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Effect of Acculturation on Social and Mental Health Services

Dana Adams   The Effect of Acculturation and how it Inhibits the use of Social and Mental Health Services among Mexican-American Elders. As the United States...

Role of Health and Social Care in the UK

Introduction: In United Kingdom health and social care is a team that provides integrated service about it. This unit grows absorbing the values and principles...

Models of Assessment for Elderly

Compare two models of assessment, planning, and coordination practice for working with disabled, older people, or a specific group of people. You need to select...

Social Work With Maori Clients in New Zealand

Task 1 : Explain how Te Tiriti O Waitangi applies in the social services, you must include an overall explanation as well as giving...

A Profile of United Nations Children’s Fund

United Nations Children’s Fund “We believe in a world where ZERO children die of things we can prevent."  The United Nations Children’s Fund, UNICEF, is an...

Issues in Social Work and Mental Health Quality Issues

An Analysis of a Range of Issues in Quality Frameworks, Processes and Methods of Measurement in Mental Health Work and Social Work Practice Introduction In equating...

Good Will Hunting: Sean Maguire

Melissa Hernandez This case is about, Sean Maguire, a character in Good Will Hunting. Mr. Maguire is a 56-year-old Caucasian psychologist and therapist male. He...

Human Rights Analysis of South Africa

Naquille Curtis South Africa, post apartheid era, has had to refocus their attempts at bettering their demographics compared to many industrialized countries, as well as...

Social Workers' Roles and Benefits of PTSD Treatment

Ethel Jones Abstract Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a debilitating condition that affects a disproportionate percentage of the military population, particularly within those populations of veterans...

Discrimination and the Hijab: The Role of Social Workers

Melissa Sadaka The aftermath of several political, legal, and historical events has led to the negative representations and tensions towards Islam and its practices in...

Signs of Harm and Abuses - Social Work Codes of Practice

Allan Cochrane Introduction In this essay I will be looking at signs of harm and abuse, ways in which the individual may become vulnerable to abuse,...

History of the Transgender and Transsexual Community

Ashley Staten When a child is born, the parents often wait to hear 'Congratulations, it's a boy or it's a girl' from the doctor. In...

Social Work Practice with Hispanic Elders

Dana Adams Gerardo Cantu is a master's level social worker at The Family Center. Gerardo's current position with The Family Center, he is Class Facilitator...

Common Sense and Stereotyping in Social Work

Diana Valle Social work and common sense Stereotyping, unfortunately, is how many people access and deal with the world; for better or worse, stereotypes inform us...

Child Observation Reflection

Brief notes on the venue/situation and age and gender of the child being observed (don't give names - use initials or made up names...

Substance Abuse Treatment Groups Analysis

Patty Stewart Introduction For my assessment, I attended three different substance abuse treatment groups in my local town of Port Huron, Michigan, in the county of...

Child Nutrition Act Analysis

Mamadee Kamara The social policy that this writer chose to write about is the Child Nutrition Act (CAN)/school lunch program. The Child Nutrition Act is...

Ethical Dilemma Summary and Analysis

Hardeep Kaur    An ethical dilemma is a situation in which often includes a clear mental clash between two things or decisions. In ethical dilemma...

Social Work Case Study - Foster Care

Kirsty Lynch   "You are a new social worker to the case. Your team leader has asked you to look at where the placement is...

Theories of Growth, Loss and Stress

  Theories are used to explain the characteristics and circumstances of individual. Theories look at human growth and development; managing loss and...

Communty Project Summative Assessment

A reflective summary response to the feedback from peers on the formative presentation Bruce (2013) argues that the process of reflection can be described as...

Gender Construction of Roles and Social Learning Theory

Contextualizing- Gender and Social Background to the Private and Public livelihoods of African women in the Diaspora (Case study -Gothenburg, Sweden). Introduction People in every community...

Impact of Social Processes on Services and Users

3.2 Analyse how social processes impact on users of health and social care services The 'Social process' can be defined as the pattern of social...

Child Case Study: Depression and Abandonment

Internship and Case Working with the public-school system makes it difficult to practice my theory practice, due to the lack of therapeutic support in the...

Junction Australia Services Analysis

Junction Australia (JA) is a leading independent provider which offers community support and housing services. Their goal is to strengthen lives and communities in...

A Case Study in Applying Theories to Practice

Introduction The aim of this assignment is to show how a Social Worker would apply a Behavioural Method as an understanding and intervention on the case...

Service Quality Standards in Health and Social Care

In health and social care services, quality is an essential component and a concept with many different interpretations and perspectives. It is important to both...

Social Exclusion in Social Work

This aim of this essay is to discuss the role of the social worker in addressing social exclusion and discrimination and the impact that such...

Ethical Issues Working with Youth

To what extent can researchers plan for ethical issues when working with children and young people? People often think of ethics or morals, as a...

Substance Abuse in Household

Families where addiction is at hand are normally painful to live in, especially when a person is young. This is why individuals who live with...

Importance of Social Work

Social work involves working with some of the most disadvantaged and vulnerable people in society. It is working with individuals, groups and communities, putting into...

Social Work Theories - Older Adults

1. Introduction This essay concerns the application of social work theory and practice with adults within the context of a specific legislative framework. The assignment specifically...

Interprofessional Practice Social Work

This essay will outline and explain why inter professional collaborative practice in social work is important. It will also examine key factors that help or...

Teenage Mother Case Study

Introduction This essay deals with the circumstances and challenges faced by 22 year old Betty, who became pregnant when she was 15, and now lives with...

Zuzanna Zommer Case Study

The following essay examines a case study on a young child that was sexually abused and murdered by a known sex offender, and the serious...