The new edition of Preparing for Professional Practice in Health and Social Care is a welcome resource for students and newly registered Allied Health professionals, emphasising client-centered practice while clarifying expectations from regulatory bodies such as the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). The book presents a range of topics—such as law, ethics, interprofessional working, leadership, equality and diversity, team building, communication skills, and reflective practice—ensuring readers are fully prepared for the demands of their profession.
Readers will also find:
Practical guidance on getting, and keeping, the job – from writing a CV, applying for jobs, interview techniques, as well as career-planning and continuing professional development
Each chapter begins with an overview of the content and concludes with key take-home messages and further reading suggestions
A set of self-assessment exercises
Case studies and examples from clinical practice
Preparing for Professional Practice in Health and Social Care isa useful reference for all Allied Health professionals.