People CAN and WANT to change, despite their challenges in front of them.
Values of a liberal society state that:
Individuals need a social climate which encourages growth, development, and challenges them to reach higher.
Laue and Cormick (1978)
Professional role is that of an advocate and advocates are people who speak for those who cant speak for themselves.
Freedom-Justice-Empowerment-the goal one day is to have the individual advocate for their OWN needs and rights