Using Table 7.2, Orienting Theories, Practice Theories/Models, and Social WOrk Roles for Community Practice respond to the following questions. Doing so will help you learn to select and match a community-level theory to the work of your agency.
1. What community practice theories are used by your agency, if any, to address the social problems it and its clients face?
2. What evidence exists that this community practice theory is effective?
3. What additional or different community practice theories do you recommend?