Research Portion on Intervention
After writing about your learning experience in Part I, you are to research ONE particular social work intervention with older adults with dementia and its effectiveness with this population. You can use the Jolene Brackey Book as a reference for ideas.
Discuss the impact of this intervention and its importance with the older adult with dementia. When discussing the social work intervention, you will be sure to tie in the social work guidelines for values, ethics and rights when working with the older adult population. You will include a discussion of these social work values and evaluate their application in the particular intervention that you have chosen. You are required to use at least 6 to 7 peer review articles for this paper.
Paper Elements (and proposed structure):
I. Introduction (Approximately 1 to 1 ½ pages in length)
Introductory paragraph should build the topic or thesis. Following the introductory paragraph, have a section that fully describes the social work intervention
II. Social Work Intervention Description and Analysis including discussion of specific
Intervention Techniques (Approximately 2 to 3 pages in length)
Describe and analyze the social work intervention and discuss its social, therapeutic and historical context, describe effects/impacts of the intervention with the older adult population; describe and analyze specific techniques in this intervention and the techniques effectiveness and impact with this population
III. Compare and Contrast Discussion of specific intervention techniques as they relate to elders and sub populations of elders (Approximately 1 to 2 pages in length)
Discuss similarities and differences between the intervention techniques utilized with different sub-populations of elders
IV. Values and Ethics as related to the social work intervention (Approximately 1 to 2 pages in length)
Discuss the social work values and ethics involved with this intervention and critique the intervention from this perspective
V. Conclusion (Approximately ½ to 1 page in length)
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