Study Guide Social Work 100 MIDTERM!

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Study Guide Social Work 100 1. Social work had goals and methods in common with other helping professions, such as psychology, sociology, and health sciences. Unlike other professions, the diction of social work is that it emphasizes: Holistic Perspective 2. Which is the best definition of Social Work? Professional activity of helping individuals, groups, or communities, to enhance or restore their capacity for social functioning and to created societal conditions favorable to their goals. 3. Which organization developed the standard definition for social work in the United States? National Association of Social Workers (NASW) 4. Which is a basic goal of social work? *Enhance social functioning of individuals, families, groups, organizations and communities *Link clients with needed resources *improve social service delivery network *promote social justice through development of social policy 5. Name three areas that social workers tend to specialize in: Case management, mental health (hospitals), schools, etc. 6. How would you describe the purpose or goal of social work to a client? To enhance your well being and to alleviate poverty and oppression, to where you no longer need the social workers assistance. 7. Which two movements are proclaimed as being responsible for the birth of the social work profession? 8. Within the context of social work history, what was the most important piece of legislation that was passed during the Great Depression? Social Security Act of 1935
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This note was uploaded on 04/04/2011 for the course SWRK 100 taught by Professor Shannoncooper-sadlo during the Spring '10 term at Saint Louis.

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