SOCW Role Play Script
Using the Role Play Script Template provided in the week 5 resources, provide a description of the role-play and a draft of your script.
Submit the Role Play Script, which should include:
Your role play script should include:
A description of the fictional agency setting and types of services provided at this agency.
A description of the client system (depending on the client level you selected—micro, mezzo or macro).
An explanation of the presenting concern
A description of the client session scene
Identification of possible practice skills you may use for working with this client system
A draft script which outlines a scene that includes:
Greeting the client (for the first time)
Demonstrating effective attending skills
Discussing agency services and client expectations
Deciding if the agency and worker can help
Offering agency and worker services to the client
Orienting the client to the helping process, including:
A discussion of confidentiality
A discussion of social work intern’s role
Kirst-Ashman, K. K., & Hull, G. H., Jr. (2018). Understanding generalist practice (8th ed.). Stamford, CT: Cengage Learning.
Chapter 4, “Skills for Working with Organizations and Communities” (pp. 138-174)
Chapter 5, “Engagement and Assessment in Generalist Practice” (pp. 175-222)
Knee, R. T., & Folsom, J. (2012). Bridging the crevasse between direct practice social work and management by increasing the transferability of core skills. Administration in Social Work, 36(4), 390–408.