Preparation for the Masters/Advanced/Clinical Level Exams in Social Work Practice | Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis
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Preparation for the Masters/Advanced/Clinical Level Exams in Social Work Practice

Due to the global health situation, all Professional Development workshops will be held virtually (by Zoom) until further notice.  Please contact our office at with any questions.

Sophia F. Dziegielewski, PhD, LISW-S
Professor, University of Central Florida, School of Social Work

Registration is closed for this workshop.

Up to 18 potential CEUs are available between self-study (15) and live webinar (3). Please contact us with any questions.

This self-study course offers strategies for taking the master’s, advanced generalist, or clinical level of the social work licensure exam. Topics focus directly on preparing for the test and include test taking strategies; assessment, diagnosis, treatment planning and intervention strategy; direct and indirect practice; increasing communication, understanding diversity, professional values, ethics, and policies governing service, practice management, and service delivery.

A thumbdrive with a recording of Dr. D's full 16 hour course and 200-plus page workbook complete with information outlines and sample practice tests will be mailed to you. You will also have the opportunity to join a live, 3-hour online Zoom help session with the instructor exclusively for Brown School registrants on Saturday, May 9th, from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m., (central time zone).

General Admission: $300**

Class size is limited to 100.

**Discounts on workshop admission are offered to the Brown School’s students, alumni, and field instructors. We also offer a discount to full-time graduate students in other programs and to our Washington University faculty/staff colleagues. No other discounts are available. Admission discounts apply automatically in your cart, based on your profile in our registration software.

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