Step 2: Are you truly self-aware?

Personal Reflection

Personal Reflection

1st step towards cultural competence is an evaluation of our inner beliefs, values, biases, and preferences. Personal Reflection



What if you could see people’s thoughts, feelings?


Spiral Metaphor path towards cultural competency


Read how this spiral metaphor outlines the progressive path towards cultural competency.

Read an individual's story on the path she encountered.



Tools designed to explore your awareness, knowledge and skills in your interactions with others.

Cycle of Socialization and Liberation

Cycle of Socialization - one begins this cycle at birth, which in turn begins to define one's personality

Read a personal essay on the cycle of socialization

Cycle of Liberation - after one encounters a "critical incident", one's consciousness is raised and begins the path of liberation

Interactive model of cycles



Date Last Updated: 09/10/2021 9:34 am