Health Counseling: A Microskills Approach for Counselors, Educators, and School Nurses, Second Edition teaches the basic skills of health counseling to non-professionally trained counselors. Merging theory and practice with specific applications to common health problems, this reader-friendly text provides a sound theoretical framework for the practice of health counseling and allows students to practice, review, and apply the information presented. The text follows Iveyas Microskills Model, which breaks counseling down into discrete skills that can be mastered individually and then applied collectively. Healthy People Objectives throughout the chapters link the content with the nation's leading health problems.Working with clients who have chlamydia poses some interesting problems because they are often asymptomatic and their infections are discovered through screening tests. ... Marissa was recently diagnosed with chlamydia and told Cindy that she might have it and needs to get examined and treated. ... Do so while you are still standing and immediately following your handshake and selfidentification.
|Title||:||Health Counseling: A Microskills Approach for Counselors, Educators, and School Nurses|
|Author||:||Richard Blonna, Janice Loschiavo, Dan Watter|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Publishers - 2011-01-28|