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Find the Learning Style that is Right for You
Each person learns information differently. As you prepare for your exam, it is helpful to identify how you learn and retain information. There are three major learning styles which include auditory, visual, and tactile. This post will explore everything you need to know about the 3 learning styles.

EPPP2: Honing in on Assessment and Intervention
In March 2016, the Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards (ASPPB) announced the plan to develop a second portion to the EPPP in order to assess the practical competency of Psychology candidates. Originally planned to be a mandatory aspect of the EPPP starting in January 2020 for all candidates, in October 2018, the ASPPB rescinded the decision and gave the state boards the opportunity to determine whether they would adopt the updated exam or maintain the current version of the EPPP. States that determine to adopt the updated exam format will start implementation beginning January 2020.

Good Materials to Study for The Social Work Licensure Exam
All professional social workers are capable of passing the social work licensure exam, and yet, not every social worker passes the exam on the first attempt. The licensing exams are designed to be tricky for even the best social workers to pass. In order to pass, social workers need to be prepared for the test itself.

5 Reasons You Should Join an Online Study Group
You can stay in the comfort of your typical study space while reaping the benefits of joining a study group.

How to get the most out of your workshop
Attending a workshop is a great way to improve your clinical skills. Whether the focus of the program is to prepare you for your licensure exam or to learn new study habits, you will want to get the most out of the experience. Here are a few tips that can help you get the most out of your workshop.

The Goldilocks Effect - How Much Studying is
Spending over 400 hours EPPP study materials has shown negative results in exam prep. This group of people not only failed to improve, but were less likely to pass the exam.

Coaches’ Corner Recap: Beating Procrastination
Melissa and Jennifer discuss how to beat procrastination in our biweekly broadcast of Coaches’ Corner.

Coaches’ Corner Recap: Ethics and Crisis Questions
Ethics and crisis questions are not as straight forward as other types of questions. How do you answer them?

Why We Love AATBS Exam Coaches and You Should Too!
If your gym membership included a personal trainer at no additional cost, wouldn’t you utilize it? You have a personal exam coach included in your AATBS package.

Joining or creating a study group is a great way to connect with fellow exam preppers and to build support and confidence for your exam!