cover image - Introduction to Occupational Therapy - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource,4th Edition
ISBN: 9780323086370
Page Count: 232
Imprint: Mosby
List Price: $55.95

Introduction to Occupational Therapy - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource, 4th Edition

by Jane Clifford O'Brien, PhD, OTR/L
Elsevier eBook on VitalSource
cover image - Introduction to Occupational Therapy - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource,4th Edition
ISBN: 9780323086370
Page Count: 232
Imprint: Mosby
List Price: $55.95
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    • Coverage of different OT practice areas (e.g., adult, geriatric, pediatric, and mental health) prepares you for the variety of clients you will encounter in clinical practice.
    • An emphasis on evidence-based practice helps you think logically and use the literature to form a basis for diagnoses and treatment plans.
    • Case studies and activities in each chapter promote problem-solving skills and demonstrate concepts.
    • The OT Practice Framework and reimbursement mechanisms are addressed in terms of the occupational therapy process, providing a sound basis for decision making.
    • A broad perspective on OT practice fits the needs of both occupational therapy and occupational therapy assistant students.
    • Chapter objectives, key terms, chapter summaries, and review questions highlight important content in each chapter.
    • A companion Evolve website includes video clips, review questions with answers, crossword puzzles, and additional case studies.
    • NEW! The latest revisions to the Occupational Therapy Practice Framework are incorporated throughout the book, keeping you current with today's OT theories and practice.
    • NEW cultural content prepares you to meet the needs of diverse clients.
    • NEW discussions of the Centennial Vision provide a "big picture" view of occupational therapy and its changes as the profession reaches the age of 100.
  • Section 1: Occupational Therapy: The Profession

    1. Introductory Questions

    2. Looking Back: A History of Occupational Therapy

    3. Philosophical Principles and Values in Occupational Therapy

    4. Current Issues and Emerging Practice Areas

    Section 2: Occupational Therapy: The Practitioner

    5. From Student to Practitioner: Educational Preparation and Certification

    6. Professional Organizations

    7. The Occupational Therapy Practitioner: Roles, Responsibilities, and Relationships

    8. Practicing Legally and Ethically

    Section 3: The Practice of Occupational Therapy

    9. Occupational Therapy Practice Framework: Domain and Process

    10. Occupational Therapy Across the Lifespan

    11. Treatment Settings and Areas of Practice

    12. Occupational Therapy Process: Evaluation, Intervention, and Outcomes

    13. Service Management Functions

    14. Models of Practice and Frames of Reference

    15. Intervention Modalities

    16. Therapeutic Relationships

    17. Clinical Reasoning

    Appendices

  • Jane Clifford O'Brien, PhD, OTR/L, Associate Professor, Occupational Therapy Department, Westbrook College of Health Professions, University of New England, Portland, ME
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