BSHS 302 Week 4 Human Service Agency Interview -
Locate Perform an in-person, phone, or online visit to a medical setting, hospice, or school where human services are provided and where you are not currently employed.
Perform an in-person, online, or phone interview of a human service provider.
Interview a human services provider by asking 10 to 20 questions about the nature of the practice setting and about interventions provided. Questions may relate to the target population, the mission of the agency, what services are provided, how services are provided, the most common clinical issues, and how services are funded.
Create a memorandum that includes the following:
Identify three communication approaches that you could take to complete this interview (e-mail, letter, appointment, or online messenger). Explain why you chose the one you used.
List the interview questions asked and summarize your response from the interviewee.
Reflect on whether or not this agency meets your career goals. Be insightful and specific.
Provide a visual aid—such as a flyer, short Microsoft PowerPoint® presentation, or memorandum—that highlights the services provided by this agency.
Format your memorandum consistent with APA guidelines.