Apply your understanding of the aging process to Francine’s case. How might Francine’s environment have influenced her aging process? How might you, as Francine’s social worker, apply your knowledge of the aging process to her case?
Identify an additional strategy you might use to apply your knowledge of the aging process to social work practice with older clients in general. Explain why you would use the strategy.
By Day 5
Read a selection of your colleagues’ posts.
Respond to at least two colleague’s post in one of the following ways:
From a strength’s perspective, critique your colleague’s approach to addressing Francine’s case. Provide support for your critique.
Critique your colleague’s strategy for applying knowledge of the aging process to work with older clients. Discuss how cultural, ethnic, and societal influences might affect the application of this strategy.