Human Services Case Paper

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Case Presentation of Seth The human service field is very extensive, with numerous professions falling under the vast human services umbrella. Human services include all jobs which provide a service to society in times of crisis ("Public health career guide: Human Services," 2015, para. 4). Therefore, the human service field includes workers trained to help people cope with crisis or chronic situations where the person feels they need assistance regaining their personal power and self-sufficiency. Often times the situation the client needs help with are external, such as the loss of a job, the need for food, shelter or for help leaving a dangerous situation. For other clients, the crisis is more internally based, such as a mental health issues, physical health crisis or a disability ("The Definition of Human Services," 2015, para. 1). Ethically, all human service providers should have an understanding of the theories, best practices and current trends in the field. To provide this education sometimes interns or less experienced workers are often required to provide supervisors with a case presentation. This paper is a hypothetical case presentation…show more content…
This case presentation will include the client’s name and demographics, the problems he is presenting, his personal treatment goals, his possible additional needs, a crisis determination and
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