What Color Is Your Brain? When Caring For Patients: An Easy Approach For Understanding Your Personality Type And Your Patient's Perspective by Sheila N GlazovWhat Color Is Your Brain? When Caring For Patients: An Easy Approach For Understanding Your Personality Type And Your Patient's Perspective by Sheila N Glazov

What Color Is Your Brain? When Caring For Patients: An Easy Approach For Understanding Your…

bySheila N Glazov, Denise KnoblauchEditorSheila N Glazov

Paperback | September 15, 2015

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The differences in personalities and how they shade our perceptions can affect the way healthcare professionals communicate and interact with patients, colleagues, and other individuals in their workplace. Discovering and understanding your own strengths and idiosyncrasies while adapting to others can be an overwhelming task.

In response to this common frustration,What Color Is Your Brain? When Caring for Patients: An Easy Approach for Understanding Your Personality Type and Your Patient's Perspectiveexplains the distinctive similarities and differences that impact your daily thoughts and actions.

Sheila Glazov, joined by nurse Denise Knoblauch, created colorful personality profiles that simplify the complex nature of the healthcare professionals' attributes and abilities in the workplace while interacting with their patients.What Color Is Your Brain? When Caring for Patientsis intended to facilitate effective communication and cooperation and minimize stress and frustration in numerous aspects of your work day.

Take theHealthcare Professional “No Right or Wrong Answer Brain Quizto effectively analyze your unique characteristics to determine your Brain Colors and to recognize your unique traits and talents in your workplace. Then, read and enjoy the relevant and motivating anecdotal stories from 25 healthcare professionals, which are strategically placed throughout the book.

Rather than offer an excuse for people's behavior, this book helps to explain why your perspective differs from or relates to the viewpoints of others. Engaging, educational, and easy to read,What Color Is Your Brain? When Caring for Patientsis a guide to discovering and decoding who you are, why others see you the way they do, and how the four Brain Colors play a role in your career and workplace.

-Yellow Brainers are Meticulous, Dedicated, Structured, and Loyal
-Blue Brainers are Collaborative, Adaptable, Cheerful, and Helpful
-Green Brainers are Analytical, Cautious, Calm, and Fair-Minded
-Orange Brainers are Spontaneous, Energetic, Optimistic, and Easy-Going


After readingWhat Color Is Your Brain? When Caring for Patients, you will have the knowledge and know-how to:

  • Assess your personality and determine how to productively use your attributes and abilities in the workplace
  • Increase your awareness and appreciation for others' perspectives and differences
  • Create caring, collaborative, and harmonious relationships
  • Understand each color-filled communication style and meet the needs of others
  • Apply the personality principles and tailor communications to fit the Brain Color lobes of each individual
  • Build rapport and appropriately approach patients to offer exceptional care
  • Eliminate stress and solve problems by understanding your patients' and co-workers' perspectives

What Color Is Your Brain? When Caring for Patients: An Easy Approach for Understanding Your Personality Type and Your Patient's Perspectiveexplores the essential pieces of the puzzle that is human interaction. With the help of this dynamic book, determining your own Brain Colors and learning to improve your communication and collaboration with patients, colleagues, administrators, and others is bound to be a no-brainer.
Sheila N. Glazovis an award-winning author, internationally known personality expert, passionate educator, and professional speaker. Sheila's programs and books help individuals decrease the conflict and increase the harmony, collaboration, and effective communications in their homes, workplaces, schools, and communities.Sheila has app...
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Title:What Color Is Your Brain? When Caring For Patients: An Easy Approach For Understanding Your…Format:PaperbackDimensions:304 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.5 inPublished:September 15, 2015Publisher:Slack IncorporatedLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Dedication
Acknowledgments
About the Author
About the Coauthor
Health Care Stories Contributors
Preface
Foreword by Barbara J. Edlund, PhD, ANP-BC
Introduction

Section I Brain Color Concepts
Chapter 1 The Health Care Professional Brain Color Quiz
Chapter 2 Recognize Your Professional Strengths and Perspectives
Chapter 3 Appreciate and Accept Our Differences
Chapter 4 Understand Your Brain Color Combinations
Chapter 5 How Other Brain Colors See Your Brain Colors
Chapter 6 Thrive in Ideal and Safe Conditions
Section I: Brain Color Concepts Summary


Section II Brain Color Professional and Personal Connections
Chapter 7 Your Relationship With Patients
Chapter 8 Your Relationship With Coworkers
Chapter 9 Your Relationship With Management (Leaders, Managers, and Administrators) and Agencies
Chapter 10 Your Personal Relationship With Family Members and Friends


Section II: Brain Color Professional and Personal
Connections Summary


Section III Brain Color Communication and Collaboration
Chapter 11 Listen and Speak Fluent Brain Color
Chapter 12 Build Rapport and Collaborate With Others
Chapter 13 Offer Exceptional Patient Care
Chapter 14 Recognize and Deal With Bully Behavior
Chapter 15 No-Brainer Conflict Resolution and Creative Problem Solving
Chapter 16 Decrease Stress and Increase Wellness
Chapter 17 You Can Change Your Brain Color
Chapter 18 Effective Decision Making and Motivation
Chapter 19 Clues, Quotes, and Famous Personalities
Chapter 20 Inside My Shirt Is


Section III: Brain Color Communication and
Collaboration Summary

Bibliography
Index
An Interview With the Author
Other Books Written by Sheila N. Glazov
What Color is Your Brain?® Programs for Health Care Professional Development