Describe ecosystems theory and provide an example of how a hypothetical client might interact within various systems in their local community. Provide an example of micro and macro systems within your own communities and environments as well.
What is the strengths perspective? Why is it an important perspective within the field of human services?
Complete the “Assessing Your Strengths” assessment on page 16 of your text. Considering the personal strengths you already have, how might you build upon them when you work with clients? How can you use your experiences as a means of building a relationship with your clients?