SOC 372 Topic 6 DQ 1 & 2 Latest

SOC 372 Topic 6 DQ 1 & 2 Latest

SOC 372 Topic 6 DQ 1 & 2 Latest

Topic 6 DQ 1

Considering the various populations with mental health needs, explain how a comprehensive mental health system should be designed to meet their needs. Does the current mental health system sufficiently address these? If not, how might it be improved?

Topic 6 DQ 2

Explain the various division of the health care field where social workers are involved. What are the specific roles of the social worker in these divisions? In which positions might it be helpful for social workers to use the SAD PERSONS paradigm when assessing client risk?


SOC 372 Topic 7 DQ 1 & 2 Latest

Topic 7 DQ 1

The family unit is at the core of our society. They provide the foundation for our future behaviors, experiences and relationships. For that reason, much attention has been focused on how to better support struggling families. Conduct your own research to determine what you feel are the most significant issues U.S. families are currently facing. As a social worker, how might you work with families to address these? Keep in mind that a social workers role is to not only help those in need, but to fight for social justice as well.

Topic 7 DQ 2

Research child welfare services in states across the country. Find one that is particularly more successful at meeting children’s needs than others. In what ways does their child welfare system differ from the state where you live? Which practices would you like to see implemented in your state?

Write an essay of 750-1,000 words, discussing the child welfare system in the United States today; include the following:

  1. Identify the various divisions of the child welfare system.
  2. Describe the social workers role within each division.
  3. Analyze the relationship between these divisions.

Be sure to cite at least three relevant scholarly sources in support of your content.

Use only sources found at the GCU Library or those provided in Topic Materials.

This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.

Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.

You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.