Influences On Individuals

Watch the video below and then discuss the needs of the individual who was featured in it.

To watch the video, click on the video link below and select Segments 5, 6, and 7 from the options on the right.

Mezzo Systems: Human Behavior and the Social Environment—Social Systems Theory – Video – Films On Demand (

In your initial post after watching the video, address the following:

  1. Explain at least 2 systems that are present in the “client’s” life.
  2. Who currently helps the client?
  3. What supports are already present?
  4. As a Human Services Professional working with this individual, what services would you recommend to support the client? Explain your reasoning.