Faith CoLab: Tapestry of Faith: Building the World We Dream About for Young Adults: An Anti-racist Multicultural Program

Handout 2: Multicultural Competence Worksheet



can listen and behave without imposing their own values and assumptions on others


carries an attitude of respect when approaching people of different cultures, which entails engagement in a process of self-reflection and self-critique


has the ability to move beyond their own biases


can maintain a communication style that is not based on being argumentative and competitive; can reach shared outcomes without manipulating or wearing down others with compelling evidence


is curious about the other person and seeks solutions that work across shared interests

is comfortable asking questions when uncertain or unclear about the assumptions of an individual or group


intentionally seeks to see, hear, and understand the cultural "other"