Common culture characteristic that we need to take in account when we treat deaf patients.


The culture of the deaf and hard of hearing is often overlooked because it is characterized as a nonethnic culture.  What cultural characteristics do deaf people have in common with other cultural groups? If your patient is both deaf and identifies with another cultural group as well, (like Asian, Cuban, Russian, polish,mursulin, or others) how does this affect your ability to provide quality cultural care?

How culture affects the way in what psychiatric patient are treated?

The post should be a minimum of 450 words, scholarly written, APA7 formatted, and referenced.  A minimum of 3 references are required (other than your text) for posts.  Refer to the Grading Rubric for Online Discussion in the Course Resource section.  


Use an APA 7 style and a minimum of 450 words. Provide support from a minimum of at least three (3) scholarly sources. The scholarly source needs to be: 1) evidence-based, 2) scholarly in nature, 3) Sources should be no more than five years old (published within the last 5 years), and 4) an in-text citation. citations and references are included when information is summarized/synthesized and/or direct quotes are used, in which APA 7 style standards apply. 

• Textbooks are not considered scholarly sources. 

• Wikipedia, Wikis, .com website or blogs should not be used.