8.4 Discussion 8
What you need to do
This discussion has two parts.
Answer the questions listed below for each of the parts.
Go over pages 8.2 and 8.3. They address the concept of health inequality and personal biases
Think about 2 important takeaways
from each of the pages that you would like to share with others..
Questions to answer Part 1:
Share 2 important learning points from page 8.2. What will be the impact of not knowing these 2 learning points in the work with children and families?
Share 2 important learning points from page 8.3. What will be the impact of not knowing these 2 learning points in the work with children and families?
Questions to answer in Part 2
Watch the 2 videos below “Nature of prejudice” and ” Confirmation Bias” then, d answer the following questions:
How do you think having biases can affect the work in the field of home visiting?
Think about people’s preferences towards certain races, ethnicities, gender, religious beliefs, types of families, mental health, physical illnesses, socioeconomic levels, neighborhood, disabilities, and ages…