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Social workers find themselves in an increasingly globalized society where the use of technology is a daily occurrence. The use of technology and social media in a professional setting and the ethics surrounding professional behavior are constantly evolving. Referencing the NASW Code of Ethics and the NASW, CSWE, ASWB, and CSWA Standards for Technology in Social Work Practice consider the issue of multidirectional surveillance by clients and social workers, facilitated by social media.
In a 1,250-1,500-word-essay, give an honest and objective review of your social media footprint. Detail the following:
List your engagement with social media, referencing the social media outlet, and describe your engagement including frequency, privacy settings, and uses.
Imagine a new employer is reviewing your social media presence. Use your sociological imagination to consider the implications of your social media presence and the impact(s) it could have on your professional presence.
Imagine a client is reviewing your social media presence. Using your sociological imagination, consider your social media presence and the impact(s) it could have on the therapeutic relationship.
Is there anything you will change regarding your social media footprint or behavior? Refer to Social Work Disposition #5: Value: Integrity; Ethical Principle: Social workers behave in a trustworthy manner when responding to this prompt.
Be sure to cite three to five relevant scholarly sources in support of your content. Use only sources found at the GCU Library, Social Work websites, or those provided in Topic Resources.