Monday, May 22, 2017

Social Work Exam Quiz: Name that Notable

It's a good day for a social work licensing exam content quiz. How do we know? Because it's always a good day for some exam content work. Quick quizzes like these test your content knowledge from another angle (not the usual practice test approach) and help limber you up for the big marathon that is the ASWB exam.


Name that psych-slash-social work luminary. (Descriptions clipped from Wikipedia.)

1. Known as the mother of social work, was a pioneer American settlement activist/reformer, social worker, public philosopher, sociologist, author, and leader in women's suffrage and world peace.

2. Notable for his interest in child development and for his pioneering work in attachment theory.

3. Developed therapeutic techniques such as the use of free association and discovered transference, establishing its central role in the analytic process.

4. Developed structural family therapy, which addresses problems within a family by charting the relationships between family members, or between subsets of family.

5. An American author and social worker, known especially for her approach to family therapy and her work with family reconstruction.

6. He is regarded as the father of cognitive therapy. He also developed self-report measures of depression and anxiety, notably the ________ ________ ________(BDI).

What do you say? Answers in comments!

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    1. Jane Addams

    2. John Bowlby

    3. Sigmund Freud

    4. Salvador Minuchin

    5. Virginia Satir

    6. Aaron Beck; Beck Depression Inventory