SOCW 6070 WK 4 Discussion 2 Administration and Culturally Competent Advocacy Social 2023
SOCW 6070 WK 4 Discussion 2: Administration and Culturally Competent Advocacy
Social work administrators can use their roles as leaders to increase cultural competency within their organizations and, thus, help to create positive social change. As social work administrators critically assess situations in which social injustice or inequality has taken place, they may discover an organizational need for increased cultural competency. However, changing the culture of an organization is not an easy task since administrators must address personal and organizational assumptions about diversity and cultural competency simultaneously.
For this Discussion, consider how social work administrators might apply their leadership roles to increase cultural competency within their organizations.
300 to 500 words intext citations and APA format full rederences:
Post at least two strategies social workers may use to become advocates for social change through cultural competence.
In addition, identify at least two challenges administrators may face in developing cultural competency within their organizations.
Support your post with specific references to the resources. Be sure to provide full APA citations for your references.