**In your own words – APA format and cited. Book (Attachment) MUST be used as a source, and cited correctly **
The Discussion this week will focus on understanding human behavior within the ecosystems theory, how systems influence and affect one another, and the application of the strengths perspective within the field of human services.
Describe ecosystems theory and provide an example of how a hypothetical client might interact within various systems in their local community. Provide an example of micro and macro systems within your own communities and environments as well.
What is the strengths perspective? Why is it an important perspective within the field of human services?