Power In Social Work Practice

Post a brief description of why it is important for social workers to be familiar with power dynamics when working with decision makers. In your description, address the following: 

  • Identify the power resource you selected for use in your practice and advocacy. 
  • Explain the resource you selected.
    • How does this power resource work to influence decision makers? 
    • Why is this power resource more appropriate for your approach to practice and advocacy than others? 
  • Describe the ethical issues or concerns in using the type of power resource you selected.