Master the essential component required of health care professionals: the ability to know oneself and one’s patterns of response in highly contentious situations. Through learning activities and chapters on self-awareness and self-assessment, athletic trainers will better understand, change, and evaluate their learned patterns, values, and readiness for mature patient interactions for both typical and challenging patient care situations. Learned skills facilitate compassionate and therapeutic treatment and care for the good of the patients and their families. Explore new focus areas in health care leadership and advocacy through interactive exercises.
Develop protocols for ethical and professional responses in highly contentious situations.
Create a readiness for mature patient interactions for both typical and challenging patient care situations.