Nature and scope of related problems or challenges in your area of interest ∙ Historical development of problem definition, practice approaches, and related policies ∙ Contextual and societal factors in the area of interest ∙

Nature and scope of related problems or challenges in your area of interest ∙ Historical development of problem definition, practice approaches, and related policies ∙ Contextual and societal factors in the area of interest ∙

Select an area of interest in social work practice and/or a particular group of people within the larger population. Provide a brief but concise overview of your chosen topic including: ∙ Statement of area of interest ∙ Nature and scope of related problems or challenges in your area of interest ∙ Historical development of problem definition, practice approaches, and related policies ∙ Contextual and societal factors in the area of interest ∙ Summary that includes a clearly written problem statement and at least one operationally defined research question.