Essay, Pages 1 (196 words)
Stereotyping is when an individual is judging or labelling another person about them due to their beliefs, race and looks. Working in a health and social care setting you would make sure you treating the individual differently with respect due to their stereotype and making sure others aren’t judging them or labeling them about their differences and their beliefs.
So it’s important as a healthcare worker to be able to communicate effectively with the patient and making sure they are comfortable around you by having a good relationship which you are more likely to build trust.
However if you didn’t respect due to there stereotype they would lose trust towards you and feel discriminated by feeling different embarrassed in their own way.
It’s also important to not be judgemental towards an individual and treating them differently and comparing them against others in a health and social care setting. And also as a health care worker making sure not to discriminate against a patient about their differences such as age, gender.
Labeling Is very much related to stereotyping whereas labeling basically means putting that person in category based on their appearance by judging them before meeting them.