Critical Thinking for Helping Professionals: A Skills-Based Workbook

4 avg rating
( 3 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780195330953: Critical Thinking for Helping Professionals: A Skills-Based Workbook
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Critical thinking values, knowledge, and skills are integral to evidence-based practice in the helping professions. Practitioners must be able to think clearly, on a daily basis, about decisions that may change their clients' lives. Critical Thinking for Helping Professionals, 3rd Edition, is designed to engage readers as active participants in honing their critical thinking skills, mastering a coherent decision-making process, and integrating the evidence-based practice process into their work with clients.

In this interactive skills-based workbook, 37 hands-on exercises offer rich opportunities for students in professional education programs to learn how to make informed decisions. Unique material exploring the use of propaganda in advertising and discussing the research on judgment and problem solving highlight the connection between critical thinking and evidence-based practice. For students in social work, nursing, counseling, and psychology, this new edition of a unique workbook is a fun and thought-provoking way to sharpen and maximize their decision-making skills so that they can provide their clients with the best care possible.

* Fun, interactive exercises emphasize learning by doing

* Integrates research and practice, practice and policy, and critical thinking and evidence-based practice

* Helps readers to recognize how to recognize propaganda, avoid pitfalls in decision making, critically appraise research, and improve their practice

* Ideal for graduate and undergraduate courses in research and practice

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:


Eileen Gambrill, PhD, is Hutto Patterson Professor of Child and Family Studies, University of California, Berkeley.

Leonard Gibbs, PhD (1943 - 2008), was Emeritus Professor of Social Work, University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Gambrill, Eileen; Gibbs, Leonard
Published by Oxford University Press
ISBN 10: 0195330951 ISBN 13: 9780195330953
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
EXPEDITEBOOKS
(Dublin, OH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oxford University Press. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 0195330951 New US Student Edition. No Online Access code with this book. FOR QUICK DELIVERY PLEASE CHOOSE EXPEDITED SHIPPING. Standard/media mail MIGHT take up to 14 days from Ohio. UNABLE TO SHIP INTERNATIONALY. Seller Inventory # SKU1021159

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 29.95
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Eileen Gambrill; Leonard Gibbs
Published by Oxford University Press (2009)
ISBN 10: 0195330951 ISBN 13: 9780195330953
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oxford University Press, 2009. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0195330951

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 39.11
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Eileen Gambrill, Leonard Gibbs
Published by Oxford University Press, USA (2009)
ISBN 10: 0195330951 ISBN 13: 9780195330953
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oxford University Press, USA, 2009. Paperback. Condition: New. 3. Seller Inventory # DADAX0195330951

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 41.50
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Eileen Gambrill; Leonard Gibbs
Published by Oxford University Press
ISBN 10: 0195330951 ISBN 13: 9780195330953
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oxford University Press. Condition: New. Brand New. Seller Inventory # 0195330951

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 54.93
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.60
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Leonard Gibbs, Eileen D. Gambrill
Published by Oxford University Press Inc, United States (2009)
ISBN 10: 0195330951 ISBN 13: 9780195330953
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Print on Demand
Seller:
Book Depository International
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oxford University Press Inc, United States, 2009. Paperback. Condition: New. 3rd Revised edition. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. Critical thinking values, knowledge and skills are integral to evidence-based practice in the helping professions. Those working in this area must be able to think clearly, on a daily basis, about decisions that may have a major impact on their clients lives. Critical Thinking for Helping Professionals, 3rd Edition, is designed to engage readers as active participants in honing their critical thinking skills, learning a coherent decision-making process, and comprehending its underlying principles. There are many books on evidence based practice and critical thinking, but none integrate the two as well as Eileen Gambrill and Leonard Gibbs, two renowned professors and evidence-based practice thinkers. And no others provide such a variety of hands-on exercises, with their rich opportunities to learn how to implement vital steps in making important decisions. In addition to the exercises, the authors incorporate unique material exploring the use of propaganda in the helping professions, which is integrated with discussions of related research on judgment, problem solving, and critical thinking. For students in social work, nursing, counseling, and similar areas, this new edition of a unique textbook is a fun and mentally stimulating way to sharpen and maximize their innate decision-making skills and their abilities to apply an evidence-based approach to their daily work, so that their clients will get the best care possible. Seller Inventory # AAV9780195330953

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 59.33
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Leonard Gibbs, Eileen D. Gambrill
Published by Oxford University Press Inc, United States (2009)
ISBN 10: 0195330951 ISBN 13: 9780195330953
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Print on Demand
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oxford University Press Inc, United States, 2009. Paperback. Condition: New. 3rd Revised edition. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.Critical thinking values, knowledge and skills are integral to evidence-based practice in the helping professions. Those working in this area must be able to think clearly, on a daily basis, about decisions that may have a major impact on their clients lives. Critical Thinking for Helping Professionals, 3rd Edition, is designed to engage readers as active participants in honing their critical thinking skills, learning a coherent decision-making process, and comprehending its underlying principles. There are many books on evidence based practice and critical thinking, but none integrate the two as well as Eileen Gambrill and Leonard Gibbs, two renowned professors and evidence-based practice thinkers. And no others provide such a variety of hands-on exercises, with their rich opportunities to learn how to implement vital steps in making important decisions. In addition to the exercises, the authors incorporate unique material exploring the use of propaganda in the helping professions, which is integrated with discussions of related research on judgment, problem solving, and critical thinking. For students in social work, nursing, counseling, and similar areas, this new edition of a unique textbook is a fun and mentally stimulating way to sharpen and maximize their innate decision-making skills and their abilities to apply an evidence-based approach to their daily work, so that their clients will get the best care possible. Seller Inventory # AAV9780195330953

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 60.95
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Gibbs, Leonard
ISBN 10: 0195330951 ISBN 13: 9780195330953
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2009. PAP. Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # VU-9780195330953

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 58.15
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Gibbs, Leonard
Published by Oxford University Press (2016)
ISBN 10: 0195330951 ISBN 13: 9780195330953
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Print on Demand
Seller:
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oxford University Press, 2016. Paperback. Condition: New. PRINT ON DEMAND Book; New; Publication Year 2016; Not Signed; Fast Shipping from the UK. No. book. Seller Inventory # ria9780195330953_lsuk

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 57.20
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 5.18
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Gibbs, Leonard
Published by OUP USA (2009)
ISBN 10: 0195330951 ISBN 13: 9780195330953
New Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller:
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description OUP USA, 2009. PAP. Condition: New. New Book. Delivered from our UK warehouse in 3 to 5 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # LQ-9780195330953

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 53.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 12.09
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Gambrill, Eileen; Gibbs, Leonard
Published by Oxford University Press
ISBN 10: 0195330951 ISBN 13: 9780195330953
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oxford University Press. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 0195330951 New Condition. Seller Inventory # NEW7.0042665

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 69.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book