Essay-Write an essay comparing and contrasting these two frameworks and add these new frameworks to your developing chart, adding new qualities of the framework as necessary. Say a little about how these approaches might suggest the need to work in a different way than the previous approaches. Add comments from the mind stretching exercise below. Post the essay on the discussion section for. Mind stretching: • Think about how it might feel to be African American and accustomed to speaking African American Vernacular English at home or in your own community, but needing to speak “proper” English at work or school, or to your social worker? • Please speak to the issue of needing to speak and talk in a quite different way at school and work than you do at home. What helps and what makes it harder?
Chapters 4 and 5 of Anderson, J., & Carter, R.W. (2003). Diversity perspectives for social work practice. Boston, MA: Pearson Education Inc.