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Comments about Module 1: What is Social Work? - Case Study: The Durrants

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  • Garnet Gordon Other Social work is about helping to improve or better someone life
    2015-02-26 17:02:37

  • steph carter Other How can a social worker improve peoples lives
    2015-02-26 12:02:35

  • TALABI ADESOJI Other How does a social worker affect our lifes?
    2015-02-23 09:02:57

  • Hannah Hitchin United Kingdom Does a social help various people in the community ?
    2015-02-18 14:02:38

  • Hannah Hitchin United Kingdom A social worker supports various people in the community in the sense of making sure they are entitled to such as housing benefits etc as well as making sure vulnerable families adults are safe in the community
    2015-02-18 13:02:56

  • Shemika Johnson United States of America Does social workers work in both statutory non statutory roles?
    2015-02-12 20:02:25

  • Shemika Johnson United States of America A Social Worker work with people to support them through difficult times and ensure that vulnerable people, including children and adults are safeguarded from harm
    2015-02-12 19:02:21

  • Sharlen Nunez Belize The Durrants case is a profound and thought provoking case. Although Lynn and Arthur have their own disability they still provide for each other and meet the needs of the household. As an adult, I am honored to be paying taxes that can help older citizens to pay off some of their bills. Furthermore, Dev, the social worker, was there to identify the need, provide support services, intervene to protect individuals from risk of harm. A social worker has the responsibility to offer support and protection to the most vulnerable citizens of the wider community.
    2015-02-11 20:02:11

  • Debra L Livsey United States of America we will explore the relvance and the impotances of the "knowledge" the social work as opossed to commo knowledge
    2015-02-08 18:02:51

  • Angie Self United Kingdom Social workers are to be advocate for vulnerable individuals. To provide appropriate interventions including best interest decisions.
    2015-02-06 19:02:43

  • Sallyanne Kenny United Kingdom social work is to assess an individuals needs and to help that person in what he/she needs. The person may be vunerable and you may need to intervene. you need to have the person best interest first no matter what thier beliefs are.
    2015-02-02 14:02:14

  • Anthonydonna Bennett United Kingdom Social work is intervention in situations that make a person vulnerable or at risk the best possible outcome of intervention is to resolve any issue that may arise with the respect of the clients feelings and needs.
    2015-01-31 02:01:56

  • Sekara Samuel Mafisa South Africa The Case study; in Social Work principles which needs to be applied is method of approach towards clients interpersonal skills, still keeping respect by listening to a person which keeps social work values and the applying skills of assisting a person/ people with on going psychological support.
    2015-01-22 12:01:58

  • Sekara Samuel Mafisa South Africa Social Work is the assistance or intervention offered to individuals,families and community to change their life to better and also advocating for them.
    2015-01-22 12:01:39

  • Sharon Macdougall United Kingdom Social work requires that you put others needs before your beliefs.
    2015-01-19 17:01:14

  • Elizabeth Njoku United Kingdom Social work requires adequate knowledge, discipline , and expertise in the circumstance.
    2015-01-19 17:01:49

  • Abu Bakarr Turay Sierra Leone For you to make a good social worker you should have enough knowledge of the situation at hand to enable you use yours skills and method in alleviating the problem at hand.
    2015-01-16 16:01:43

  • Sharizar Cancel United States of America Being able to identify the problem and solve it.
    2015-01-14 22:01:36

  • Jeannie Neal United States of America Social Work is similar to Case Management. As a case manger I could not afford take a simple common sense approach to my work. I was always accountable for my practice. Or it may have a great effect on the consumer or patient if I was not. Knowledge, skills, values and process plays a big part as a social worker and also assessments. Without assessments it is very difficult to create a plan for the consumer or patient.
    2015-01-12 00:01:07

  • Isela Hernandez United States of America Social workers cannot afford to take a simple common sense approach to their work. Their actions in people's lives are taken on behalf of society and can have profound consequences for individuals concerned. This case study gets to the core of what the main tasks of social work are. identifying need Providing support services to people who may be vulnerable intervening to protect service users from the risk of harm by the provision services
    2015-01-12 00:01:44

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