Leeds University Library

Module Reading List

Professional Practice 1, 2017/18, Semester 2
Mandy Driffield
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

LLLC 1429 Professional practice 1


Module reading list




Recommended reading


This list is not exhaustive and not all books will be applicable to all students. Please contact your personal tutor for recommended reading for your specialist area.


The first 2 books cover similar topics therefore either book would be helpful.


The Royal Marsden Hospital manual of Clinical Nursing Procedures. 2015 Dougherty, L.S, Lister Eds. Wiley Blackwell.


Foundations of nursing practice : themes, concepts and frameworks. 2011. Hogston, R. B, Marjoram. Eds. Palgrave Macmillan.




This list covers a wide range of topics. There may be other sources of information on similar topics in the library which you can also access.


Argyle M 1988 Bodily Communication Routledge: London


Arnold E, Boggs K. 2011.Interpersonal relationships : professional communication skills for nurses. 6th Ed. Saunders. London


Barr H 2014 Interprofessional education : 1997-2013 : a review. London: CAIPE Available online here


Burnard P 1997  Know yourself : self-awareness activities for nurses and other health professionals. Whurr Publishers Ltd. London.


Burnard P 2002 Learning human skills : an experiential and reflective guide for nurses and health care professionals. 4th Ed. Oxford, Butterworth-Heinemann


CAIPE 1996 Principles of Interprofessional Education. London: Centre for the Advancement of Interprofessional Education Available online: http://caipe.org.uk/resources/principles-of-interprofessional-education/


Clowes, M. 2013.  Introduction to literature searching in Healthcare.  [online]. [Accessed 14 August 2013].  Available from: http://0-library.leeds.ac.uk.wam.leeds.ac.uk/info/169/healthcare/133/introduction_to_literature_searching_in_healthcare/1


Cullen, L., Fraser, D. and Symonds, I. 2003 Strategies for improving interprofessional education, Nurse education today., 23, 427-433


Cotterell S 2010 Skills For Success: the personal development planning handbook Palgrave: Hampshire


Cottrell S 2013 The study skills handbook 4th ed. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.


Dickson et al 2004 Communication Skills Training for Health Professionals. Chapman & Hall: London.


Duck S 1999 Relating to others. 2nd Ed. Buckingham: Open University Press


Egan G 1990 The skilled helper : a systematic approach to effective helping. Pacific Grove: California


Ekman et al 1982 Measuring facial movement with the facial action coding system. In: Emotion in the human face (2nd edition) Cambridge University Press: Cambridge. Available on the VLE.


Geldard, K. & Geldard D.,  2003. Counselling skills in everyday life. Basingstoke: Palgrave MacMillan.


Ghaye T and Lillyman S 2010 Reflection: principles and practice for healthcare professionals. Mark Allen: Wiltshire


Gibbs G. 1988 Learning by doing : a guide to teaching and learning methods. Further Education Unit. Oxford Polytechnic. Oxford.


Gross R., & Kinnison N., 2013 ( 2nd Edition)   Psychology for nurses and allied health professionals. CRC Press.  


Hawley G. (Ed.) 2007. Ethics in clinical practice : an interprofessional approach. Pearson Education


Henely N 1986 Body politics : power, sex, and nonverbal communication. Simon & Schuster: New York


Jarvis P 1992 Reflective Practice and Nursing: Nurse education today. 12.3.174-181


Johns C 2009  Becoming a reflective practitioner : A reflective and holistic approach to clinical nursing, practice development and clinical supervision. Blackwell Science


Leeds University Library.  2013.  Referencing.   [online]. [Accessed 14 August 2013].  Available from: http://0-library.leeds.ac.uk.wam.leeds.ac.uk/skills-referencing


McCabe C and Timmins F., 2006 Communication skills for nursing practice Palgrave MacMillan: London


Meyley E & Trenwoweth S., (eds) 2007 Succeeding in nursing and midwifery education Wiley:Chichester


Miller C, N ROSS,  Freeman M., 2001 Interprofessional practice in health and social care : challenging the shared learning agenda. London


Molyneux J. 2001. Interprofessional team working; what makes teams work well? Journal of interprofessional care. 15 : 1 29-35.


Niven, N. 2000 Health psychology for health care professionals. 3rd Ed. Churchill Livingstone


Pattinson, S.D. 2011. Medical Law and Ethics. 3rd Ed. Sweet and Maxwell.


Payne E & L Whittaker 2006 Developing Essential Study Skills Prentice Hall: London


Pethybridge, J. 2004. How team working influences discharge planning from hospital; a study of four multidisciplinary teams in an acute hospital in England. Journal of Interprofessional Care 18: 1 29-41.


Redman P 2011 Good Essay Writing, A social Sciences Guide, 4th Edn. OU Press: London


Roberts, M. 2016. Critical thinking and reflection for mental health nursing students. Sage. London.


Rogers C A 1980 A Way of Being Houghton Mifflin: Boston


Rolfe D,  Freshwater D., FRESHWATER , Jasper M., 2011 Critical reflection for nursing and the helping professions : a user's guide 2nd Ed. Palgrave: Hampshire


Rundapadiachy D 1999 Interpersonal communication and psychology for health care professionals : theory and practice Butterworth Heinemann: Oxford


Schon D 1995 The reflective practitioner. How professionals think in action. Ashgate. Aldershot


Stark 2000 Teamworking in mental health : zones of comfort and challenge ENB Research Highlights 40, July 2000. Available to download from: http://www.nmc-uk.org/Documents/Archived%20Publications/ENB%20Archived%20Publications/ENB_ARCHIVED_PUBLICATION_Research%20Highlights%2040%20July%202000.PDF


Taylor B 2006 Reflective practice. a guide for nurses and midwives. Berkshire: Open University Press.


Taylor B 1998 Working with others : a human relations approach to helping and counselling. Wetherby: Oasis Publications.


Thompson N 2009 People Skills (3rd Edition) Palgrave MacMillan: Basingstoke


Tuckman. 1965. cited in Pettinger R. 2001. Mastering management skills. Palgrave Macmillan. page 210-211.


Van Emden J., &  Becker L., 2010 Presentation Skills for Students, Palgrave: Hampshire


Walker, J., Payne, S., Smith, P., and Jarrett N., . 2012. Psychology for nurses and the caring professions 4th Ed. Open University Press


West M. 2012. Effective Teamwork. 3rd Ed. British Psychological Society


Whelan, A & Hughes, E. 2016. Clinical skills for healthcare assistants and assistant practitioners, 2nd Ed. Wiley.


Whitehead E &  Mason T., 2008 Study Skills for Nurses 2nd Ed. SAGE: London


Wondrak, R. 1998 Interpersonal skills for nurses and health care professionals. Blackwell Science.




This list was last updated on 10/01/2017