or anticipate experiencing) with regard to trying to enhance your multicultural competence in the area of substance abuse counseling. Finally, develop possible intervention strategies in response to these struggles/issues that address how you plan to work around the barriers to your professional development.