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Family System 1Family SystemGrand Canyon University – SOC 3866/28/20Family System
Family System 2In the case study it talks about a family that adopts a child that has special needs. Andre and Marie Clothilde adopt Michel who is ten years old. They adopt him after a disastrous earthquake hits Haiti which killed Michel’s entire family. Andre and Marie are immigrants from the same place Michel is from which is Haiti. Andre has been in the country a lot longer than Marie which makes him know and understand English a lot easier than Marie. He has more experience with school system in Boston area. His nephew Michel is new to the country which he is having a hard time dealing with loss of his family and being into a new country. Michel wasdiagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder this was caused by the events he has experienced and went through. The microsystem is the new family system which is created in the adoption of Michel.