Motivational Interviewing in Nursing Practice: Empowering the Patient is a guide to learning Motivational Interviewing, a set of skills that utilizes therapeutic communication to promote behavior change. This text provides unique tools for nurses to implement and help patients take responsibility in their own health care, make informed decisions and provide guidance toward healthy behavior change, leading to improved health of our communities and country. This unique reference contains diagrams, tables, and case studies throughout to offer a better understanding of how to utilize the skills in daily practice. Clear objectives are at the beginning of each chapter and key points to remember are included at the end of each chapter. The skills learned will help nurses to accomplish the many healthcare goals and empower their patients through communication.... 89f Diabetes, 110 case studies, 119a121, 148a150, 152a154, 245a247 Healthy People 2010 focus areas, 112 Healthy People 2010 objectives, 235a236 management of, 122f, 123, 235a236 self-management of, 110a111, 111f, 112a 113, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Motivational Interviewing in Nursing Practice|
|Author||:||Michelle A. Dart|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Learning - 2010-10-22|