Case Study: Carmen Rodriguez
Carmen Rodriguez has worked as a case manager for a state agency in the American Southwest for the past four years. She considers herself a human service professional; with most of her clients, the focus of her work is much broader than just vocational counseling. She describes her job in detail on pg. 52 in Chapter 2 of your text.
After reading the description of her job, please respond to the following:
What motivates Carmen Rodriguez in her work?
What do you think Carmen’s philosophy is? What are her values?
What professionals does Carmen work with in her position as case manager?
What human service roles, responsibilities, and activities does she perform in her job?
How is Carmen an advocate and a leader in helping to alleviate social problems for her clients?For more information on Carmen Rodriguez read this: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carmen_Rodr%C3%ADguez