Therapeutic Communication for Health Professionals

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  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2/23/2010
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

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The text teaches students preparing for a medical career effective skills and strategies to communicate with patients and their families. This is especially important when they are faced with health problems, including the issues of death and dying. It includes information on the developmental stages of the human life cycle. Terms, health statistics, medical procedures, and the bibliography have all been updated to reflect current medical practices.

Table of Contents

About the Authors
Brief Content
Table of Contents
Foundations of Counseling and Communication
Body Language and Nonverbal Communication
Basics Skills in Verbal Communication
Foundations for Understanding Human behavior
Basic Psychology
Mental Health and Adaptive Disorders
Death and Dying
Developmental: Early Childhood and Adolescence
Developmental Issues: Senescence
The Role of Counseling in Prevention
Issues for Health Professionals
Interdisciplinary Communication
Professional Ethics
Abuse and Discrimination
Legal Concerns
Multicultural Health Issues
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