Social Work ASWB Clinical Exam Guide and Practice Test Set: A Comprehensive Study Guide for Success

ISBN-13: 9780826172013

ISBN-10: 0826172016

Author: Dr. Dawn Apgar PhD LSW ACSW

Edition: 1

Publication date:
2015
Publisher:
Springer Publishing Company
Format:
Paperback 368 pages
Category:
Nursing, Sociology, Study Guides, Education
 
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Summary

Acknowledged author Dr. Dawn Apgar PhD LSW ACSW wrote Social Work ASWB Clinical Exam Guide and Practice Test Set: A Comprehensive Study Guide for Success comprising 368 pages back in 2015. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 0826172016 and 9780826172013. Since then Social Work ASWB Clinical Exam Guide and Practice Test Set: A Comprehensive Study Guide for Success textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.


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“Dawn gave us the tools we needed to take the exam, and let me tell you—she was on point! Not only did she cover the content areas we needed to focus in on, but she also showed us how to read and interpret the questions on the exam.”

—Ammu D. Kowolik, LMSW, McSilver Institute for Poverty Policy and Research

Students and social workers preparing for the social work clinical licensure exam will find an invaluable study resource in the Social Work ASWB® Clinical Exam Guide. Written by a prominent social work leader and trainer for social work licensing exams in the United States, this guide is based on years of time-tested exam prep workshops conducted by the author. It mirrors the ASWB Clinical “Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities” upon which the exam is based and incorporates information from the DSM®-5.

The guide is comprehensive yet focuses on the material most likely to be included on the exam, so readers can prioritize information as they study. A self-assessment section helps identify strengths and weaknesses before tackling the material. The author shares her extensive knowledge of the exam by providing useful test-taking strategies and tips for overcoming test anxiety. The 170-question practice test at the end of the guide (with explanations of the correct answers) mirrors the actual exam in both length and structure. Content includes human development, human behavior in the environment, diversity, addictions, assessment and diagnosis, treatment planning, clinical interventions, case management, and professional values and ethics. This book will be a valuable asset for social workers throughout the United States and Canada.

Key Features:

  • Developed by a highly respected educator of social work licensure candidates
  • Covers all the content areas on the clinical examination, including new content added in 2015
  • Begins with a self-assessment section to help identify areas of strength and weakness
  • Offers a wealth of test-taking tips and strategies to foster exam confidence
  • Includes a practice test (with explanations of the correct answers) that mirrors the exam

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