Transforming Practice through Clinical Education, Professional Supervision and Mentoring

1st Edition

Editors: Miranda Rose Dawn Best
Paperback ISBN: 9780443074547
eBook ISBN: 9780702036651
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
Published Date: 26th August 2005
Page Count: 384

Description

This important resource investigates topics related to clinical education, professional supervision, and mentoring. Beyond student supervision, it discusses supervision of professionals in the work place and the emerging importance of professional mentoring for ongoing professional development. Its broad perspective is relevant to a wide range of health professions, including audiology, dietetics, nursing, occupational therapy, pharmacy, physiotherapy, podiatry, prosthetics and orthotics, radiography, and speech-language pathology. Complex theoretical material is presented in a straightforward, "person-centered" approach that makes information easily accessible and applicable to practice.

Key Features

  • Written by multidisciplinary experts with academic and research backgrounds who also possess extensive practical experience in a variety of professional health fields.
  • Reader-friendly, engaging material is grounded in current theory and evidence.
  • Three distinct but interrelated fields - clinical education, professional supervision, and mentoring - are addressed together in one book for the first time.
  • Supervision of professionals in their workplace is covered, as well as professional mentoring for ongoing professional development.
  • Presents complex theoretical material in an engaging, "person-centered" approach.
  • Acknowledges the importance of psychological well-being with chapters on the self in supervision and finding meaning and preventing burnout.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 - Introduction to clinical education, professional supervision and montoring

Part 1 - Introduction to terminology and definitions Miranda Rose and Dawn Best
Part 2 - Context for clinical education, professional supervision and mentoring Miranda Rose and Dawn Best
Part 3 - Clinical education, professional supervision and mentoring a perspective from the UK Della Fish
Part 4 - Clinical education, professional supervision and mentoring: a perspective from the USA Marisue Pickering
Part 5 - Clinical education, professional supervision and mentoring: a perspective from Canada Paul Hagler

Section 1 The Clinical Education Process and the Role of the Clincal Educator

Chapter 2 - Models of clincal education Beverly Joffe

Chapter 3 - Costs of clinical education Paul Hagler

Chapter 4 - Exploring the roles of the clinical educator

Part 1 - Introduction Dawn Best
Part 2 - The manager role Louise Brown and Mary Kennedy-Jones
Part 3 - Instructor, observer and provider of feedback Jennifer Marriott and Kirstie Galbraith
Part 4 - Counsellor Role Michael McGartland
Part 5 - Assessor role Helen McBurney

Section 2 Teaching and Learning

Chapter 5 - Domains of teaching and learning

Part 1 - Understanding clinical knowledge and developing clincal expertise Helen Edwards, Dawn Best and Miranda Rose
Part 2 - Manual Skills Margaret C. Hodge and Matthew Oates
Part 3 - Attitudes Dawn Best and Megan Davidson

Chapter 6 - Learning about learning Dawn Best, Miranda Rose and Helen Edwards

Chapter 7 - Reflection, practice and clinical education Marilyn Baird and Jane Winter</EM

Details

No. of pages:
384
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Churchill Livingstone 2005
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
eBook ISBN:
9780702036651
Paperback ISBN:
9780443074547

About the Editor

Miranda Rose

Affiliations and Expertise

School of Communication Disorders, Faculty of Health Sciences, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia

Dawn Best

Affiliations and Expertise

School of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Health Sciences, La Trobe University, Carlton, Victoria, Australia