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Author Davis, Carol M.

Title Patient practitioner interaction : an experiential manual for developing the art of health care / Carol M. Davis
Edition Fourth edition
Published Thorofare, NJ : SLACK Incorporated, 2006


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 WATERFT HEALTH  610.696 Dav/Ppi 2006  AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 288 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents Basic awareness of self -- Family history -- Values as determinants of behavior -- Identifying and resolving moral dilemmas -- The nature of effective helping: empathy and sympathy vs pity -- Effective communication: problem identification and helpful responses -- Assertiveness skills and conflict resolution -- Communicating to establish rapport and reduce negativity using neurolinguistic psychology -- Communicating with cultural sensitivity -- The helping interview -- Health behavior and effective patient education -- Communicating with persons who have disabilities -- Sexuality and disability: effective communication -- Communicating with the dying and their families -- Stress management
Summary This text offers students and professionals a chance to explore self-awareness and how their communication patterns and values were originally developed. This practical and user-friendly resource encourages the use of reflection and problem solving skills to achieve professional maturation and explains how the nature of their own decisions and values affects their attitudes and actions toward others
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Helping behavior.
Physical therapist and patient.
Allied health personnel and patient.
Professional socialization.
Physical Therapy Modalities.
Burnout, Professional -- prevention & control.
Helping Behavior.
Professional-Patient Relations.
LC no. 2005022063
ISBN 9781556427206 softcover
1556427204 softcover