Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Adult Learning Theory and Advanced Training Skills Kirk T. Hughes, PhD Healthcare Communication Group New Haven, Connecticut

Similar presentations


Presentation on theme: "Adult Learning Theory and Advanced Training Skills Kirk T. Hughes, PhD Healthcare Communication Group New Haven, Connecticut"— Presentation transcript:

1 Adult Learning Theory and Advanced Training Skills Kirk T. Hughes, PhD Healthcare Communication Group New Haven, Connecticut

2 Credibility Confidence Connection

3 Types of Learners Sequential Practical Intuitive ??????

4 Learning Needs Sequential Practical Intuitive Logic, order, agenda Case studies, anecdotes, stories Hands-on, exercises, questions that get answered

5 Agenda I.Effective Trainers II.Qualities of Master Facilitators III.Facilitator Challenges IV.Dealing with Data

6 Strong Facilitators… Summarize Watch the room

7 7 Qualities 1.Enjoy people 2. Think logically and quickly 3. Communicate clearly and expressively 4. Practice active listening skills 5. Convey warmth 6. Demonstrate self- confidence 7. Have a business orientation

8 7 Qualities

9 7 Qualities 1.Enjoy people 2. Think logically and quickly 3. Communicate clearly and expressively 4. Practice active listening skills 5. Convey warmth 6. Demonstrate self- confidence 7. Have a business orientation

10 Questions that get answered “How many of you……..?” “Which of these………….?”

11 Agenda I.Effective Trainers II.Qualities of Master Facilitators III.Facilitator Challenges IV.Dealing with Data

12 Technology’s Challenge Flexibility Technology

13 Causes of Inherited and Acquired Neutropenias NEUTROPENIAS Immune Alloimmune neonatal neutropenia Primary autoimmune neutropenia Acquired cycllic neutropenia Aplastic anemia-agranulocytosis Drug- related autoimmune neutropenia Secondary to other autoimmune disorders Infection Epstein-Barr virus, hepatitus Human immunodeficiency virus Marrow failure in neonates Acute endotoxinemia neutropenia (transient, not a true neutropenia) Cytotoxic Drug Effects Therapy for cancer, immune disorders, or side effect of other drugs DESCRIPTION Maternal-fetal neutrophil antigen incompatibility Antineutrophil antibodies Probably related to a benign clonal expansion of large granular lymphocytes Cause unknown, probably drug related Drugs as haptens interacting with neutrophils Lupus eryhematosus, Felty’s syndrome, rheumatoid arthritis Direct marrow suppression and/or immune phenomena Results from overwhelming infection Acute margination of neutrophils in post capillary venules from bacteremia Direct suppression of progenitors, iatrogenic and most common causes of neutropenia

14 ADVANCED TRAINING TECHNIQUES Connecting with your audience Always focus content on needs of audience To organize information and delivery to different learning styles Breathing Room awareness Use visuals: don’t let visuals use you

15 Advanced Training Techniques Connect Focus content Organize info. for different learning styles Breathe Be aware Use visuals

16

17 Body Language? What’s in a gesture

18 References & Resources Yale University Press, 2001

19 Thank You!

20 Kirk T. Hughes, PhD Healthcare Communication Group Prospect Street Associates LLC 272 Edgehill Road New Haven CT (203)


Download ppt "Adult Learning Theory and Advanced Training Skills Kirk T. Hughes, PhD Healthcare Communication Group New Haven, Connecticut"

Similar presentations


Ads by Google