Consciousness Raising Building Coalitions Planning and Organization Implementation Evaluation Garthwait, Cynthia. The Social Work Practicum: A Guide and Workbook for Students. 6h ed. Boston: Allyn and Bacon,2013 (in press).
Phase of Social Justice EffortBlocking Leadership Tasks Consciousness-raising and assessment Deconstruct myths Challenge easy answers Challenge surface level changes Ask critical questions Resist status quo Critique forces against change Challenge injustice Building coalitions Resist efforts to separate stakeholders Avoid silo approach to change Challenge special interests Recognize resistance Block fragmentation of efforts Planning and organizing Block efforts to exclude stakeholders Avoid band-aid goals and objectives Reframe single level change to multilevel Counter scarcity paradigm Block counter-organizing efforts Implementation Neutralize resistance Challenge pessimism Resist consolidation of power Address efforts to undermine change efforts Block cuts to funding EvaluationAddress efforts to discredit intervention Address critiques of efforts Block efforts to return to status quo PHASES OF SOCIAL JUSTICE EFFORTS AND BLOCKING LEADERSHIP TASKS
Phase of Social Justice EffortFacilitating Leadership Tasks Consciousness-raising and assessment Learn Anticipate forces for and against change Recognize problems and resources Clarify values Promote use of ecosystems perspective Scan social environment Promote social justice Building coalitions Collaborate Identify common concerns Mentor Identify stakeholders Inspire participation Empower constituencies Focus on solidarity Model Planning and Organizing Envision Set goals and objectives Engage stakeholders Encourage innovation Staff development Build capacity for change Acquire political power Implementation Create change effort Influence target system Supervise Consult Support Maintain focus Deal with opposing forces EvaluationSustain social change Leverage success Transfer power Evaluate effectiveness Share lessons learned Disseminate findings Contribute to body of knowledge Develop best practices PHASES OF SOCIAL JUSTICE EFFORTS AND FACILITATING LEADERSHIP TASKS