Rehabilitation: The Use of Theories and Models in Practice

Rehabilitation: The Use of Theories and Models in Practice

by Sally Davis
     
 

This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. This practical resource provides an overview of models and theories relevant to rehabilitation. It identifies the use of models in practice to facilitate interdisciplinary teamwork and to enable a client-centered approach. This book also employs case studies and questions… See more details below

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This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. This practical resource provides an overview of models and theories relevant to rehabilitation. It identifies the use of models in practice to facilitate interdisciplinary teamwork and to enable a client-centered approach. This book also employs case studies and questions for practice to aid in applying the theory to clinical practice.

  • The newly revised WHO International Classification of Function serves as a framework for the book.
  • Provides an overview of models and theories of rehabilitation.
  • Includes case studies and questions for practice included.
  • Aimed at the wide range of allied health disciplines that aid individuals in their progress towards rehabilitation.
  • Provides criteria that can be used to assess the usefulness of various models for rehabilitation.
  • Explains terminology and differences between professions.
  • Promotes interdisciplinary cooperation.
  • Identifies areas for future research.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780443100246
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
02/09/2006
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.50(d)

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Table of Contents

Contributors

Foreword

Introduction

Section 1 - Rehabilitation and the ICF

1. Rehabilitation at Macro and Micro Level

2. The International Classification of Function and Health

Section 2 - Models and Theories

3. Models - Terminology and Usefulness

Section 3 - Models in Practice

4. The Canadian Model of Occupational Performance

5. The Illness Constellation Model

6. From PLISSIT to ExPLISSIT

7. Health Promotion Models

8. The Kawa (River) Model: Client-Centred Rehabilitation in Cultural Context

9. The Way Forward

Index

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