he main point of the reading and what you gleaned from it personally o What are your impressions of Rose? Did they change over the course of the story? If so, how? o What element of the story caused you to have the strongest emotional reaction? Explain. • The reading’s potential application to social work practice, including: o Were any unethical decisions made by social workers? If so, explain what happened and what could have been done differently. Be specific about what guidelines were violated. o What are your feelings about the social work profession after reading Rose’s Story? If you had to choose one of the various types/roles of social work, which would you most like to do? To which do you relate? o What lessons can a prospective professional social worker take away from this book? • Social/political impact o What would society say about Rose’s Story? o What actual, demonstrable impact did Rose’s life have on the social service system?