Faculty Proceedings, Presentations, Speeches and Lectures

Building Resilience With Expatriates: A Case Study

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American Counseling Association Conference

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Atlanta, GA

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Expatriates living abroad working under a temporary assignment are common in today’s world and American counselors need to be ready to meet this demand. Grounded in intercultural psychology theory, this poster session shows a successful intervention with a Brazilian expatriated in China through the incorporation of intercultural and psychoeducational strategies into counseling sessions. Attendees will explore how changes in lifestyle affect clients and how to integrate interventions to assist in meeting client’s needs.


Citation details to be verified. Jungersen's name is not listed as a contributing author and/or presenter on the conference program.