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Overview

Applied Psychology in Health Care Care applies the basics of psychology to provide caregivers with an understanding of the mental health of patients and themselves, The text prepares health care workers to effectively communicate and provide superior patient care. Application sections present listening and communication skills for each area of specialization to improve healthcare at all levels.

Donnie J. Wilbanks,

Donnie J. Wilbanks is an experienced practitioner with 11 years of experience in health care education, and has worked in the many facets of counseling and social work; including working as a Juvenile Counselor, Foster Care Specialist, In-Home Family Therapist, and Missouri Family Services Social Worker. Mr. Wilbanks was awarded the Instructor of the Quarter, Outstanding Service Award in 2005 and Instructor of the Year in 2006 from St. Louis College of Health Careers, and has been recognized in Who’s Who in America in 2008 and Who’s Who Among Executives and Professionals in 2008. Donnie Wilbanks has been married 30 years, and has two children.
I. THE PHYSICAL FOUNDATION OF BEHAVIOR
1. Nature Verses Nurture
2. The Nervous System
3. Consciousness
II. THE DEVELOPMENT OF PERSONALITY
1. Personality
2. Cognitive Development
3. Psychological Functioning
4. Personality Development
III. THE ENVIRONMENT
1. Environments
2. Probability
IV. FUNCTION, DYSFUNCTION, AND CHANGE
1. Development
2. Ethnocentrism
3. Function
4. Dysfunction
5. Adjustment
6. Stress
V. RECOGNIZING YOUR OWN BELIEFS
1. Culture
2. Territory
3. Defense
4. Professionalism
VI. BEING A CAREGIVER
1. Cooperation and Caring
2. Moral levels
3. Skills
VII. THE PROFESSIONAL RELATIONSHIP
1. Professionalism
2. Boundaries
3. Regulation
4. Patient’s Rights
5. Provider Responsibilities
6. History
7. Reform
VIII. LOSS AND GRIEF
1. Loss
2. Grief
3. Coping
4. Health
5. The Therapeutic Relationship
IX. CLIENT ISSUES
1. Model of Psychological Function
2. Model of Psychological Dysfunction
3. Mental illness

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  • ISBN-10: 1133478069
  • ISBN-13: 9781133478065
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  • ISBN-10: 1418053481
  • ISBN-13: 9781418053482
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Applied Psychology In Health Care

ISBN: 9781418053482
Applied Psychology in Health Care Care applies the basics of psychology to provide caregivers with an understanding of the mental health of patients and themselves, The text prepares health care workers to effectively communicate and provide superior patient care. Application sections present listening and communication skills for each area of specialization to improve healthcare at all levels.

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Applied Psychology In Health Care

ISBN: 9781418053482
Applied Psychology in Health Care Care applies the basics of psychology to provide caregivers with an understanding of the mental health of patients and themselves, The text prepares health care workers to effectively communicate and provide superior patient care. Application sections present listening and communication skills for each area of specialization to improve healthcare at all levels.