Psychosocial Aspects of Healthcare

Psychosocial Aspects of Healthcare

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This timely text offers comprehensive, integrated coverage of psychosocial topics involving clients, families, and other caregivers affected by pathology, impairment, functional limitation, and/or disability. To engage students and promote insight, PSYCHOSOCIAL ASPECTS OF HEALTHCARE, 3/e relies on real-life student journal entries from multiple disciplines. A current, evidence-based, extensive literature review forms the core of the text, connecting theory to practice. Reflective Questions and Case Studies after each chapter stimulate awareness and promote dialogue; relevant clinical examples and tables are presented throughout. This edition's updates include broader coverage of multicultural issues, spirituality, and chronic conditions; a new chapter on abuse and neglect; thorough coverage of PTSD; improved organization; and a new Online Manual containing extensive readings and more

Product details

  • Paperback | 360 pages
  • 175.26 x 228.6 x 22.86mm | 498.95g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Prentice Hall
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • 0131392182
  • 9780131392182
  • 392,507

Table of contents

1. Foundations 2. Recognizing Attitudes, Beliefs, and Values 3. Multicultural Perspectives 4. Spirituality PART II. Making Connections 5. Communication 6. Motivation, Adherence, and Collaborative Treatment Planning PART III. Loss/Grief, Coping, and Family 7. Loss and Grief 8. Coping 9. Understanding Family Needs, Roles, and Responsibilities PART IV. Transitions Across the Lifespan 10. Disability 11. Chronic Conditions 12. Sexuality PART V. Conditions that Challenge Care 13. Psychiatric Disorders 14. Self-Destructive Behaviors 15. Abuse and Neglectshow more

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