Publication Year: 2012
Authors/Editor: Grossman, Sheila C.
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 86
Thoroughly updated with new content and wide revisions, this award-winning text provides educators and practitioners with the perspectives and skills they need to bring the next generation of educators, researchers, and clinicians to the forefront of nursing—whether in academia, the hospital or health care facility, and/or through their professional nursing organization.
Topics that have been revised include: perceptions of definitions and components of the mentoring process; empowering versus enabling others; the mentor and mentee perspective of mentoring experience; models and strategies of different types of mentoring; creating a mentoring culture; strategies of mentoring for personal and professional improvement; and measurement of mentoring outcomes.
- Presents case studies of effective mentoring relationships
- Provides numerous and varied mentoring strategies and models
- Includes suggestions for measuring outcomes of mentoring
- Offers best practices in mentoring, precepting, and coaching