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Week
One: The Foundation of Human Services





 


Details


Due


Points




Objectives


1.1  Identify the four themes of human services.
1.2  Identify professional disciplines that influence
human services.
1.3  Explain how societal viewpoints have influenced
human services over the past three centuries.
1.4  Explain how political and legislative changes
have impacted client care.


 


 




Reading


Read Ch. 1 of An Introduction to Human Services.


 


 




Reading


Read Ch. 2 of An Introduction to Human Services.


 


 




Participation


Participate in class discussion.


 


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Discussion Questions


Respond to weekly discussion questions.


 


3




Learning Team Instructions
Learning
Team Charter


Create the Learning Team Charter.


 


 




Learning Team Instructions
Weekly
Team Review


Review the Week One objectives and discuss insights and questions you may
have.
 


 


 




Individual
Foundations
of Human Services Worksheet


Resources: Ch. 1 & 2 of An
Introduction to Human Services

Complete the University
of Phoenix Material:
Foundations of Human Services Worksheet located on the student website.
 


 


3




Individual
Mental
Health Facilitator Assessment


Complete the Mental Health Facilitator Assessment located on your student
website.


 


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Week
Two: Models of Service Delivery

                   The Role of the Human
Service Professional





 


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Points




Objectives



 
2.1  Compare human service delivery models.
2.2  Describe why professionals choose to enter the
helping field.
2.3  Identify the characteristics that human service
professionals typically possess.
2.4  Identify the various types and roles of human
service professionals.
2.5  Describe the role of mental health facilitators
in human services.


 


 




Reading


Read Ch. 4 of An Introduction to Human Services.


 


 




Reading


Read Ch. 6 of An Introduction to Human Services.


 


 




Reading


Resource: “Helpful People” and “Local Mental Health Needs” handouts located on
the student website.
 
View the Mental Health Facilitator module: Investing in Mental Health located on the student website.


 


 




Participation


Participate in class discussion.


 


3




Discussion Questions


Respond to weekly discussion questions.


 


3




Learning Team Instructions
Learning
Team Charter


Submit the Learning Team Charter.
 


 


 




Learning Team Instructions
Weekly
Team Review


Review the Week Two objectives and discuss insights and questions you may
have.
 


 


 




Individual
Week
Two Quiz


Complete the Week Two Quiz.
 


 


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Individual
Informational
Brochure


Access the Brochure Builder located on the student website.
 
Create an informational brochure, with a minimum of 350 words that you could
present to someone who is not familiar with the field of human services but
is contemplating a degree in the field.
 
Include the following information in your brochure:
 
·        
Identify the
characteristics human service professionals typically possess.
·        
Identify the
various types and roles of human service professionals.
 
 


 


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Learning Team
Helping
Field Summary


Discuss, as a Learning Team, why
you chose to enter the helping field.
Provide a 350-word summary in which you describe why professionals choose to
enter the helping field.
Format your summary consistent with APA guidelines.


 


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Week
Three: Engaging Clients





 


Details


Due


Points




Objectives



 
3.1  Identify the range of problems facing human
services clients.
3.2  Describe the stages of the helping process.
3.3  Explain how human service professionals engage
clients and the community in the helping process.
3.4  Explain how client personal history and
perceptions influence access and engagement of services.
3.5  Identify the specific helping skills that can be
used with clients.


 


 




Reading


Read Ch. 5 of An Introduction to Human Services.


 


 




Reading


Read Ch. 7 of An Introduction to Human Services.


 


 




Participation


Participate in class discussion.


 


3




Discussion Questions


Respond to weekly discussion questions.


 


3




Learning Team Instructions
Weekly
Team Review


Review the Week Three objectives and discuss insights and questions you may
have.
 


 


 




Individual
Week
Three Quiz


Complete the Week Three Quiz.
 


 


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Individual
Client
Paper


Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in which you identify the following:
 
·        
The range of
problems facing human services clients
·        
The specific
helping skills that can be used with clients
 
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.


 


10




Learning Team
Case
Scenarios
 


Complete the University
of Phoenix Material:
Case Scenarios Worksheet located on the student website.


 


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Week
Four: The Role of Collaboration

                     Ethical Standards for
Human Service Professionals





 


Details


Due


Points




Objectives



 
4.1  Describe the role of collaboration in human
services.
4.2  Explain how collaboration in human services
promotes social, political, and economic change.
4.3  Summarize the role legislative policies have on
human services code of ethics.
4.4  Describe how to use the ethical decision-making
model as a human service professional.
4.5  Identify client rights that must be protected by
human service professionals.


 


 




Reading


Read Ch. 8 of An Introduction to Human Services.


