In this post, you think about how you would engage parents in a family approach, especially with parents who are resistant to your efforts.
- A description of how you would explain the importance of involving the family in a childâ€™s treatment.
- Identify at least two strategies for how you, as a social worker, can effectively involve resistant parents in services for their children.
- Explain why you chose the strategies.
Be sure to support your postings and responses with specific references to the resources.
Webb, N. B. (2019). Social work practice with children (4th ed.). New York, NY: The Guilford Press.
- Chapter 6, “Helping the Family With Their Child”
Thompson, S. J., Bender, K., Cardoso, J. B., & Flynn, P. M. (2011). Experiential activities in family therapy: Perceptions of caregivers and youth. Journal of Child & Family Studies, 20(5), 560â€“568. doi:10.1007/s10826-010-9428-x