Pre-Test:  Implementing and Evaluating ECMHC Services

Pre-Test: Implementing and Evaluating ECMHC Services

A short quiz to prompt thinking about core issues and assess your pre-training familiarity with this topic.

  1. Everyone has a culture that includes:
    1. A) Ethnicity and race
    2. B) Language
    3. C) Socioeconomic status
    4. D) A and B
    5. E) All of the above
  2. The bio-social, cultural context for young children refers to the influence of the family's and the community's culture on the child's development and day to day experience.
    1. True
    2. False
  3. Three elements – physical and social settings of everyday life, routine customs of care, and parent/caregiver cultural belief systems - provide a framework for thinking about the ways in which culture influences a child’s environment, experience, and development in the context of caregiving relationships.  This framework is known as the “developmental niche”
    1. True
    2. False
  4. ECMHC's who strive to incorporate culturally and linguistically competent practices into their interactions with others, demonstrate the capacities for:
    1. Self-Awareness
    2. Respect for Diversity
    3. Reflective Practices
    4. A and B
    5. All of the above
  5. In early childhood development, early environments and nurturing relationships are both essential; but only the nurturing environment is influenced by culture.
    1. True
    2. False
    3. False
  6. Dialoguing differences is an approach to learning about different cultural perspectives and negotiating cultural conflicts.
    1. True
    2. False
  7. Respect for diversity includes all of the following, EXCEPT for:
    1. Acknowledging cultural differences
    2. Being of the same race/ethnicity
    3. Acquiring cultural knowledge and skills
    4. Understanding behavior within a cultural context
    5. Building capacity to communicate effectively
  8. Linguistic competence is achieved only by using interpreters and translators.
    1. True
    2. False
  9. Infant and early childhood mental health consultants have national, practice, or ethical standards for addressing cultural and linguistic competence in ECE settings.
    1. True
    2. False
  10. Effective consultants utilize culturally responsive practices primarily in the initial stages of the consultative process when working with young children, families, and ECE providers in both child and family centered consultation and programmatic consultation.
    1. True
    2. False
  11. The term “continuity of care” refers to the linkage between what happens to a child at home and when the child is under the care of another adult, taking into account the family’s cultural and linguistic practices in their home.
    1. True
    2. False
  12. Reflective supervision can be used to thoughtfully examine and explore the areas listed below EXCEPT for:
    1. The impact of culture on the consultative relationship
    2. How cultural and linguistic diversity influences the consultative process
    3. The capacity of the consultant to provide culturally responsive care
    4. The consultant's cultural knowledge and linguistic skills

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This product was developed [in part] under grant number 1H79SM082070-01 from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The views, policies and opinions expressed are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of SAMHSA or HHS.