Using Experiential Techniques to Teach Interviewing Skills

  • James BinderEmail author
Part of the Current Clinical Practice book series (CCP)


Clinicians learn and perform the complex medical skill of interviewing best when they learn it experientially, not just read about it. Learning experientially means practicing the skills, receiving feedback, and using the feedback to improve. In this chapter, I will shift the focus to the topic of teaching, using experiential methods, because of their importance in producing effective clinical interviewers.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Marshall University School of MedicineHuntingtonUSA

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