Streams to Ocean: Bridging the Micro/Macro Divide

  • Heather G. Howard Wheelock College
Keywords: policy, Relationships, community organizing, social justice


This personal and professional narrative is a reflection of the emergence of becoming a social worker and embracing both micro and macro practice. The realization is that one flows into the other as a river flows into the ocean. The major implication is the importance of continually addressing human rights and social justice issues in our social work practice as both a micro and macro social worker.