Cultural Competence Practitioner Assessment (CCHPA)

An online self-assessment and educational tool. Once assessment is completed, a list of references is generated to address areas in which additional education may be beneficial to the individual.

Type Website
CME Available No
Cost Free of charge but contact the National Center for Cultural Competence for permission to use in trai

2014 (revised version)

Date of Resource

Genomic Competencies

Experts from the disciplines listed below have tagged this resource as fulfulling genomic competencies.

Genetic Counselor

  • Genetics Expertise and Analysis
    • 3:   Construct relevant, targeted and comprehensive personal and family histories and pedigrees.
      • 3a:   Demonstrate proficiency in the use of pedigree symbols, standard notation, and nomenclature.
      • 3b:   Utilize interviewing skills to elicit a family history and pursue a relevant path of inquiry.
      • 3c:   Use active listening skills to formulate structured questions for the individual case depending on the reason for taking the family history and/or potential diagnoses.
      • 3d:   Elicit and assess pertinent information relating to medical, developmental, pregnancy and psychosocial histories.