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Marriage & Family Therapy

Marriage and Family Therapy Program's Definition of and Commitment to Diversity

Diversity Definition

Diversity encompasses the unique contextual dynamics that extend to and beyond the similarities and differences with regard to gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, race, ethnicity, culture, citizenship, nation of origin, health status, ability, spirituality, religious affiliation, language, political view, social economic status, and their intersectionality. Diversity contributes to the richness and complexities of individuals, relationships, and human experiences.


Commitment to Diversity Statement

Diversity, and our valuing of and commitment to it, contributes to the richness of each individual’s learning experience and a safe educational environment.