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Supported Shared Decision-making for Older People With Multiple Health and Social Care Needs: A Realist Synthesis

About the Course:

This course is a review of available research on shared-decision making amongst medical providers, support persons, and mature adult clients

This course is based on the article, Supported shared decision-making for older people with multiple health and social care needs: A realist synthesis created by Frances Bunn, PhD, MSc, BSc et al. in 2018.

Publication Date:

2018

Course Material Authors

Frances Bunn, PhD, MSc, BSc

Frances Bunn is a health services researcher with a particular interest in: Organization and delivery of health services for people with complex health and social care needs The management of comorbid health conditions, such as diabetes, in people with dementia Support for people with dementia and their family careers, including diagnosis and post-diagnosis support Systematic reviews and evidence synthesis Evidence informed policy and practice. She has published over 100 articles.

Claire Goodman

Claire is a nurse and a professor at the University of Hertfordshire. Her research interests include research with older people with complex needs (including dementia) living at home and in long term care settings and integrated working across health and social care for older people and their families/supporters. She has published over 100 articles and is the co-editor of the Oxford Handbook of Primary Care and Community Nursing.

Bridget Russell

Bridget Russell has conducted qualitative research with people who hold a unusual beliefs due to psychosis to discover the mechanisms which lead to and maintain unsettling beliefs about the world. Currently I’m working investigating best practice care for people with dementia.

Course Creator

Paul Pawlicki, PsyD, LP

Paul Pawlicki, PsyD, received his degree in clinical psychology from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology in Chicago, IL, in 2005. From 2004-2006, he taught courses in general psychology, abnormal psychology, and human sexuality at Collin College in Plano, TX. He currently practices individual therapy at the Department of Sexual Medicine at Park Nicollet Health Health Services near Minneapolis, MN.

Recommended For:

Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. To describe the concept of shared decision-making and applications for shared decision-making in consideration of mature adults in health care systems

  2. To describe information gathered by research regarding the effectiveness and utility of shared decision-making with mature adults

  3. To identify areas of improvement for the effectiveness of collaborative health-care decisions including mature adults

Course Material

References begin on page 55.

Course Material

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