It is essential for mental health workers to understand the influence of external factors on family dynamics. This two-part assignment will help you learn this concept. Please complete both parts on the attachment, “Sociological Influences,” to adequately complete this assignment.
Part 1: Complete the chart on the provided attachment, citing two to four scholarly sources throughout the chart. While APA style is not required for the body of Part 1, solid academic writing is expected, and documentation of sources should be presented using APA formatting guidelines, which can be found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.
Part 2: Use the information in the chart to write a 500–750-word analysis on the same attachment.
Citing two to four scholarly sources, answer the following prompts:
- Describe the diverse family system you selected.
- Explain the impact of feminism, patriarchy/gender roles, and social class on the family system you selected.
- Explain the impact of the economy on the family system: labor, wealth, consumers, etc.
- Explain the impact of the state on the family system: laws, regulations, policies, education, etc.
- Prepare Part 2 according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.
This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.