Foundations to Human Services

R‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‌‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‌‌ead An Introduction to Human Services (9th Edition Marianne Woodside and Tricia McClam) Chapter 3 will introduce you to the history of advocacy and social justice in the growth of the human service profession, and will illustrate how public policy and legislation influences the needs of diverse individuals and organizations through human service delivery. Please read the following chapter in your text: Chapter 3: “The History of Advocacy in Human Services” Chapter 3 will introduce you to the history of advocacy and social justice in the growth of the human service profession, and will illustrate how public policy and legislation influences the needs of diverse individuals and organizations through human service delivery. Web Resources Review the slides below for information on theories: Overview of Human Service Theories: Review of Theories Visit the link below for information on child poverty policies: Children’s Defense Fu‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‌‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‌‌nd: Child Poverty. Retrieved from https://www.childrensdefense.org/policy/policy-priorities/child-poverty/ Library Resources Read the following chapter from Social Work Theories in Action: Chapter 1: “The Ecological Systems Metaphor in Australasia” Read the following chapters from Social Work Perspectives On Human Behaviour: Chapter 13: “Systems theory, ecosystems and personal-cultural-social (PCS) perspectives” Chapter 16: “Summary: A bio-psychosocial perspective: Strengths and resilience” Additionally, please review the articles listed in the Library Guide for this unit. These have been selected from various academic journals, all of which can be found by searching in the Purdue Global Library database. Though these are not required to complete the coursework for this course, they will be helpful to gain a deeper understanding of the human services field. Please do not use the word “I” Reference the book and ‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‌‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‌‌one outside source.