Applying Emotional Intelligence: A Practitioner's Guide

Applying Emotional Intelligence: A Practitioner's Guide

by Joseph Ciarrochi
     
 

The explosion of research on emotional intelligence (EI) in the past decade has provided increasing evidence that EI can be measured reliably and can be useful in predicting important outcomes, such as managerial effectiveness and relationship quality. Naturally, people are now asking "So, how does one use EI?" Applying Emotional Intelligence collects the most… See more details below

Overview

The explosion of research on emotional intelligence (EI) in the past decade has provided increasing evidence that EI can be measured reliably and can be useful in predicting important outcomes, such as managerial effectiveness and relationship quality. Naturally, people are now asking "So, how does one use EI?" Applying Emotional Intelligence collects the most important programs focused on that idea and inquires of their originators: What do you do?; Why do you do it?; and What is the evidence for your approach?

Four clear chapters-written by the program developers themselves-present authoritative descriptions of key training programs in the area, including specific activities and exercises used to influence emotional knowledge and social effectiveness. Other chapters compare the programs and discuss personality change. Applying Emotional Intelligence is a "must-read" for anyone interested in EI and its application. This book will be of interest to a wide variety of practitioners, as well as to researchers conducting EI intervention research, and including those interested in developing EI in organizations, health areas, clinical populations, and school-age settings. Finally, the book is designed to be relevant to the reader's own life, encouraging the reader to consider how the programs and exercises might impact his or her personality.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781841694610
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/01/2006
Pages:
184
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)

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Table of Contents


About the Editors     vii
List of Contributors     viii
List of Figures     ix
List of Tables     xi
Introduction   Joseph Ciarrochi   John D. Mayer     xii
Emotional Intelligence in the Classroom: Skill-Based Training for Teachers and Students   Marc A. Brackett   Nicole A. Katulak     1
Developing Emotional Intelligence Competencies   Richard E. Boyatzis     28
A Theory-Based, Practical Approach to Emotional Intelligence Training: Ten Ways to Increase Emotional Skills   Susan A. Kornacki   David R. Caruso     53
Improving Emotional Intelligence: A Guide to Mindfulness-Based Emotional Intelligence Training   Joseph Ciarrochi   John Blackledge   Linda Bilich   Virginia Bayliss     89
Personality Function and Personality Change   John D. Mayer     125
The Key Ingredients of Emotional Intelligence Interventions: Similarities and Differences   Joseph Ciarrochi   John D. Mayer     144
Author Index     157
Subject Index     163

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