Read the case and answer the questions:
On February 22 Eli woke with a fever. I let him sleep after breakfast and when he woke for lunch I gave him a peanut butter & jelly sandwich and Tylenol chewable tabs. He laid down for his mid-afternoon nap on our couch in the den. I walked into the den an hour later and saw him sitting up looking at the TV; he looked better, but even when he was sick he was always smiling and playful. When my older two boys got home from school we went to the grocery store so that I could make something for dinner that night. After dinner I sat at my computer and my oldest son Roshan asked if I could play his favorite song “Numb (Encore)”, and so I did. All three of them Mikey 9, Dack 4, and Eli 19 months were dancing all around me as I watched. Eli no longer had a fever and I even made a point of saying “My baby’s not sick anymore” and picked him up and hugged and kissed him. My husband came around the corner from the kitchen, smiling at the sight of Eli dancing because I had mentioned to him earlier that Eli had a fever. After the kids were done dancing and playing I brought them all upstairs. I laid Eli on my bed so that he could fall asleep. I sat on our futon folding the rest of the laundry and watched as he fell asleep. All the while my husband was in the shower. When I finished with the clothes…I grabbed Eli and picked him up off of my bed, and at that time my husband came out of the shower and saw me carrying Eli out of our room. He was sleeping but he still was peeking out of his right eye at me and I just smiled. I kept kissing him and smelling his sweet cheeks before I laid him in his playpen…not knowing that it was going to be the last time I would see my baby alive.
My husband woke me up the next morning as it was routine for us all to get up around 5 a.m. to take him to work. He usually gets the older two boys and I get Eli, but I just could not get up that morning. My husband then woke me up and told me to look at Eli. I got up from bed and walked out of our room into the hallway and saw my husband sitting at the top of the steps with his face in his hands, telling me to look at Eli. My heart was beating really fast and I was afraid of what I was going to see because if it wasn’t of anything to worry about my husband would’ve had Eli in his arms as he had just left from the kids’ room. I could feel in my heart that something was terribly wrong but to what extent I wasn’t sure. I walked into the kids’ room and over to Eli’s playpen. Eli was lying on his stomach with his face down in the pillow. I leaned over to pick up Eli from his playpen and he was already stiff. I turned him over and death was staring at me in the face. It was the scariest thing I have ever seen in my life, and for that moment my heart just stopped. I didn’t even feel as if that was my Eli I was holding. I had to put him down quickly and run to the phone. I called 911 and paramedics, police officers and even the fire department showed up at my house that morning. The operator tried to tell me to do CPR on my baby but I just kept crying and yelling that I couldn’t even look at my baby…that I couldn’t even hold my baby. The paramedics all went up into the room and I know they were doing what they could to resuscitate Eli but I already knew in my heart that my baby was gone.
The family is at the hospital and a social worker will be speaking to them. The social worker will conduct a PIE assessment first.
PIE assessment on the family, answer all questions.
PIE Factor 1 (Make sure you use PIE terminology) and cite two peer-reviewed sources to support your ideas:
What social role problems are affecting this family and why? (spouse role problem, child role problem, parent role problem, etc)
What resources would you put in place for the family?
What environmental needs does this family have and why? (basic needs problem, transportation, social services, safety, etc)
What resources would be important for this family?
What mental health needs may the family have? (if you think there is a disorder to consider tell me what symptoms hint at this)
What resources?
What physical health needs will they have? (if the client has physical health issues tell me what hints you at this)
What resources are needed?
Answer all the questions listed for your initial post, make sure to cite within your post and at the end of your post reference two articles (peer-reviewed article–Journal of social work/psychology/sociology/medical) that would help to support your answers to the questions).

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