Family Assessment And The Family Essay
Family assessment is important in understanding the roles and relationships of a particular family. Observing a family can lead to a better understanding of the function of a family as a unit.
The B family lives in the suburbs of Minneapolis Minnesota. They are a upper middle class family. The B family are very involved in their community and take pride in their city. The B family loves all sports, among their favorites are the Packers and Minnesota Golden Gophers. The family spends their summers between their house in Minnesota and their family property in Northern Wisconsin. The family enjoys spending time on the lake boating, swimming and fishing.
PB, father is a 40 year old who was born in California, raised in Wisconsin and now lives in Minnesota. He has recently quit his job of 2 decades and has started his own company. KB, mother, is a stay at home mom and recently took a position on school board in the suburbs of Minneapolis. She has been a stay at home mom since the birth of her first son AB. KB is an active volunteer member at her children 's schools. MB age 13 attended a chinese immersion school from kindergarten until 5th grade. She is starting middle school this fall; she participates in many extracurricular activities. She has danced Russian ballet for the past 4 years. Her ballet schedule is rigorous and goes all year long. AB, 11 is going into 4th grade this fall at a chinese immersion school. He plays football, baseball and…