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This Second Edition of Lippincott Williams & Wilkins' Student Success for Health Professionals Made Incredibly Easyhas 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!
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
Chapter 2: Managing Your Time
Organizing for Classes
Getting Organized on Campus
Organizing Your Time
Chapter 3: Maintaining Your Health and Well Being
Stressed? Who's Stressed?
A Healthy Body Means a Happier You
Have a Life!
Financial Well Being
Chapter 4: Interacting with Others
Getting to Know Your Instructors
Participating in Class
Networking with Other Students
Academic Advisors and Counselors
Part Two: Sharpening Your Skills
Chapter 5: Making the Most of Your Learning Style
What's Your Style
Critical Thinking and Learning
Chapter 6: Listening, Taking Notes, and Reading
Learning in the Classroom
Chapter 7: Communication Skills
Writing for Classes
Researching for Writing or Presentations
Chapter 8: Study Skills
What Are You Going to Study?
Getting Organized to Study
More Resources for Studying
Study Skills for Math and Science
Chapter 9: Test-Taking Skills
Health and Stress Management
Preparing and Planning Ahead
Succeeding on Math Tests
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
Chapter 12: Succeeding in Your Future
Building on Your Accomplishments
Carrying Your New Skills Into the Future
Getting Your First Professional Job
A Parting Word