Monthly Archives: November 2013

Posted on November 28, 2013 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
Knowledge of basic writing skills is crucial for today's social workers. Professional Writing for Social Work Practice helps students improve their own writing by offering useful guidelines and actual writing samples commonly seen in social work. In the following video clips, author Dan Weisman discusses his experience with his school's adoption of this book for its social work...
Posted on November 27, 2013 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
Introduction to Aboriginal Health and Healthcare in Canada: Bridging Health and Healing is the only entry level text that examines the historical, social, and clinical aspects of aboriginal health and health care in Canada. In the following video clips, author Dr. Vasiliki Douglas discusses health in aboriginal women and children, and diabetes among the aboriginal...
Posted in: Nursing, Public Health
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Posted on November 26, 2013 by Stephanie Buehler | 0 comments
Behind the doors of a sex therapist, clients seek understanding, acceptance, and answers.  But how can mental health professionals help their clients achieve these goals?  Dr. Stephanie Buehler, a licensed psychologist, sex therapist and a recognized author, invites you to "Step Into My Office" with monthly sidebars taken from...
Posted on November 25, 2013 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
In this weekly feature, the editors of SpringBoard highlight one career in the health care professions–including a basic description, educational requirements, core competencies/key skills needed, and related web sites and professional organizations where you can find more information! ...
Posted on November 22, 2013 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
  [Source Flickr DSC_0749] Two weeks after Typhoon Haiyan...
Posted on November 21, 2013 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
As the population ages, more insight is needed on how to effectively treat psychological distress in older patients, which includes depression, anxiety, cognitive deficits, and health issues. In the following video clips, Dr. Lee Hyer, author of Psychological Treatment of Older Adults: A Holistic Model, discusses the "Watch and Wait" approach in psychological treatment, how the cognition...
Posted in: Gerontology, Psychology
Posted on November 20, 2013 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
Receiving a life-threatening diagnosis is challenging. Counselors and other medical professionals have a great responsibility in providing compassionate care to their patients. In the following video clips, Dr. Kenneth J. Doka, author of Counseling Individuals with Life Threatening Illness, discusses cultural factors and illness, counseling those with life-threatening...
Posted on November 19, 2013 by Susan Penner | 0 comments
[Public Health Image Library] Americans began enrolling in the Health Insurance Marketplace this October.  Several...
Posted on November 18, 2013 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
In this weekly feature, the editors of SpringBoard highlight one career in the health care professions–including a basic description, educational requirements, core competencies/key skills needed, and related web sites and professional organizations where you can find more information! ...
Posted on November 15, 2013 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
As the number of elderly Americans continues to increase in the coming decades, advance directives and advance care planning will be more important than ever. In the following video clips, Susana McCune, co-editor of Advance Care Planning: Communicating About Matters of Life and Death, discusses her personal story concerning advance care planning, common barriers to advance care planning, and recent trends.   Susana...
Posted in: Gerontology
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