Paradigm Analysis Paper, Human behavior and social environment

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ASSIGNMENT #1: PARADIGM ANALYSIS PAPER. It is difficult for a social worker, regardless of content expertise, specialization, or field experience, to be optimally effective without continuing to grow and understand her/his values, beliefs, assumptions, and prejudices that may influence their “use of self” as a practitioner. Thus, students are required in this seven (7) page paper to conduct an analysis of the dimensions that make up their paradigm (world view) that may influence their professional “use of self” as social work practitioners. Specifically, students are required to demonstrate an understanding of the basic concept of a paradigm, the dimensions of traditional and alternative paradigms that are related to their “use of self” as a social work practitioner. Therefore, students are required to answer the questions below to assess the achievement this specific learning outcome: 1. Please discuss your understanding of the concept of a paradigm and provide examples. 2. Please draw on information from your liberal arts education and experiences in your life to describe and provide examples of how at least three dimensions of the traditional or dominant paradigms may have most influenced your perception of the social environments that make up your world. 3. Please draw on information from your liberal arts education and experiences in your life to describe and provide examples of how at least three dimensions of the alternative or possible paradigms may have most influenced your perception of the social environments that make up your world. 4. Please describe how the dimensions of your paradigm are compatible with the ethical values of social work. 5. Please describe how the dimensions of your paradigm influence your professional “use of self” with historically underserved and marginalized populations