Can I Write That

Discipline: Social Work and Human Services

Type of Paper: Essay (any type)

Academic Level: High school

Paper Format: APA

Pages: 2 Words: 550


Part 1: Read

Consider the following case scenario:

You are a caseworker who has finished meeting with a 29 year old female client. During your appointment with the client, she indicated that she is changing her religious affiliation to a religion that encourages women to “obey” their husbands. You know very little about this religion, but have heard rumors and conjecture about husbands affiliated with this religion being abusive toward their wives. You make the following entry in your case notes:
Ms. Swanson reports that she is “changing religion.” The religion to which she is converting is known for spouse abuse. This writer told her to stay away from this church and avoid it at all cost. Joining this faith would be a big mistake and possibly ruin the client’s life. Client was encouraged to attend one of the local churches that is known for its liberal beliefs.

Part 2: Reflect

For this assignment, you will reflect upon the case scenario.

In a minimum of two-pages (not counting the title page and reference page) address the following:

Identify any and all ethical issues found within the case note.
Explain the ethical issues. Be specific. Give examples.
Rewrite the case note using ethical and objective language.
Incorporate one (1) credible resource to support and/or defend your thoughts. Cite source used.