mutual goal setting


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setting

 [set´ing]
establishment or creation of something.
limit setting in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as establishing the parameters of desirable and acceptable patient behavior.
mutual goal setting in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as collaborating with the patient to identify and prioritize care goals, then developing a plan for achieving those goals through the construction and use of goal attainment scaling.
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The relationship is built on trust, integrity, and mutual goal setting. The mentor must be willing to share or defer power, take risks, make a commitment to the relationship, provide a sharpened sense of what matters, teach the novice to assess and understand the political workings of the groups and the organization, and promote entry into the network or community of experts.