Lippincott Williams & Wilkins' Student Success for Health Professionals Made Incredibly Easy / Edition 2

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Overview


This Second Edition of Lippincott Williams & Wilkins' Student Success for Health Professionals Made Incredibly Easy has been revised and updated with a more user-friendly organization and design, but retains the health professions focus, the concise and approachable narrative, the fun features and art, and the self-paced online course of the first edition. It is still the first and only student success text designed specifically for health professions students and programs!
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781609137847
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Publication date: 3/11/2011
  • Edition description: Second
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 326
  • Sales rank: 799,855
  • Product dimensions: 7.40 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Table of Contents


Part One: Principles of Student Success
Chapter 1: Focusing on Success
    Why You're Here
    Obstacles You May Face
    Ingredients for Success: Attitude and Motivation
    Setting Goals
    Academic Character
Chapter 2: Managing Your Time
    Organizing for Classes
    Getting Organized on Campus
    Organizing Your Time
    Priorities
    Procrastination Pitfalls
Chapter 3: Maintaining Your Health and Well Being
    Stressed? Who's Stressed?
    A Healthy Body Means a Happier You
    Have a Life!
    Staying Safe
    Financial Well Being
Chapter 4: Interacting with Others
    Getting to Know Your Instructors
    Participating in Class
    Networking with Other Students
    Academic Advisors and Counselors
    Campus Life
    Diversity

Part Two: Sharpening Your Skills
Chapter 5: Making the Most of Your Learning Style
    Learning Styles
    What's Your Style
    Critical Thinking and Learning
Chapter 6: Listening, Taking Notes, and Reading
    Listening Skills
    Learning in the Classroom 
    Effective Note-Taking
    Academic Reading
Chapter 7: Communication Skills
    Speaking
    Writing for Classes
    Researching for Writing or Presentations
    Group Projects
    Computer Communication
Chapter 8: Study Skills
    What Are You Going to Study?
    Getting Organized to Study
    Studying 101
    Study Groups
    More Resources for Studying
    Study Skills for Math and Science
Chapter 9: Test-Taking Skills
    Health and Stress Management
    Test Anxiety
    Preparing and Planning Ahead
    Test-Taking Strategies
    Succeeding on Math Tests
    Calculating Grades
    Certification and Licensure Examns

Part Three: Entering a Health Profession
Chapter 10: Preparing for Your Career Path
    The Health Professions
    Exploring Majors for Health Care Careers
    Personal and Professional Traits and Skills
Chapter 11: Clinical Rotations
    Welcome to the Real World of Health Care!
    Personal and Professional Codes of Ethics
    Planning Ahead
Chapter 12: Succeeding in Your Future
    Building on Your Accomplishments
    Meeting Challenges
    Go-o-o-al!
    Carrying Your New Skills Into the Future
    Getting Your First Professional Job
    A Parting Word

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