Ethics in Counseling
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Every culture contains certain norms, values and principles that are not necessarily the part of other cultures. Certain gestures have specific meanings in certain cultures while in other cultures, they may not be identified with the very meanings. In order to be successful as a counselor in the contemporary multicultural society, it is imperative that a counselor has conducted an in-depth research of the norms, values and beliefs of people of different cultures, and the knowledge thus gained should be made use of while dealing with the clients from the respective cultural backgrounds.