Write and maintain a reflective journal from week two to week eleven.
The journal needs to highlight your interaction with the module materials and highlight the
progress made through the module. The journal also needs to cover concerns raised and
how you have responded to them, using examples where possible.
You are encouraged to summarize and condense each weekly entry down to 200 words
In your journal please reflect on the learning outcomes below:
Demonstration of assertive communication skills in the counsellingcontext
Ability to apply the value of listening in the counselling context
Developing ideas on a counselling model of student’s choice
Ability to critically reflect on and evaluate own use of the core counselling skills and
ability to identify strategies for improvements.
Ridges is a differing nation with its very own national character, language and multicultural society, anyway Wales likewise has characterized issues. Inside the accompanying task I intend to take a gander at the effect of neediness, segregation and social prohibition inside Wales and the job of the social specialist in tending to these issues. I will at that point clarify the job of hostile to harsh practice in making social incorporation. To comprehend the effect of destitution, separation and social rejection I have to clarify what is implied by these issues. Individuals frequently consider destitution and social prohibition as a money related issue which influences individuals who are jobless living on advantages yet in all actuality it includes a far more extensive scope of people (The Bevan Foundation 2009). Meanings of destitution, segregation and social avoidance fluctuate however I think the definition given by European Commission covers the wide range of issues. It states: "Individuals are said to live in destitution if their pay and assets are so insufficient as to block them from having a way of life considered satisfactory in the general public in which they live. Due to their neediness they may encounter numerous hindrance through joblessness, low pay, poor lodging, lacking social insurance and obstructions to deep rooted learning, culture, game and diversion. They are regularly barred and minimized from taking an interest in exercises (financial, social and social) that are the standard for other individuals and their entrance to principal rights might be limited." Ribs is the most unfortunate nation inside the United Kingdom, because of the conclusion of a lot of its industry causing high joblessness, cuts in open spending, advantage changes and a maturing populace, it is felt that 600,000 roughly quarter of populace live in destitution, even territories which are viewed as wealthy are not as rich the same number of parts of the remainder of the United Kingdom (Joseph Rowntree Foundation 2013). The Bevan Foundation characterizes gatherings of individuals inside Wales who experience destitution, segregation and social prohibition, these are ethnic minority gatherings, ladies, handicapped individuals, youngsters and youngsters and more seasoned individuals of benefits age. The BBC news and spare the kids have states one out of three kids in Wales live in a home winning 60% lower than the normal pay over the United Kingdom which is £26000, therefore Wales has the absolute most unfortunate families who have expressed they routinely abandon sustenance to guarantee their kids can eat and are thinking that its difficult to buy premise, for example, shoes and a warm winter coat. Some welsh guardians on a low salary have expressed they are consistently worried about cash which effects on their association with their kids, this can effectsly affect the tyke. Kids who grow up poor are bound to leave school without capabilities, have less beneficial encounters, decreased desire, confined capacity to find a decent line of work and can prompt deep rooted issues with their physical, state of mind prompting abbreviated lives. A significant number of these families wind up in the nonstop cycle of neediness and social avoidance, for instance a tyke brought up in destitution is bound to leave school with low or no capabilities, which diminishes work openings accessible to them, which prompts low salary which could prompt them living and raising their kids in neediness and the cycle starts by and by. These issues are then aggravated by the separation of more extensive society who frequently view individuals living in neediness as 'scroungers' living off the express, this sustained by the media providing details regarding individuals asserting a lot of advantages and shows, for example, Benefits Street which the minority of individuals when the truth numerous individuals living in destitution are regularly working. Neediness and social prohibition can be viewed as an issue inside enormous urban communities, there is a discernment that solitary the rich live in rustic zones, yet these issues likewise influence Wales' huge provincial territories. Pierson proposes avoidance inside provincial territories can be viewed as an individual issue as individuals who presently living in neediness frequently live nearby to somebody whose house is their second or a various vehicles family unit, contrasted and individuals living in urban zones who live in socially denied regions where their nearby neighbor could be confronting similar issues, considering managing these issues could be more diligently to handle. Pugh states it is frequently difficult to perceiving issues of social prohibition, destitution and segregation inside rustic regions because of outcasts being unwelcome in littler networks or because of the topographical zones of people. With the withdrawal or solidification of administrations