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Author's School

Brown School

Author's Department/Program

Social Work


English (en)

Date of Award


Degree Type

Restricted Access Dissertation

Degree Name

Doctor of Social Work (DSW)


This study proposed to determine (1) whether there existed behaviors or performances, termed indices of competence, judged by supervisors to be essential to evaluate the post-master's degree performance of social caseworkers, and if so, (2) whether such indices differentiated the skill level of the probationer, junior worker, senior worker, worker ready to supervise, or worker ready to practice without supervision.


Permanent URL: Print version available in library catalog at Call #: LD5791.8 DSW62 C762.

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