Your Practicum in Psychology A Guide for Maximizing Knowledge and Competence
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Description: Prepares students for field placement in mental health settings by providing a wide range of both practical and theoretical information. In conversational, accessible language, Matthews & Walker equip students with the knowledge needed to anticipate, prevent, and resolve common difficulties that may arise in practicum placement. Readers will find helpful background material such as basic psychopathology, introduction to psychotropic medication, and coverage of ethical issues, as well as illustrations of common situations they may face and guidance about how to behave in settings. Numerous vignettes and case examples help readers to understand basic concepts. This book is essential reading for students who want to best prepare for this fundamental and formative educational experience.
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All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.
List price: $29.95
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: American Psychological Association
Publication date: 11/15/2005
Size: 7.25" wide x 10.25" long x 0.75" tall
|How to maximize your training experience|
|Characteristics of a helping relationship|
|Getting started and developing rapport|
|Confidentiality and other ethical issues|
|History of treatment of people with mental illness|
|A review of psychopathology|
|Interventions : empirically supported treatments|
|The use of medicine in the treatment of mental disorders|
|Special issues in working with children|
|Mental health professions|