Management of Maladaptive Behavior of a Severely Burned Child
- SURVEILLANCE Raises Handwashing Rates. // AARC Times;Oct2014, Vol. 38 Issue 10, p58
The article discusses a research study published in the issue of the "BMJ Quality & Safety Journal," which suggested that surveillance increases handwashing rates among health care workers at inpatient units in hospitals.
- A Model for Training Foster Parents in Behavior Modification Techniques. Penn, John V. // Child Welfare;Mar78, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p175
The article describes a training program for foster parents that involved the implementation of behavior modification techniques resulting to measurable gains in parenting and management of children. According to the author, the program was applied by a foster parent group after its successful...
- Behaviour management in the classroom. Faber, Krista // British Journal of School Nursing;Feb2011, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p50
The article offers the author's insights on how school nurses can manage student behaviour in personal, social and health education (PSHE) classes. She says that school nurses must first be familiarized with the behaviour policy of the school towards students. She cites that gaining respect from...
- EFFECTS OF A BEHAVIORAL SUPERVISION MODEL ON CNA BEHAVIORAL SKILLS USE. Stevens, A. B.; Burgio, L. D.; Burgio, K. L.; Paul, P. B.; Tanner, D. L.; Driver, D. J. // Gerontologist;Oct1996 Supplement, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p325
This paper will update findings from a NINR-funded study utilizing a formal system of staff management for motivating Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) to employ behavior management skills for resident problem behaviors in the nursing home (NH). After inservice and hands-on training in...
- HEALTH. Strong, Mark // Advocate;Feb2011, Issue 1046, p46
The article offers advice for keeping New Year resolutions such as starting small by making one resolution at a time into a regular habit, using the author's SMART method for goal setting, and rewarding oneself for achievements.
- Coach away bad habits. // BRW;4/22/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 15, p39
The article offers information on coaching as a way to change staff behavior by helping them to be aware of their behavior that affects their effectiveness in their work.
- Mental Health, Fast and Cheap. Gray, Patricia B. // Money;Jun2008, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p44
The article discusses cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), a short-term treatment program aimed at providing relief from unwanted thoughts and behavior. CBT is becoming increasingly popular with psychiatrists and insurance companies. A year's treatment involves 16 sessions at around $100 each....
- Oh, Behave!: When your pet seems to have lost a few marbles, whom do you turn to? Johnson, Ruthanne // All Animals;Mar/Apr2011, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p38
The article focuses on choosing appropriate animal behavior expert based on the behavior problem of one's pet. It says that basic manners can be consulted to trainers while serious problems should be discussed with a certified applied animal behaviorist or veterinary behaviorist. It tells that...
- Crucial Conversations: The Most Potent Force for Eliminating Disruptive Behavior. Grenny, Joseph // Physician Executive;Nov/Dec2009, Vol. 35 Issue 6, p30
The article presents the author's views on techniques to encourage health workers to speak up and address a problem with patient care than to avoid disruptive confrontation with doctors. He cites the Silence Kills study conducted by VitalSmarts and the American Association of Critical-Care...