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Book Review: Motivational Interviewing for Health Care Professionals: A Sensible Approach

Motivational Interviewing for Health Care Professionals: A Sensible Approach (2nd Edition). Berger, Bruce A. and Villaume, William A. Washington, DC: American Pharmacists Association, 2019. 280 pages, $42.11 CAD ISBN: 978-1582123219 Review by Danielle Charron, MC, RPsych, Concordia University of Edmonton    In Motivational Interviewing for Healthcare Professionals: A Sensible Approach (2nd Edition), authors Bruce Berger… Read More »

Book Review: Rehabilitation Ethics for Interprofessional Practice

Review by Carly Wetzl, Concordia University of Edmonton   Title: Rehabilitation Ethics for Interprofessional Practice Author(s) or Editor(s): Laura Lee Swisher and Charlotte Brasic Royeen Place of publication and publishers: Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning Date: 2020 Number of pages: 265 Price: $84.95 USD ISBN number: 9781449673376 (paperback) Rehabilitation Ethics for Interprofessional Practice is… Read More »

Book Review: The multidisciplinary intervention of people with diverse needs: A training guide for teachers, students, and professionals

The multidisciplinary intervention of people with diverse needs: A training guide for teachers, students, and professionals Author(s) or Editor(s) name; Samuel Honorio, Marco Batista, Helena Mesquita, Jaime Ribeiro Place of publication and publisher; Singapore, Bentham Science Publishers Pte. Ltd Date; 2020 Number of pages; 178 Price, in either UK Sterling or US Dollars, or other… Read More »

Book Review: Becoming Interdisciplinary: An Introduction to Interdisciplinary Studies

Review by Allison Ronda Augsburg, Tanya. Becoming Interdisciplinary: An Introduction to Interdisciplinary Studies 3rd ed. Dubuque: Kendall, 2016. ISBN 9781465290144 Tanya Augsburg has taken on the difficult task of writing a foundational interdisciplinary studies textbook. She is also pushing students to look at themselves and their personal interests to help them decide on their academic… Read More »

Book Review: Professional and Practice-based Learning: Interprofessional Simulation in Health Care: Materiality, Embodiment, Interaction

Professional and Practice-based Learning: Interprofessional Simulation in Health Care: Materiality, Embodiment, Interaction; Volume 26 Editor(s): Madeleine Abrandt Dahlgren, Hans Rystedt Li Felländer-Tsai, Sofia Nyström. Place of publication and Publisher: Gewerbestrasse 11, 6330 Cham, Switzerland, Springer Nature Switzerland. Date: 2019 Number of Pages: 211 ISBN number: 978-3-030-19541-0 or ebook: 978-3-030-19542-7 Review by: Emily Ray, Student, University… Read More »

Book Review: Collaborative Practice in Critical Care Settings – A workbook

Collaborative Practice in Critical Care Settings: A Workbook By Scott Reeves, Janet Alexanian, Deborah Kendall-Gallagher, Todd Dorman, Simon Kitto 1st Edition, London, Routledge, 2018 DOI: https://doi.org/10.4324/9781315207308 138 pages, eBook £17,50, ISBN9781351798662 Reviewed by Dr Andreas Xyrichis, King’s College London   It is a rare pleasure to be reviewing a book that delivers exactly on what… Read More »

Book Review: Global Health Collaborations Challenges and Lessons

Title: Global Health Collaborations Challenges and Lessons Editors: Margaret S. Winchester, Caprice A. Knapp, and Rhonda BeLue Place of publication and publisher: New York City, Springer International Publishing Date: 2018 Number of Pages: 107 Price: open access ISBN Number: 9783319776859 Review by : Jaqueline Brodbin, Concordia University of Edmonton   Global Health Collaborations Challenges and… Read More »

Book Review: Interprofessional Education and Medical Libraries: Partnering for Success

Interprofessional Education and Medical Libraries: Partnering for Success by Mary E. Edwards Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, USA, 2016 222 pages, $95.00 ISBN 978-1-44226-389-5     Reviewed by Traci-lee Christianson ,Student, Department of Applied Psychology Concordia University of Edmonton Interprofessional Education and Medical Libraries: Partnering for Success is edited by Mary E. Edwards, the reference and… Read More »

Book Review: Interdisciplinary Discourse Communicating Across Disciplines

Interdisciplinary Discourse Communicating Across Disciplines Seongsook Choi & Keith Richards. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017 300 pages, $99.00 / ISBN: 978-1- 137-47039-3   Review by: Bronte Diduck, Department of Applied Psychology, Concordia University of Edmonton, Canada   This book is appropriate for anyone seeking to implement interdisciplinary practice across a multidisciplinary team (rather than… Read More »

Book Review: Leading Research and Evaluation in Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Practices

Leading Research and Evaluation in Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Practices. Dawn Forman, Marion Jones, & Jill Thistlethwaite (Eds). Palgrave, Macmillan, UK. 2016. 359 pages. ISBN 978-1-137-53744-7   The editors introduce the importance of interprofessional practices and collaborative techniques in order to provide high quality care regarding healthcare and evaluation. The use of these practices will… Read More »