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HS 255 Week 1 Collaborative Activity: What Does it Take to Work in Human Services?
Resource: Global Issues in Context: "How Can We Help Men? by Helping Women?"

Respond to the following questions in at least 350 words: 

Do you have any apprehensions about working in human services?
Name a human services agendy you beleive does a greater good, for the largest number of people? What are some reasons why an individual may choose a degree in human service?
What are some of the beahviors or skills an organization would expect of a new human service professional?
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.

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HS 255 Week 1 The Value of a Human Service Agency
Write a 700- to 1,050-word reflection paper responding to the following questions:

Do you believe human services agencies in your city are meeting the needs of people?
What personal opinions or biases do you have toward people who may need to receive assistance?
How may these opinions or biases affect your entry into human services?
What steps can you take to make sure your personal opinions or biases do not negatively affect the clients you may come across in a human service agency?
Do you believe that one agency can properly address most of the needs of a community, or do you believe large scale programs, such as United Way and American Red Cross do a better job of serving the needs of communities?
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.

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HS 255 Week 1 Navigating the HHS.gov Website
Navigate to the Social Services section of The U.S Department of Health and Human Services website.

Click the www.hhs.gov link.
Click Programs and Services.
Click on Social Services.
Click Family & Individual Support.
Note. There is a wealth of information available to better understand your role in Human Services, and what working in Human Services does for our nation.

Write 300 to 750-word synopsis of each of the Family & Individual Support section of the site. This includes the following areas:

Child Support Enforcement
Foster Care
Adoption
Homelessness
Supporting Military Families
Programs to Seniors
Programs for Persons with Disabilities
Answer the following questions:

Is there anything that you learned, that you did not already know?
Why do you think each one of these groups needs special representation from the government?
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.

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HS 255 Week 2 Attitudes and Behaviors in the Workplace
Reference the video from week 1, "Understanding Different Cultural Values and Values" video in this week's Electronic Reserve Readings.

Consider a situation in which your personal attitudes or beliefs have changed your behavior in a human services organization. What does it mean to you to have harmony in the workplace?

Write a 350- to 700-word reflection on how personal beliefs can influence your moral and ethical behavior. Include a synopsis of the following segments in the video:

Fallacies and assumptions about minority groups
Alienating interactions with minority groups.
Recognize and compensate for cultural barriers and biases.
Accepting and understanding differences in the workplace.
Format your reflection consistent with APA guidelines. 

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HS 255 Week 3 El Contracto
Watch the "El Contracto" video in this week's Electronic Reserve Readings.

Write a 350-word review of the video. Include the following:

Find one element of the film which concerned you.
As a Human Services Worker, how you would seek to help the Mexican citizens who worked at the tomato greenhouse?
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HS 255 Week 3 Differentiation When Working with Clients
Resource: Review the "Family and Cultural Values" sections in Ch. 11-17 of Cultural Diversity, A Primer for the Human Services. Read each section for the seven chapters. 

Create a graph detailing the similarities and differences of each culture.

Write a 350- to 700-word paper in which you examine any difficulties you may have in working with a certain population.

Note. This paper is private and will only be shared between you and your instructor. These difficulties can result from a myriad of reasons. It is best to address them and look at them organically.

Include a minimum of two sources.

Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.

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HS 255 Week 4 Emotional Labor and Community Programs
Read Chapter 15 of Human Services as Complex Organizations. This chapter is about emotional labor and service delivery. Fold the tenets of Emotional Labor into your presentation. Keep in mind that emotional labor can be one of the most rewarding aspects of human services.

Create an 8- to 10-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation on community assistance programs. You may use large scale programs, such as Meals on Wheels, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Adoption or a small scale agency. Some of the smaller programs, are as effective. Include the following:

Select 2-3 agencies to showcase.
Describe characteristics of each agency and who the agencies services.
Describe why person-to-person or voice-to-voice interaction is at the core of human service work.
How does the chapter define emotional labor?
Describe the methods unique to each model, and explain how they reduce relapse.
Include a minimum of two sources.

Format any citations in your presentation consistent with APA guidelines.

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HS 255 Week 5 Benefits of University of Phoenix Careers
Resource: Phoenix Career Guidance System

Access the Phoenix Career Guidance System, located under the Careers tab to complete the following:

Review the career resources listed.
Use the Phoenix Career Guidance System resources to determine what information is necessary to include.
Use the Phoenix Career Guidance Dashboard complete the career guidance milestones.
Click and complete each section of the milestones including:
Set Your Goals
Sharpen Your Skills
Build Your Resume
Craft Your Image
Network Like a Pro
Write a Great Cover Letter
Ace Your Interview
Develop Your Game Plan
Search and Apply
Note. Some of these milestones will include watching videos, you are not required to watch each video in full, but you are required to get through each item.

Write a 700-to 1,050-word paper discussing each of the items included in the milestones. Include the following:

Be sure to reflect on the usefulness of the Phoenix Careers site
What you thought about the jobs listed, and will you use the site as a preferred method of finding a job.
Is there anything you think needs to be added, or improved? 
Include a minimum of two sources.

Format any citations in your presentation consistent with APA guidelines.

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