ERIC Number: ED097534
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: 0
Chairside Psychology in Patient Education. A Self-Instruction Course.
Weiss, Robert L.; Swearingen, Roger V.
The self-instructional course in patient education has been prepared for the practicing dentist; however, dental hygiene and dental assisting students also may find the information useful. Section 1 explores steps within the educational process and relationships to learning factors, individual needs, motivation, goal orientation, psychological characteristics, educational principles, and self-evaluation techniques. Section 2 deals with factors relating to the patient's capacity to learn such as: individual differences and backgrounds, attitudes towards learning, and emotional atmosphere. (EA)
Descriptors: Attitudes, Dental Assistants, Dental Health, Dental Hygienists, Dentists, Educational Principles, Educational Psychology, Emotional Experience, Goal Orientation, Individual Differences, Learning Processes, Motivation, Needs, Patient Education, Patients, Programed Instruction, Programed Instructional Materials, Self Evaluation, Textbooks
Superintendent of Documents, U. S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C. 20402 ($1.95)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Institutes of Health (DHEW), Bethesda, MD.; Public Health Service (DHEW), Arlington, VA.