PSYCHOSOCIAL ASPECTS OF HEALTH CARE

Author: Meredith Drench, PT, PhD, Ann Noonan, PT, EdD, Nancy Sharby, PT, DPT, MS, Susan Ventura, PT, MEd, PhD
Affiliation: Adaptive Health Associates
Publisher: Pearson Health Science
Publication Date: 2012
ISBN 10: 0131392182
ISBN 13: 9780131392182
Edition: 3rd

Description:

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 readers 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.

Table of Contents

Front Matter

  • ABOUT
  • Notice
  • DEDICATION
  • PREFACE
  • ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
  • REVIEWERS

PART I Knowing Self/Knowing Others

    Foundations

    • CLIENT–PROFESSIONAL RELATIONSHIPS
    • HEALTH CARE ETHICS
    • CREATING INVITING ENVIRONMENTS OF CARE
    • Summary
    • Reflective Questions
    • Case Study
    • References

    Recognizing Attitudes, Beliefs, and Values

    • UNDERSTANDING VALUES
    • ATTITUDES, STIGMA, AND PREJUDICE IN HEALTH CARE DELIVERY
    • CROSS-PROFESSIONAL VALUES AND BIASES: EFFECTS ON TEAMWORK AND CLIENT OUTCOMES
    • Summary
    • Reflective Questions
    • Case Study
    • References

    Multicultural Perspectives

    • RACE, ETHNICITY, AND CULTURE
    • ACCULTURATION, ASSIMILATION, AND BICULTURALISM
    • ETHNOCENTRISM
    • WORLDVIEW
    • HEALTH BELIEFS AND PRACTICES
    • THE CULTURE OF MEDICINE
    • CREATING SOLUTIONS FOR CULTURALLY COMPETENT PRACTICES
    • Summary
    • Reflective Questions
    • Case Study
    • References

    Spirituality

    • THE CONTROVERSY
    • THE EVIDENCE
    • CONNECTIONS OF THE MIND, BODY, AND SPIRIT
    • CLINICAL APPLICATIONS
    • Summary
    • Reflective Questions
    • Case Study
    • References

PART II Making Connections

    Communication

    • ELEMENTS OF EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION
    • DEVELOPING CLIENT–PRACTITIONER RAPPORT
    • MINDFULNESS: BEING PRESENT IN THE MOMENT
    • VERBAL COMMUNICATION
    • NONVERBAL COMMUNICATION
    • WRITTEN COMMUNICATION
    • USING HUMOR TO COMMUNICATE
    • BARRIERS TO EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION
    • CONFLICT
    • THE CLIENT INTERVIEW
    • Summary
    • Reflective Questions
    • Case Study
    • References

    Motivation, Adherence, and Collaborative Treatment Planning

    • FACTORS AFFECTING MOTIVATION AND ADHERENCE
    • BARRIERS TO ADHERENCE
    • ROLE OF HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS IN PROMOTING MOTIVATION AND ADHERENCE
    • STRATEGIES TO ENHANCE MOTIVATION AND ADHERENCE
    • COLLABORATION
    • BARRIERS TO COLLABORATION
    • STRATEGIES FOR IMPROVING COLLABORATION
    • Summary
    • Reflective Questions
    • Case Study
    • References

PART III Loss/Grief, Coping, and Family

    Loss and Grief

    • UNDERSTANDING LOSS
    • LOSS FOR THE PERSONAL CAREGIVER
    • LOSS FOR THE HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONAL
    • UNDERSTANDING GRIEF
    • GRIEVING BEHAVIOR
    • CONCEPTUAL MODELS OF GRIEVING
    • GRIEF OUTCOMES
    • CHRONIC SORROW
    • Summary
    • Reflective Questions
    • Case Study
    • References

    Coping

    • COPING BEHAVIOR
    • PSYCHOSOCIAL ADAPTATION STRATEGIES
    • IMPLICATIONS FOR HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS
    • Summary
    • Reflective Questions
    • Case Study
    • References

    Understanding Family Needs, Roles, and Responsibilities

    • FAMILY SYSTEMS
    • CAREGIVER NEEDS
    • DEVELOPING CAREGIVER SKILLS
    • ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES WITHIN THE FAMILY SYSTEM
    • CAREGIVER BURDEN
    • CARING FOR THE CAREGIVER
    • RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN PROFESSIONAL AND FAMILY CAREGIVERS
    • Summary
    • Reflective Questions
    • Case Study
    • References

PART IV Transitions Across the Lifespan

    Disability

    • THE SOCIAL CONTEXT OF DISABILITY
    • DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES
    • SUDDEN-ONSET DISABILITY
    • AGE-RELATED DISABILITY
    • HEALTH DISPARITIES
    • Summary
    • Reflective Questions
    • Case Study
    • References

    Chronic Conditions

    • DISEASE VERSUS ILLNESS
    • CHRONIC CONDITIONS
    • EFFECT OF CHRONIC CONDITIONS ON BODY IMAGE AND SELF-CONCEPT
    • CHRONIC PAIN
    • THERAPEUTIC INTERVENTIONS
    • Summary
    • Reflective Questions
    • Case Study
    • References

    Sexuality

    • SEXUAL DEVELOPMENT
    • CLINICAL INTERVENTIONS
    • Summary
    • Reflective Questions
    • Case Study
    • References

PART V Conditions That Challenge Care

    Psychiatric Disorders

    • CAUSES
    • BURDEN OF ILLNESS
    • DEPRESSION
    • BIPOLAR SPECTRUM DISORDER
    • ANXIETY DISORDERS
    • IMPLICATIONS FOR HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS
    • EXERCISE AS AN INTERVENTION FOR MENTAL ILLNESS
    • Summary
    • Reflective Questions
    • Case Study
    • References

    Self-Destructive Behaviors

    • SUBSTANCE USE DISORDERS
    • EATING DISORDERS
    • SELF-INJURIOUS BEHAVIOR
    • SUICIDE
    • Summary
    • Reflective Questions
    • Case Study
    • References

    Abuse and Neglect

    • THE FACES OF ABUSE
    • CATEGORIES OF ABUSE
    • STRATEGIES FOR HEALTH PROFESSIONALS
    • Summary
    • Reflective Questions
    • Case Study
    • References
    • Additional Resources