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Essential Skills in Family Therapy: From the First Interview to Termination, 2nd Edition Readable and concise yet immensely informative, this bestselling text prepares students and new therapists to work confidently and effectively in real-world clinical practice with families. The authors offer wise and compassionate guidance on everything from intake and assessment to treatment planning, the nuts and bolts of specific interventions, the nuances of establishing therapeutic relationships, and how to troubleshoot when treatment gets “stuck.” They help the novice clinician n…

Essential Skills in Clinical Medicine…an easy-to-read handbook designed to help students just beginning their clinical training…examines hospitals and ambulatory care settings, how to prepare notes and orders, where and how to find information, and the diagnostic process….

Essential Skills in Family Therapy: From the First Interview to TerminationDesigned throughout to meet the developmental needs of the beginning family therapist, this handbook provides readers with the basic skills and tools necessary to become empathic, confident, and successful practitioners in today’s rapidly changing field of family therapy. From initial client intake to the nuts-and-bolts of the interview, assessment, diagnosis, goal setting, treatment planning, intervention techniques, troubleshooting, and termination, the book translates current research finding…

Medicine for the Outdoors: The Essential Guide to First Aid and Medical Emergencies, 6eSince 1986, Medicine for the Outdoors has been hailed as the definitive take-along manual on the subject. Packed with step-by-step instructions and how-to explanations, this updated edition tells you the best way to respond to just about any medical problem. Logically organized, simple-to-understand enhanced illustrations and an increased focus on new topics mean this medical reference book may literally save your life. Whether you’re venturing into mountains, deserts, forests, or out to sea, …

Essentials Of Human DiseaseDesigned for shorter, less comprehensive human disease courses, Essentials of Human Disease covers the vital structural and functional characteristics of common and important diseases, as well as the principles of diagnosis and treatment. This book is organized into two main sections. The first section discusses general concepts and diseases affecting the body as a whole. The second section considers the various organ systems and their specific diseases….

Essential Assessment Skills for Couple and Family Therapists (Guilford Family Therapy (Hardcover)) Showing how to weave assessment into all phases of therapy, this indispensable text and practitioner guide is reader friendly, straightforward, and practical. Specific strategies are provided for evaluating a wide range of clinical issues and concerns in adults, children and adolescents, families, and couples. The authors demonstrate ways to use interviewing and other techniques to understand both individual and relationship functioning, develop sound treatment plans, and monitor progress. Han…

Essentials of Human Diseases and Conditions, 5ePrepare for the changing healthcare field with current disease pathology information and ICD-10-CM codes for more than 500 commonly encountered conditions with Essentials of Human Diseases and Conditions, 5th Edition. Consistently organized and easy to read, this portable, practical reference provides the comprehensive disease information you need to successfully perform common clinical and administrative medical assisting responsibilities you’ll encounter in the physician’s office, including te…

Cognitive Behavioural Coaching in Practice: An Evidence Based Approach (Essential Coaching Skills and Knowledge)Cognitive Behavioural Coaching in Practice explores various aspects of coaching from within a cognitive behavioural framework. Michael Neenan and Stephen Palmer bring together experts in the field to discuss topics including: procrastination stress performance self-esteem perfectionism goal selection socratic questioning. This highly practical book is illustrated throughout with lengthy coach–coachee dialogues that include a commentary of the aims of the coach during the session. It will b…

Caring for People with Challenging Behaviors: Essential Skills and Successful Strategies in Long-Term CareLearn to prevent, reduce, or eliminate disruptive behaviors at your long-term care facility with the practical strategies in this book.Nearly 80% of long-term care residents exhibit some level of challenging behavioral expressions stemming from a wide range of factors including depression, personal distress, declining physical function, or dementia. A 2015 National Mature Media award winner, this resource for professional and home-based caregivers provides easy-to-understand and powerfully effec…

Advanced Play Therapy: Essential Conditions, Knowledge, and Skills for Child PracticeCurrent play therapy resources offer details on how to conduct play therapy, but are limited in addressing the challenges that develop when therapists conduct play therapy with real-life clients. Using the Child-Centered Play Therapy Approach, Ray has written the first book to address these complex play therapy subjects. Topics covered include: integrating field knowledge of play, development, and theory into the advanced play therapist’s knowledge base; working with difficult situations, such…