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Running head: SOCW 6311 WEEK 9 ASSIGNMENT 1 SOCW 6311 Week 9 Assignment Name Institution Course Instructor Date of Submission
SOCW 6311 WEEK 9 ASSIGNMENT 2 SOCW: Week 9 Social Work Research in Practice II Assignment: Drafting a Process Evaluation Social workers often utilize generalized intervention models that allow them to work with various intervention approaches within their environment. This model is based on the following premises and it includes a human behavioral connection to the socio-physical environment, opportunities for enhancement of the human functionality, working with any level of the human system and social workers having the responsibility beyond their direct work but to include social policies and also to conduct research( Dudley, 2020) . This model is made up of the following processes: engagement, assessment, planning, implementation, evaluation, termination and follow up. Evaluation is one of the critical steps in social work and it is executed at the intervention stage because it is used to assess whether the program goals have been met. Evaluations process helps in addressing the specific issues at the implementation stage thus leading to a commitment to the client and also the delivery of the promised goals. Social work process evaluation usually attempts to determine how to make a project to be successful through keen adherence to the strategy laid out plans in the logic model. This model focuses on the inputs, activities, and output of the logic model and how they interact for the program efficiency. Social workers can make a clear distinction between implementation failure and theory failure. Process evaluation ensures that the program implementation process is as per the design. The process evaluation also creates a feedback loop process by allowing for routine assessments for the project ( Lee, Esaki & Greene, 2009) . Key program elements include the: the input; activities which are the policies, productions and behavioral change communication; outputs including the coverage of the intervention, access to the intervention in the communities,

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