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I need help with better understanding role theory. What would be presenting problem as it's regarding role theory. Also what would social expectations look like?


Identify the presenting problem for the case study you selected. (Remember the
presenting problem has to be framed from the perspective of role theory. For example,
he presenting problem can be framed within the context of role functioning).
Identify all the relevant roles assumed by the client.
Analyze the social expectations and social and cultural norms revolving around
the role, social position, and role scripts of one of the roles assumed by the client.
Explain the role and social position of the social worker in working with the client
n the case study.
Describe how the role(s) and social position(s) assumed by the social worker will
nfluence the relationship between the social worker and the client.
Identify three assessment questions that are guided by role theory that you will
ask the client to better understand the problem.
Identify and describe two interventions that are aligned with the presenting
problem and role theory.
Identify one outcome that you would measure if you were to evaluate one of the
nterventions you would implement to determine if the intervention is effective.
Evaluate one advantage and one limitation in using role theory in understanding
the case.
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