Our group topic is Divorce- Family of 5 enter treatment because parents announced they are getting divorced and the children are upset.
Question that need to be answer. 1. description of techniques a social worker would use to engage with this family, and assess the presenting issue. Exemplary literature review, evidence-based interventions will be identified.
Required Readings Toseland, R. W., & Rivas, R. F. (2017). An introduction to group work practice (8th ed.). Boston, MA: Pearson. Chapter 11, “Task Groups: Foundation Methods” (pp. 336-363) Chapter 12, “Task Groups: Specialized Methods” (pp. 364–395) Van Velsor, P. (2009). Task groups in the school setting: Promoting children’s social and emotional learning. Journal for Specialists in Group Work, 34(3), 276–292. Document: Group Wiki Project Guidelines (PDF) Recommended Resources Holosko, M. J., Dulmus, C. N., & Sowers, K. M. (2013). Social work practice with individuals and families: Evidence-informed assessments and interventions. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Chapter 1 “Assessment of Children” Chapter 2 “Intervention with Children”