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Micro practice

Helping individuals fit better in environment- direct service to individual

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Macro practice

Changing environment so it works for individual

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social work mission

To enhance human well-being and help meet basic human needs. With attention to needs & empowerment of people oppressed, vulnerable and empoverished

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Person in environment

Social workers pay attention to environment in which people live and work to change environment so functions more efficiently

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Dual treatment

Help individual with needs and see what’s in environment causing it

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General systems theory

Central theoretical framework systems are affected by each other

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System

Group of separate individual elements that form a whole

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Focal system

Determined by social work point of focus- looking at people in relations to all systems on environment

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Ecological system framework

Focus intersection of client systems and the larger environment context .

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strengths perspective

Build on client strengths to create positive change

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Empowerment

Helping clients gain power over their lives

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Diversity perspective

Emphasizes diversity of social workers and clients

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Social justice

Challenge social injustice

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Social Work ethics

(8)Service, social justice, dignity of worth person, importance of human relationships, integrity, competence, human rights, scientific method

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Human rights

Every person entitled to basic human rights: safety, privacy, adequate standard living

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Service

To help people in need and address social problems

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Standard of cultural competence social work practice

Refers to behaviors, knowledge, skills, and attitudes that allow social work to respond effectively across cultures

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Standards of NASW

(10) ethics and values, self awareness, cross-culture knowledge. Cross-culture skills, service delivery, empowerment & advocacy, diverse workforce, profession education, language diversity, cross-culture leadership

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Diverse groups

Agreement between outsiders and members of group to effectively increase better use language

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social worker ethics

Recognize and manage personal values, respect and promote rights clients tin self determination, respect client right to privacy, avoid conflicts of interest, and use supervision & consultation

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Change agent

Social worker or other helping profession or group of helpers whose purpose is to facilitate improvement

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Service

Ethic social workers primary goal is to help people in need and address social problems

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Social justice

Ethics- Social workers challenge social injustice the level fairness that exists in society

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Dignity and worth of person

. Ethics -Respect uniqueness and individuality and worth of person

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Importance o human relationships

Ethics-Recognize central importance human relationships. Change happens both within and between people

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Integrity

Ethics- Social workers behave in trustworthy manner

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Competence

Ethics-Social workers practice within surrounding areas of competence and develop their professional expertise

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Human rights

Ethics- Every person entitled basic human rights. Safety, privacy, Adequate living, healthcare, and education

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Scientific inquiry

Ethics -Social workers use practice experts to inform research, employ evidence-based interventions, evaluate their own practice.

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Social workers ethical responsibilities

1)Recognize and manage personal values
2)respect promote rights clients to self determination
3)respect client right to privacy
4) avoid conflicts interest or dual relationships
5)use appropriate supervision or consultation with colleagues