Play in Occupational Therapy for Children / Edition 1

Play in Occupational Therapy for Children / Edition 1

by L. Diane Parham, Linda S. Fazio
     
 

ISBN-10: 0801678382

ISBN-13: 9780801678387

Pub. Date: 10/01/1996

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This book focuses on the importance of play in evaluation and treating children with disabilities. It begins with an introduction to play and occupational therapy. Section two addresses assessment of play, section four discusses play as a means for enhancing development and skill acquisition, and the last section focuses on play as a goal of intervention. This

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This book focuses on the importance of play in evaluation and treating children with disabilities. It begins with an introduction to play and occupational therapy. Section two addresses assessment of play, section four discusses play as a means for enhancing development and skill acquisition, and the last section focuses on play as a goal of intervention. This comprehensive book, written by leading experts in the field, covers a broad array of topics and contains practical suggestions concerning evaluation and treatment. Includes key terms, review questions, many case examples and a glossary.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801678387
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
10/01/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

1Play and Occupational Therapy2
2Narrative Contributions to the Play History23
3Development and Current Use of the Knox Preschool Play Scale35
4Play and Playfulness: What to Look For52
5Family Narratives and Play Assessment67
6The Power of Object Play for Infants and Toddlers at Risk for Developmental Delays86
7Play and the Sensory Integrative Approach112
8Play in Middle Childhood: A Focus on Children with Behavior and Emotional Disorders126
9Elementary to Middle School Transition: Using Multicultural Play Activities to Develop Life Skills144
1OIntegrating Children with Disabilities into Family Play159
11Fostering Parent-Infant Playfulness in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit171
12Strategies To Enhance Play Experiences of Preschoolers with Prenatal Drug Exposure184
13Doing With - Not Doing To: Play and the Child with Cerebral Palsy202
14Accessing Play Through Assistive Technology219
15Storytelling, Storymaking, and Fantasy Play233

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