What’s Your Number? An Example of Micro and Macro Practice in the Era of Police Accountability

  • Jandel Crutchfield University of Mississippi
Keywords: police accountability, race and violence, privilege, micro and macro social work practice


This is a reflective narrative regarding the work that I did with a colleague on issues of race and violence. In my macro practice regarding such tenuous issues, it is imperative to include the micro aspect of work with individuals. This article provides an example of using self-assessment of individuals during a workshop with a macro focus that can be replicated by others involved in this work.

Author Biography

Jandel Crutchfield, University of Mississippi

Jandel Crutchfield is an assistant professor in the Department of Social Work at the University of Mississippi's Tupelo Campus.