Handbook of Teaching for Physical Therapists

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  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1997-04-01
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science Health Science div
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This book is aimed at stimulating the growth of the physical therapist's teaching skills. By presenting theoretical concepts and related practical applications, this book helps the physical therapist to improve his/her understanding and skill in educational processes. The book encompasses many types of teaching situations, such as lecturing, laboratory instruction, and guided seminars, teaching in clinical settings, working with patients and families, delivering inservices to colleagues, and participating in community health endeavors.

Table of Contents

Contributing Authors vii(4)
Foreword I xi(2)
Elizabeth Domholdt
Foreword II xiii(4)
Joseph P. H. Black
Preface xvii(4)
Introduction xxi
Katherine F. Shepard
Gail M. Jensen
1 Curriculum Design for Physical Therapy Educational Programs
Katherine F. Shepard
Gail M. Jensen
2 Preparation for Teaching in Academic Settings
Katherine F. Shepard
Gail M. Jensen
3 Techniques for Teaching in Academic Settings
Gail M. Jensen
Katherine F. Shepard
4 Preparation for Teaching in Clinical Settings
Jody Gandy
5 Techniques for Teaching in Clinical Settings
Karen A. Paschal
6 Postprofessional Clinical Residency Education
Carol Jo Tichenor
Jeanne M. Davidson
7 Perceptions of Physical Therapists Toward patient Education
Lisa Chase
JulieAnn Elkins
Janet L. Readinger
Katherine F. Shepard
8 Understanding Patient Receptivity to Change: Teaching for Treatment Adherence
Gail M. Jensen
Christopher Lorish
Katherine F. Shepard
9 Teaching Psychomotor Skills
Diane E. Nicholson
10 Designing Educational Interventions for Patients and Families
Maureen T. Nemshick
11 Community Health Education: Planning for Change
Christopher Lorish
12 Physical Therapy for the Future: One More Word
Geneva Richard Johnson
APPENDIX A Cooperative Group Training Exercise: Broken Circles 387(3)
APPENDIX B Cooperative Group Training Exercise: Esptein's Four-Stage Rocket 390(3)
APPENDIX C Theories of Motor Learning 393(4)
Index 397

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