numerous administrations because of modest quantities of individuals utilizing them, numerous individuals are regularly left socially segregated. Pierson additionally recommends that individuals living in country regions regularly face higher everyday costs and they have to venture out longer separations to buys the nuts and bolts. Youngsters living in destitution inside provincial territories regularly end up with low instructive capabilities and a diminished or no open doors for business. Shucksmith proposes more youthful individuals and more seasoned individuals inside rustic zones frequently mingle more than in urban zones which can regularly impact their perspectives on sexuality and social jobs, this can cause segregation or leave individuals unfit to straightforwardly manage l issues, for example, sexuality inside the neighborhood network. Pugh states detachment inside country regions for individuals with emotional well-being issues is frequently brought about by people groups misconception of their issues which can cause separation, individuals are regularly left not having any desire to participate in networks where these perspectives are available, this is frequently the perspectives and encounters of gay people. There is regularly a supposition inside the consideration part in Wales that most welsh speakers can communicate in English and thusly can get benefits in English. Therefore a few territories of social consideration part there is practically no arrangement for administrations conveyed by means of the mode of welsh. Segment one of the set of accepted rules '1.6 states regarding decent variety and various societies and worth' by not giving administrations to an administration client in welsh the social laborer is neglecting to address the issues of the administration client which could bring about debilitation. Welsh Government states in More than Just Words 'Many administration clients are entirely powerless, so putting a duty on them to request benefits through the vehicle of Welsh is out of line. It is the obligation of specialist organizations to meet these consideration needs. Associations are relied upon to standard Welsh language benefits as a necessary component of administration arranging and conveyance'. Social laborers ceaselessly tending to issues cause by social rejection, separation and challenge them delicately and helpfully which is a principal part of their job. This is reflected in the code of training composed by the consideration chamber of Wales, all through the code it states individuals must regard individuals as people and recognize people groups convictions in societies and qualities. The consideration laborer must not: 5.5 Discriminate unlawfully or outlandishly against administration clients, carers or associates 5.6 Condone any unlawful or ridiculous segregation by administration clients, carers or partners Thompson expresses the social specialist must comprehension and perceive the essentialness of segregation and mistreatment in administration clients' lives and conditions. Segregation happens on 3 levels (PSC) which are interlinked, P alludes to individual or mental, this takes a gander at the person's considerations, emotions, frames of mind and activities, contemplations about explicit gatherings inside society are regularly founded on individuals' individual encounters. C alludes to somebody's way of life which effects on how individuals do, think or see things, culture can be compelling on what individuals see as the 'standard' inside society. The last letter S alludes to Structural levels this is social division and power inside society. Honer states the social laborer should likewise get gatherings and people can confront segregation which can be altogether different and individual. The job of the social specialist is multifunctional managing neediness, social avoidance and separation with underscore on a comprehensive, resident focused help which engages individuals to assume responsibility for their lives while advancing social change (International Federation of social laborers). Thompson sees strengthening on three unique levels Personal, social, auxiliary, I figure this can likewise been seen with Dominelli as they state strengthening can be does on two levels. The small scale level is the work the social laborer completes with the administration client empowering them to assume responsibility for their lives, and the full scale level is the work the social specialist does inside the more extensive network and provoking social arrangement by carry issues to the consideration of applicable experts or weight gatherings, expanding the social and political intensity of gatherings which are persecuted. Shockingly this can be lost inside flow focused on coordinated practice. Individuals are urged to accomplish their maximum capacity and elevates adapting systems to guarantee individuals succeed. Pierson states when working with administration clients who are socially rejected, there are 5 building squares required, amplifying pay and verifying essential assets for administration clients and their families. The social specialist needs a decent comprehension of the present advantages frameworks and stay up with the latest with any changes. Fortifying social backings and systems, working in association with offices and nearby associations, making channels of successful investment for administration clients, neighborhood occupants and their associations. Concentrating on neighborhood and network level practice. Dominelli recommends making power in mistreated gatherings by unite individuals are persecuted by similar issues for example single parents, and enabling them to talk up together. >GET ANSWER