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1

Describe evidenced based practices

Helps SW to consider the most promising ways to intervene in given situations

2

What are the steps of EBP?

1. Identify problem
2. Develop question
3. Search for info
4. Choose intervention
5. Rely on experience
6. Decide how to evaluate
7. Review data

3

Steps of Research

1. Problem formulation
2. Study design
3. Methodology
4. Data collection
5. analysis of results
6. results

4

What is an independent variable?

explanatory variable that cause the dependent variable to change

5

What is an dependent variable?

response variable; responds to independent variable

6

Describe a probability sample

participants randomly selected every individual considered for the study has equal opportunity to be included

7

Describe a Non probability sample

whoever is available and willing to participate (snowball sample)

8

What is internal validity?

Confidence with which we can say that a relationship exists between variables

9

What is external validity?

how valid the results are for other populations (generalizability)

10

Name 4 ethical issues in research

1. informed consent
2. voluntary participation
3. confidentiality
4. do no harm

11

T or F in crisis you do not delay tx in order to obtain baseline data

True

12

T or F correlation implies association not causation

True