Spring 2024 SOWK 322 Week 10 - Teaching Students to Self-Advocate

A presentation at Heritage at CBC Week 10 in in Pasco, WA 99301, USA by Jacob Campbell

Communication is an essential skill for social workers. Learning to communicate effectively and build relationships with persons with many different needs is crucial for all of us. Rothman’s (2018) chapter 11 provides in-depth and practical application for how social workers can optimize communication and relationships with clients with special needs. The following are the learning objectives for week 10.

  • Recognize worker skills that can enhance communication
  • Identify the Communication Bill of Rights
  • Learn to integrate client strengths to improve communication