LMSW Licensing Exam

Information Regrding Individual Practice In Social Work
 
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Psychodynamic Theory What are the Psychodynamic Theory based SW Approaches?
Psychosocial Problem Solving Crisis Intervention, Task Centered Planned short-term treatment
Psychosocial theory base (5 items)
Psychoanalytic Theory Ego-Psychology/Psychoanalytic Social Science Social sciences Biological...
Psychoanalytic theory greatest influence was:
SIgmund Freud
Ego-Psychology is based with what specific focus:
Ego functions & adaptation Defendse mechansims (Anna  Freud) Adaptation to an average...
Psychosocial assumptions about human behavior:
*Indivduals seen within context of their enviornment, interacting with family, other sociasl...
Psychosocial motivations for change:
 *Disequilibrium evokes anxiety and releases energy to change * Conscious & unconscious...
Psychosocial vechiles for change:
* Developent of insight & resolution of emotional conflicts lead to possibility of behavioral...
Psychosocial Role of Relationship:
*Conscious use of relationship can stimulate change *Corrective emotional experience *Client...
Psychosocial Assessment:
*Dynamic understanding: how do different  apects of a client's personality &...
Psychosocial: Treatment Planning
*Key characteristic is the development of a unique plan based on the clients situation *Clients...
Psychosocial Phases of treatment:  
*engagement/assessment *contracting/goal *ongoing treatment/intervention *termination
Engagement and Asssessment:
*Transition from applicant to client *Enhancing motivation *Eealing with initial resistance *Establishing...
Contracting/goal setting:  
*Mutual understanding betwn. client and worker about goals, treatment process, the nature of...
Ongoing treatment/interventions
*Work to alleviate agreed upon problems *Major focus is on currrent functioning and conscious...
Termination
*Potential for growth, recap of major themes of treatment *Experience feelings about ending...
Treatmen tskills/Technique
*Sustainment: partialization, universalization, support, direct influence, ventilation, drscription...
Social workers associated with Psychosocial approach:
Mary RIchmond Gordon Hamilton Florence Hollis, Frances Turner, Mary Woods
Problem-solving Approach Problem-solving appriach is derived from:
Psychosocial and functional approaches
Theory base:
Psychodynamic in it;s psychological theory base with major influence from Ego psych Erickson...
Assumptions about Human Behavior
Individuals: *are involded in life-long problem solving and adaptation
motivation for change:
* Diseqilibrium betw what is and what the client wants *Consciuos desire for change *Positive...
Vechiles for change:
8Imporved skills in problem resolution *Gratification, encouragement, and support *Repetition...
Role of relationship:
*Sipportive SW relationship to motivaet problem solving *SW guides client thru process  
Assessment:
FOcus problem idnetification andperson/enviornment *Assess motivtion, capacity and opportunity ...
Treatment Planning:
Psychosocial:based on assessment of the problem and clients (MCO) *Functional: based ion the...
Treatment skills/Techniques:
The four P's: A Person had a Problem, comes to a Place for help...
Crisis Intervention Theory base:
*Psychodynamic, especially ego psychology (Freud, Erickson, Hartmen) and Lindemann's work on...
Assumptions about behavior:
* People naturally preveil over regression * Stress in crisis creates disequilibrium and anxiety...
Motivation for change:
*Disequalibrium brought on by stressful event etc. *Energy from anxiety *Supportive relationship
Vechile for change:
*Reorganizationof coping skills *Growth occuring as the ego develops more coping skills and...
Role of relationship:
*client can develop ntense attachment *SW role baed on expertise and is authortative and directive *Clent...
Assessment:
*Explore stress producing situation or event and the clients reponse *Chara. signs &phases,...
Phases of tratment:
*Identify events that precipitated crisis *Promote awareness of cog. and emotional impact...

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