Many of the well-known scholarly journals in healthcare and medicine publish articles focused on intercultural issues. It is difficult to develop a comprehensive list from thousands of available journals, but Transcultural C.A.R.E.'s webpage listing Journals addressing transcultural care is a place to start if you want to identify specific journal titles and browse the content via the SDSU library's holdings.
As usual, the easiest way to find articles on a topic is to use one of our hundreds of databases and construct a search that pulls back relevant articles from multiple journals.
The mission of the NCCC is to increase the capacity of health care and mental health care programs to design, implement, and evaluate culturally and linguistically competent service delivery systems to address growing diversity, persistent disparities, and to promote health and mental health equity.
The Office of Minority Health addresses disease prevention, health promotion, risk reduction, healthier lifestyle choices, use of health care services and barriers to health care for racial and ethnic minorities.
Behavioral health care practitioners can bring about positive change by understanding the cultural and linguistic context of the community, and be willing and prepared to work within that context. This means incorporating community-based values, traditions, and customs into work plans and project evaluations.
Effective health communication is as important to health care as clinical skill. To improve individual health and build healthy communities, health care providers need to recognize and address the unique culture, language and health literacy of diverse consumers and communities.
The AAFP is dedicated to addressing the social determinants of health, promoting diversity and inclusion, and striving for health equity. The following AAFP policies can help members understand the AAFP's position and advocate for policies in their community, state, and nation that can promote health equity.
Transcultural C.A.R.E. Associates provides keynote presentations, workshops, seminars, consultations, and training focusing on clinical, administrative, research and educational issues related to cultural competence, transcultural health care & mental health.