In Unit 1, in your problem statement, you identified the social problem your program will be addressing, the target population, type of services, and setting. This week, you will expound upon the etiology of the social problem. In your primary post respond to the following questions:
What social problem(s) does your program address? What are the societal factors that contribute to the social problem(s)? Explain the micro, mezzo and macro level factors from a systems theory perspective. What political, religious and cultural values affect the problem, both historically and today? Last, what are the social and economic costs to society related to the social problem? Identify at least three academic scholarly references to back up and support your response.
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