Social Work & Health Care – Health And Nursing

Social Work & Health Care – Health And Nursing

This quiz is about social work and health care – Health And Nursing.


Social workers assist people by helping in different ways. Which of the following is an example of a way they help others?

Helping people who are facing disabiity

All of these are correct – correct

None of these are correct

Helping them cope or solve issues with family and dealing with relationships

Helping those with substance abuse problems


What is the most common entry-level degree necessary for social workers?

Doctoral Degree

None of these are correct

Associate Degree

Master’s Degree

Bachelor’s degree – correct


True or False? As distinguished from psychiatry, which is a branch of medicine, psychology is a nonmedical science.

True – correct

False


Substance abuse counselors are also called addiction counselors.

True – correct

False


True or False?  CEO Dr. Todd Blum does not typically look to hire people smarter than himself.

True

False – correct


Which health professional uses rehabilitative exercises, reconditioning, and physical education to treat patients who have problems moving in any way?

Primary care sports medicine physicians

All of these are correct

Athletic Trainers

Kinesiotherapists – correct


True or False? A high school diploma is the minimum educational requirement for social and human service assistants, but employers often seek individuals with relevant work experience or education beyond high school.

True – correct

False


True or False? The National Board of Certifying Occupational Therapy certifies occupational therapy assistants through a national certifying exam. Those who pass the test are awarded the title Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA).

True – correct

False


Applicants to occupational therapy assistant programs can improve their chances of admission by doing which of the following?

Volunteering in nursing care facilities

Taking high school courses in biology and health

All of these are correct – correct

Volunteering in occupational therapy offices


True or False? Typical entry-level education for occupational therapy assistants is an Association Degree; in contrast, occupational therapy aides usually need a Bachelor’s Degree. 

True

False – correct


True or False? The level of education completed often determines job responsibilities. Those with a high school diploma are likely to do lower level work, such as helping clients fill out paperwork. However, assistants with some college education may coordinate program activities or manage a group home.

True – correct

False


According to Kelly Terry, DPT, you should rely on which strategy to maximize your chances of acceptance in PT schools:

Apply close to the deadline

Take biology as an undergraduate student

Visit the schools

Only apply to schools near your home


Speech-language pathologists perform which of the following job duties?

Treat and help prevent communication disorders

Diagnose language disorders

All of these are correct – correct

Assess and treat swallowing disorders


A speech disorder can be any of the following except:

Difficulty producing speech sounds

Controlling voice projection

All of these are correct

Difficulty maintaining speech rhythm

People who speak a different language – correct


True of False? Licensing is required to practice as a physical therapist aide.

True

False – correct


True or False? Employment of athletic trainers is projected to grow 21% from 2014 to 2024., much faster than the average for all occupations, because of their role in preventing injuries and reducing health care costs.

True – correct

False


True or false? in 2015, the Athletic Trainers Strategic Alliance made the decision to require a master’s degree for all entry-level athletic trainers.

True – correct

False


True or False? A doctoral degree from a program accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation is the requirement for licensure for entry-level audiologists.

True – correct

False


The field of psychology offers a number of specializations. These include which of the following?

School and social psychology

All of these are correct – correct

Clincial psychology

Rehabilitation psychology

Engineering psychology


Physical therapists may engage in professional activities such as which of the following?

Research

Education

All of these are correct – correct

Administration

Consultation


True or False? Orthotists and prosthetists do not require a degree or certification before beginning work in the field.

True

False – correct


Prior to 2015, what was the minimum requirement for athletic trainers?

High School Diploma

Bachelor’s degree – correct

Master’s Degree

None of these are correct

Associate Degree


Psychology is best defined by which of the following?

A study of the bones and muscles and how they interact

A scientific approach to identifying the areas of the brain and their functions

An introductory field to becoming a brain surgeon

A scientific approach to gathering, quantifying, analyzing, and interpreting data on why people act as they do – correct


True of False? Athletic trainers that work in a sports setting typically have schedules that are more flexible and they need to work fewer hours overall.

True

False – correct


True or False? In clinical, counseling and school psychology, the requirements for the doctoral degree include an internship of at least 5 years.

True

False – correct


Social workers may be employed in a variety of settings, including which of the following?

Child welfare agencies

Hospitals

All of these are correct – correct

Colleges and universities


Which of the following professional roles focuses on improving athletic performance or treating muscle or bone injuries?

All of these are correct

Kinesiotherapists

Primary care sports medicine physicians

Athletic Trainers

Clinical exercise physiologists


Which of the following statements about occupational therapists is not true?

They prescribe medications to help patients deal with disabilities – correct

All of these are true

They help patients cope with physical and emotional effects of disability

They use a variety of techniques designed to help patients deal with disabilities

They treat people with mental, physical, developmental, or emotional disabilities


Physical therapists treat a variety of patients with different types of problems. Their patients may include which of the following?

All of these are correct – correct

People with heart disease

Accident victims

People with back pain

Persons with head injuries


Which of the statements below best describes the field of mental health professionals?

None of these are correct

Working with patients to increase mobility after an injury

Working with patients to enhance their ability to perform ADLs after an accident or injury

Working with patients to prevent, diagnose, and treat mental disorders – correct


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