Cultural Competence Versus Cultural Humility

Discipline: Social Work and Human Services

Type of Paper: Coursework

Academic Level: High school

Paper Format: APA

Pages: 1 Words: 275


Read the NASW "Standards and Indicators of Cultural Competence in Social Work Practice" (2015) from the National Association of Social Workers website. Compare and contrast cultural competence and cultural humility, describing how they are similar and different. Explain the role of self-awareness in cultural competence and cultural humility. Use additional resources in your discussion to enrich your definitions and discussion. Use examples as appropriate.

Website: National Association of Social Workers. (n.d.) Retrieved from

Use your Social Work Macro Practice text to read Chapter 3, "Engaging With Diverse Populations," pages 59–86.

Book: Netting, F. E., Kettner, P. M., McMurtry, S.L., & Thomas, M. L. (2017). Social Work Macro Practice (6th e.d). Boston, MA: Pearson