Eastern Region MSW | CSW - Social Work Licensure Exam Preparation Course
Friday, October 28, 2016 at 9:00 AM - Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 5:00 PM (CDT)
EVENT LOCATION: Troy Montgomery, 231 Montgomery Street, Montgomery, AL 36104 - We will convene in Whitley Hall - Gold Room.
This is THE course for the most effective preparation for successful test score results! Participants will receive 14 hours of intense classroom style instruction designed for the Masters, Advanced and Clinical Social Work Licensure Examinations. This is a two day training.
Onsite Training specifically geared towards the needs of Masters, Advanced and Clinical Level Social Work Students / Practitioners / Candidates. This two day Training Workshop is designed for those individuals preparing to take the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) MSW, Advanced or Clinical Level Social Work Examination, and includes a Comprehensive Workbook with sample practice questions.
Additional Features of this dynamic training include:
- Targeted requirements by ASWB
- Overview of Test Construction
- Standardized Test-Taking Strategy
- Social Work Values & Ethics
- Models & Methods of Social Work Practice
- Human Growth and Development Issues
- Minority Issues / Research & Supervision
- Assessment, Diagnosis, Social Work Intervention Strategy
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR: Sophia F. Dziegielewski, Ph.D., LCSW, Professor, School of Social Work at the University of Central Florida (UCF), Orlando, Florida. She is also Chair of the UCF, Institutional Review Board providing oversight for the protection of human subjects in university-related research studies for the second largest university in the United States serving approximately 60,000 students. Throughout her academic, administrative and practice career she has been active in mental health practice and research maintaining her license and serving as an expert witness in the courts. Dr. Dziegielewski is the recipient of numerous awards, and supports her research and practice activity with over 135 publications, including 8 textbooks, 85 articles, numerous book chapters and hundreds of workshops with regional and international presentations. The latest 3rd edition of her book titled DSM-5™ in Action continues to be a popular best seller. She is also the Editor of the Journal of Social Work Research.
** The Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Pass Rates (2015)
- Masters Examination: 80.5%
- Advanced Generalist Examination: 64.8%
- Clinical Examination: 76%
By planning to attend this training, you are being proactive in your preperation for the examination to insure you have the best chance of passing your exam the FIRST time (or THIS time if you may have already challenged the examination unsuccesfully) .
** NO Onsite Registrations will be permitted - You MUST have completed your registration by the cutoff date to insure adequate ordering of training materials and information.
** Lunch is on your own.
** There are many options for Hotel Accomodations in the area if needed - identifying your hotel preference and booking is the responsiblity of the attendee.
** Attendees of this course are eligible to receive 14 CEUs (this includes 3 Ethics hours).
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When & Where
National Association of Social Workers - Alabama Chapter
The Alabama Chapter is constituted to advance the purposes of the National Association of Social Workers in Alabama and to encourage and facilitate participation by all members. It is a basic administrative unit of the National Association of Social Workers, Inc. NASW works to enhance the professional growth and development of its members, to create and maintain professional standards, and to advance sound social policies.
The program of the Alabama Chapter shall be related to the basic goals of the National Association of Social Workers, Inc., taking into consideration the special needs and interests of the members within the Alabama Chapter.