Counselling Skills for Nurses / Edition 4

Counselling Skills for Nurses / Edition 4

by Verena Tschudin, Tschudin
     
 

Fully examines the practical nature of counseling, concentrating in particular on the sensitive nature of caring. Topics covered include support systems, the bearing of ethical issues on nursing practice, and the special skills required to give appropriate advice in the case of bereavement. The book's theoretical underpinning is the author's "Four Question

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Fully examines the practical nature of counseling, concentrating in particular on the sensitive nature of caring. Topics covered include support systems, the bearing of ethical issues on nursing practice, and the special skills required to give appropriate advice in the case of bereavement. The book's theoretical underpinning is the author's "Four Question Model": What is happening? What is the meaning of it? What is your goal? and How are you going to do it?

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780702019722
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
10/16/1995
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Ch. 1Awareness1
Ch. 2Support systems13
Ch. 3Counselling and counselling skills30
Ch. 4Models for counselling38
Ch. 5The Four Questions56
Ch. 6The components of helping68
Ch. 7Helping skills: attending92
Ch. 8Counselling skills: assessing104
Ch. 9Counselling skills: challenging123
Ch. 10Client skills: goal setting138
Ch. 11Ending the relationship151
Ch. 12Specific issues158
Ch. 13Specific situations165
Ch. 14Ethical issues176
Ch. 15Resources191
Postscript196
Bibliography197
Index204

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