Week 3 Socialization of Caregivers

Week 3 Socialization of Caregivers - Socialization of...

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Socialization of Caregivers 1 \ The socialization process is never complete according to du Pre, (Ch.4 Pg.85 Para.2). At the beginning of medical school is when socialization of caregivers begins. Medical students spend most of their time learning science and typically not interacting with other people. Once students finish their fourth year of medical school they are known as medical doctors. Some medical students are made to feel inferior to other because of their social status or class. Because of this when they finish medical they associate the medical field with superiority. Medical doctors have to work long hours when they are doing their internship. They are faced with high pressure to prepare them for the real thing. Interns become tired and suffer from lack of sleep.
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Socialization of Caregivers 2 They are faced with overwhelming responsibilities and may become withdrawn. It is also not uncommon for interns to feel resentment towards their patients. Students explore the human body on fake bodies instead of using real people; this does not help them practice communication with a patient. Instead they view the body as lifeless instead of a person with feeling and emotions. They are trained only to worry about the illness not the person. This habit may carry on for the rest of their career. Students have learned science and how the human body
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