Therapeutic Communication for Health Professionals / Edition 3

Therapeutic Communication for Health Professionals / Edition 3

by Cynthia Adams, Peter Jones, Adams Cynthia
     
 

ISBN-10: 0073402087

ISBN-13: 9780073402086

Pub. Date: 02/23/2010

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

Interpersonal Skills and Health Professional Issues, third edition, prepares students for effective communication in a health professional role. The text provides the skills and strategies needed for health professionals to engage and better motivate patients. The text offers an ideal model for nonverbal communication and emphasizes how to read the “unspoken

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Interpersonal Skills and Health Professional Issues, third edition, prepares students for effective communication in a health professional role. The text provides the skills and strategies needed for health professionals to engage and better motivate patients. The text offers an ideal model for nonverbal communication and emphasizes how to read the “unspoken message”. Interpersonal Skills and Health Professional Issues is unique in its comprehensiveness, covering the communications and emotional experiences of the patient world and a framework for multicultural understanding. Case studies and exercises enhance the textbook experience, providing readers with a deeper understanding of how to reach patients and their families.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073402086
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
02/23/2010
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
368
Sales rank:
898,201
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

About the Authors
Foreword
Brief Content
Table of Contents
Preface
Acknowledgements

PART 1Foundations of Counseling and Communication

Chapter 1Body Language and Nonverbal Communication
Chapter 2Basics Skills in Verbal Communication
PART 2Foundations for Understanding Human
Behavior
Chapter 3Basic Psychology
Chapter 4 Mental Health and Adaptive Disorders
Chapter 5 Death and Dying
Chapter 6 Developmental: Early Childhood and Adolescence
Chapter 7 Developmental Issues: Senescence
Chapter 8 Addiction
Chapter 9 The Role of Counseling in Prevention
PART 3Issues for Health Professionals

Chapter 10Interdisciplinary Communication
Chapter 11Professional Ethics
Chapter 12Abuse and Discrimination
Chapter 13Legal Concerns
Chapter 14Multicultural Health Issues
Glossary
Index

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