After completing the readings for this unit, reflect on a social work practice you have observed in your work as a professional social worker. Describe a situation in which you observed a leader demonstrating transformational leadership characteristics. Then answer the following:
- What was the situation?
- What transformational leadership characteristics were demonstrated?
- How did those characteristics impact the situation?
Describe a situation in which you observed a social work leader applying concepts of either critical or conflict theory.
- What elements of either critical or conflict theory were they applying?
- What was the outcome?