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Communication and Interpersonal Skills in Nursing
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Communication and Interpersonal Skills in Nursing

Fourth Edition


November 2018 | 256 pages | Learning Matters
The new edition of this well regarded book will be useful to you for your entire course. It introduces the underpinning theory and concepts required for the development of first class communication and interpersonal skills. The authors have provided a simple-to-read overview of the central topics that provide a solid foundation in this crucial area of nursing practice. Through scenarios and theory summaries the book will teach you skills that you can immediately implement on your placements and regular activities break up the text and encourage critical thinking and reflection – two vital graduate skills.
 
Chapter 1: Understanding communication and interpersonal skills
 
Chapter 2: Evidence-based communication and interpersonal skills
 
Chapter 3: The safe and effective practice of communication and interpersonal skills
 
Chapter 4: Understanding potential barriers to the safe and effective practice of communication and interpersonal skills
 
Chapter 5: The learning and educational context of communication and interpersonal skills
 
Chapter 6: The environmental context of communication and interpersonal skills
 
Chapter 7: Population and diversity contexts of communication and interpersonal skills
 
Chapter 8: Beyond technique
 
Chapter 9: The macro structuring of communication and interpersonal skills
 
Chapter 10: The micro structuring of communication and interpersonal skills
 
Chapter 11: The politics of communication and interpersonal skills

‘This is one text that I will definitely be recommending to my students. An excellent starting guide to communication and interpersonal skills, further supported by the NMC standards, which gives this text kudos and rigor.’ Thomas Beary, Senior Lecturer, School of Nursing and Social Work, University of Hertfordshire

Thomas Beary
School of Nursing and Social Work, University of Hertfordshire

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ISBN: 9781526400994
£21.99