Generalist Social Work Provides An Integrated And Multileveled Approach For Meeting
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Microlevel intervention focuses on work with individuals, families, and small groups, Mezzolevel interventions focus on organizations and formal groups, and lastly the macrolevel interventions addresses social problems in the communities, institutional, and social systems. The Hummingbird family would be on the microlevel. Social workers use skills such as crisis intervention, referrals, and group processes. (Miley, O 'Melia, Dubois, pg.8).
The generalist approach has four major propositions. All of which can be applied to the hummingbird family. The first is human behavior is connected to the environment, social and physical. The second is based on the relationship between the person and the environment,…