Identify a current social issue or problem that is of personal interest to you and that you believe you could address in your role as a social worker.

Identify a current social issue or problem that is of personal interest to you and that you believe you could address in your role as a social worker.

Identify a current social issue or problem that is of personal interest to you and that you believe you could address in your role as a social worker. 150 150 Nyagu

During this first week, you explored social work and what makes it such a unique profession. You can see that social work is as diverse as the clients that are served.
For this assignment, prepare a written response to the following:
• Identify a current social issue or problem that is of personal interest to you and that you believe you could address in your role as a social worker.
• Visit the website of a social work professional organization, such as the National Association of Social Work, to review what is known about the social issue/problem and the role of social workers in addressing it.
• Prepare a short 2- to 4- paragraph reflection about your interest in the problem, what you’ve learned about the roles & responsibilities of social workers in addressing this problem, and what the research says about the roles of social workers in addressing this issue. Be sure to reference the social work professional website you visited in your reflection.
• Provide a list of three current journal articles you have located in the NCU library that discuss research that has investigated your selected social issue/problem. (These are the supportive resources mentioned below in the assignment criteria.)
Support your assignment with at least three scholarly resources. In addition to these specified resources, other appropriate scholarly resources, including seminal articles, may be included.
Total Length: 2 pages, not including title and reference pages
Your assignment should demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the ideas and concepts presented in the course by providing new thoughts and insights relating directly to this topic. Your response should reflect graduate-level writing and APA 7 standards.