The Use of the Racial/Cultural Identity Development Model to Understand a Vietnamese American: A Research Case Study

West-Olatunji, Cirecie A.; Frazier, Kimberly N.; Guy, Tanisha L.; Smith, Angie J.; Clay, Latasha; Breaux III, Walter
January 2007
Journal of Multicultural Counseling & Development;Jan2007, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p40
Academic Journal
Case Study
This article presents the sociohistorical experiences of Vietnamese Americans that contextualize the therapeutic relationship. Using a case study approach, researchers illustrate the use of the Racial/Cultural Identity Development model (D. W. Sue & D. Sue, 2003) in the analysis of an interview with a young, adult, Vietnamese immigrant.


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