Strategies for Cultural Competence

Strategy IX: Practice Personal Correctness, The New “P.C.”

3 Things in human life are important: The first is to be kind. The second is to be kind. And the third is to be kind.

Henry James

Skills for Strategy IX

Work to overcome the fears that may cause you to judge others too harshly

Call on your core values to remind yourself of the importance of compassion and respect

Remember that personal responsibility is personal empowerment

Take responsibility not to be offended