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The types of information available from other sources (e.g., agency, employment, medical, psychological, legal, or school records) Methods to obtain sensitive information (e.g., substance abuse, sexual abuse) The principles of active listening and observation The indicators of sexual dysfunction Symptoms of neurologic and organic disorders IIB. ASSESSMENT AND DIAGNOSIS This section of the exam may include questions on the following topics: The factors and processes used in problem formulation Methods of involving clients/client systems in problem identification (e.g., gathering collateral information) The components and function of the mental status examination Methods to incorporate the results of psychological and educational tests into assessment The indicators of psychosocial stress The indicators, dynamics, and impact of exploitation across the lifespan (e.g., financial, immigration status, sexual trafficking) The indicators of traumatic stress and violence Methods used to assess trauma Risk assessment methods The indicators and risk factors of the client's/client system's danger to self and others Methods to assess the client's/client system's strengths, resources, and challenges (e.g., individual, family, group, organization, community) The indicators of motivation, resistance, and readiness to change Methods to assess motivation, resistance, and readiness to change Methods to assess the client’s/client system’s communication skills Methods to assess the client’s/client system’s coping abilities The indicators of the client’s/client system’s strengths and challenges Methods to assess ego strengths The use of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of the American Psychiatric Association The indicators of mental and emotional illness throughout the lifespan Biopsychosocial factors related to mental health Biopsychosocial responses to illness and disability Common psychotropic and non-psychotropic prescriptions and over-the-counter medications and their side effects The indicators of somatization The indicators of feigning illness Basic medical terminology The indicators of behavioral dysfunction
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2017 Analysis of the Practice of Social Work | ASWB E25 Placement options based on assessed level of care Methods to assess organizational functioning (e.g., agency assessments) Data collection and analysis methods IIC. TREATMENT PLANNING This section of the exam may include questions on the following topics: Methods to involve clients/client systems in intervention planning Cultural considerations in the creation of an intervention plan The criteria used in the selection of intervention/treatment modalities (e.g., client/client system abilities, culture, life stage) The components of intervention, treatment, and service plans Theories of trauma-informed care Methods and approaches to trauma-informed care The impact of immigration, refugee, or undocumented status on service delivery Methods to develop, review, and implement crisis plans Discharge, aftercare, and follow-up planning
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