As discussed in this unit, the human services field is

As discussed in this unit, the human services field is complex and dynamic. Self-care, supervision, and professional development are important in ensuring that you are at your best when working with your clients.

Please respond to the following:

  • What aspects of human service work do you think will be most challenging to you? How do you anticipate handling those challenges?
  • What is the role of supervision in helping you with personal and professional challenges?
  • Discuss two professional development strategies to ensure you are staying current in the profession.