Analyse and discuss the impact of Neo-liberalism on contemporary social work practice. Provide specific examples of changes to social welfare provision, as well as reflecting on how neo-liberalist ideas may challenge your emerging professional practice framework.
your answer should include:
1. Identification of key contemporary Neo-liberalist concepts;
2. Discussion and analysis of changes to social work practice influenced by neo-liberalism, with specific Australian or international examples of changes to welfare service provision;
3. Critical reflection on personal challenges neo-liberalist ideas may present to your developing professional practice framework.