This assignment is designed to evaluate your recognition of and understanding of

This assignment is designed to evaluate your recognition of and understanding of,
attending skills and interviewing skills in an interview between a social worker and a
client.
1. Please watch the following video of a mock client-social work intervention. It is
entitled “Hospital Social Work Crisis Intervention” and can be retrieved here:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XPcYIZO6FZo.
The video is 30 minutes long. Please view this video clip and then answer the following questions.
2. Discuss the social worker’s professional behavior throughout the interview. How
did the social worker manage professional boundaries during the interview? Is
there anything you would have said or done differently regarding boundaries?
3. Please identify one core value from the Code of Ethics that the interviewer
embodied successfully during the interview.
4. Please identify examples of attending behaviors that you notice in the interview.
5. Please identify examples of interviewing skills that you notice in the interview,
such as one-word responses, clarification, summarization, and the use of closed
vs. open-ended questions, etc.
6. What techniques appeared particularly effective in building rapport with the
client? What might you have done differently?
7. This paper should include at least 3 professional sources. These sources can be
from the syllabus or from other professional journals or texts. This paper should
be approximately 4-5 pages and should be written in essay form. not including the citation page which is its own page.

This assignment is designed to evaluate your recognition of and understanding of
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