WEEK 7 SOCIAL WORK WITH GROUPS
In chapter 13, we explore various specialized treatment groups for adolescents, older adults and clients experiencing domestic violence, eating disorders or grief. After reading chapter 13, respond to the questions below:
1. The authors of the textbook use the term “vulnerable” to describe the clients featured in this chapter. Evaluate the use of this term. Do you think that this is the most appropriate/applicable term to use for these groups? Explain your answer.
2. What other types of specialized treatment groups would you like to see covered in this chapter?
3. The exercises in this chapter feature activities that can be used to engage clients in each of the 5 types discussed. Upon reading through the chapter and each exercise, chose one exercise for each group to evaluate. For your selected exercise:
a. gives an overview of the purpose of the exercise and then provide 2 pros and 2 cons of using the selected exercise with that population.
***Be sure to cite your textbook in your response and give a reference note at the end. Respond to two classmates.
Make your initial discussion post (fully cited in APA style with a reference note)