 


 




Reading


Read Ch. 9 of An Introduction to Human Services.


 


 




Participation


Participate in class discussion.


 


3




Discussion Questions


Respond to weekly discussion questions.


 


3




Learning Team Instructions
Weekly
Team Review


Review the Week Four objectives and discuss insights and questions you may
have.
 


 


 




Individual
Interoffice
Memo
 


Imagine that it is 1976,
and you are an administrator in a human services organization. You have just
learned of the ruling in the case, Tarasoff
v. Regents of the University of California
.
 
Write a 350- to 500-word summary in which you create an interoffice memo for
all employees that explains this legislation. In your memo, also include the
following information:
 
·        
How the Tarasoff
case has affected ethical decision making for human service professionals
·        
How the case
affects the human services code of ethics.
 
Format your summary consistent with APA guidelines.


 


3




Individual
Ethical
Decision  Scenario Worksheet
 


Complete the University
of Phoenix Material:
Ethical Decision Scenario Worksheet located on the student website.


 


2




Learning Team
The Role
of Collaboration Presentation
 


Assign roles to each team member of various human services workers.
Create a 10- to 15-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint®
presentation in which you do the following:
 
·        
Describe the role
of collaboration in human services.
·        
Identify how the
roles assigned to each team member would serve a common purpose.
·        
Explain how
collaboration in human services promotes social, political, and economic
change.
 
Format your presentation consistent with APA guidelines.
 
Note. Online students
must include speaker notes with their presentation.


 


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Week
Five: Current Trends Within the Human Services





 


Details


Due


Points




Objectives



 
5.1  Explain how human service delivery settings are
influenced by evolving client needs.
5.2  Explain how client services are changing due to
trends in technology.
5.3  Relate economic and political events to current
trends in the human services field.
5.4  Identify demographic trends that will influence
future needs in the delivery of human services.


 


 




Reading


Read Ch. 3 of An Introduction to Human Services.


 


 




Participation


Participate in class discussion.


 


3




Discussion Questions


Respond to weekly discussion questions.


 


3




Learning Team Instructions
Weekly
Team Review


Review the Week Five objectives and discuss insights and questions you may
have.
 


 


 




Individual
Client
Needs and Services Presentation
 


Create a 5- to 10-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint®
presentation in which you include the following:
 
·        
Explain how human
service delivery settings are influenced by evolving client needs.
·        
Explain how client
services are changing due to trends in technology.
 
Format your presentation consistent with APA guidelines.
 
Note. Online students
must include speaker notes with their presentation.


 


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Learning Team
Trends
Paper
 
 


Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in which you relate economic and
political events to current trends in the human services field.
Identify demographic trends that will influence future needs in the delivery
of human services.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.


 


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Week 1 DQ 1


         What
are the four major themes of human services? Which theme do you think is most
critical for human service professionals? 

 

Week 1 DQ 2

·         Discuss
the role of psychology, sociology, and anthropology in the human services
field. Which of these disciplines has had the largest effect on human services?
Explain why.  

 

Week 1 DQ 3

·         What
are the major characteristics of helping those in need in America? What do you
think has been the biggest change over the past three centuries?

 

Week 2 DQ 1

·         Why
is investing in mental health important to your role as a human service
professional?

 

Week 2 DQ 2

 ·         Compare
the different human service delivery models. Do you think one model is better
than the others? Explain your response.

 

Week 2 DQ 3

 ·         What
was your motivation for entering the human services field?

 

Week 3 DQ 1

Week
Identify the range of problems that may affect individuals. Which problem would
you like to work with or improve?

 

Week 3 DQ 2

How
does a client’s personal history and perception of services influence his or
her overall level of engagement?

 

Week 3 DQ 3

Discuss
the specific helping skills you can use with clients. Which skill do you think
is most critical when helping clients?  

 

 

Week 4 DQ 1

How
do human service professionals collaborate with others to meet client needs?
What are the benefits of collaboration?

 

Week 4 DQ 2

Discuss
the role that human service professionals have in protecting client rights. Is
the moral or legal obligation more important?

 

Week 4 DQ 3 

   Read
through the Ethical Standards of Human Service Professionals located in Box 9.6
on p. 276 (Ch.9) of your text. Choose a minimum of three areas you think are
vital for professionals to adhere to. Why do you think these areas are
important?

 

Week 5 DQ 1

How
has evolving technology and social media affected client needs and service
delivery?

 

Week 5 DQ 2

How
has managed care affected service delivery for clients? In your opinion, has it
improved client care? 

 

Week 5 DQ 3

  How
will demographic trends in America influence service delivery within the human
services?

 

 
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