Adaptation Through Occupation: Multidimensional Perspectives

Adaptation Through Occupation: Multidimensional Perspectives

by Lenin C. Grajo

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ISBN-13: 9781630913991
Publisher: SLACK, Incorporated
Publication date: 08/01/2018
Pages: 225
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author


Lenin C. Grajo, PhD, EdM, OTR/L, is Assistant Professor of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine (Occupational Therapy) in the Programs in Occupational Therapy at Columbia University Irving Medical Center in New York, NY. A pediatric occupational therapist by practice, he is a strong advocate of evidence-informed, occupation-based, theory-guided, client-centered, and occupational justice–promoting occupational therapy service provision.
Dr. Grajo is elected Chairperson of the Education Special Interest Section of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) and a voting member of the Commission on Education of AOTA from 2016-2019. He is a multi-awarded educator who has taught in the Philippines and the United States.
 
Angela K. Boisselle, PhD, OTR, ATP, has 18 years’ experience as a pediatric occupational therapist and assistive technologist. She currently works at Cook Children’s Health Plan as the Therapy Supervisor of Utilization Management. Her practice and research background include pediatric complex care, occupational adaptation, neuromuscular diseases, creativity, international occupational therapy, and assistive technology.
Dr. Boisselle is active with the American Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine (AACPDM) and World Health Organization Global Cooperative on Assistive Technology (GATE). Dr. Boisselle has also served as a research consultant with University of Texas at Arlington Computer Science and Engineering Department since 2009. She has collaborated on several projects, including robotics, human computer interaction, and virtual rehabilitation.
 

Table of Contents

Dedication

Acknowledgments

About the Editors

Contributing Authors

Foreword by Sally W. Schultz, PhD, OT, LPC-S

Introduction

Section I          Conceptual Evolution of Occupational Adaptation

                                Overview

                                Angela K. Boisselle, PhD, OTR, ATP
                                Lenin C. Grajo, PhD, EdM, OTR/L

Chapter 1               Defining the Construct of Occupational Adaptation

                                Lenin C. Grajo, PhD, EdM, OTR/L
                                Angela K. Boisselle, PhD, OTR, ATP
                                Elaina DaLomba, PhD, MSW, OTR/L

 

Chapter 2               Adaptation as a Measure of Occupational Participation

                                Lorrie George-Paschal, PhD, OTR/L, ATP
                                Lenin C. Grajo, PhD, EdM, OTR/L

 

Section II        Neuroscience Perspectives on Occupational Adaptation

                                Overview

                                Angela K. Boisselle, PhD, OTR, ATP
                                Lenin C. Grajo, PhD, EdM, OTR/L

Chapter 3               Neural Basis of Adaptation: Neuroplasticity and Movement Sciences
                                Dawn M. Nilsen, EdD, OTR/L, FAOTA
                                Angela K. Boisselle, PhD, OTR, ATP

Chapter 4               Neural Basis of Adaptation: Motivation, Intention, Resilience, and Goal-Directed Behaviors

                                Katherine Dimitropoulou, PhD, OTR
                                Mary Frances Baxter, PhD, OT, FAOTA

Section III       Occupational Adaptation in Occupational Therapy Theories and Models

                                Overview

                               Lenin C. Grajo, PhD, EdM, OTR/L
                                Angela K. Boisselle, PhD, OTR, ATP

Chapter 5               Occupational Adaptation as a Normative and Intervention Process: New Perspectives on Schkade and Schultz’s Professional Legacy

                                Lenin C. Grajo, PhD, EdM, OTR/L

Chapter 6               Formation of Identity and Occupational Competence: Occupational Adaptation in the Model of Human Occupation

                                Patricia Bowyer, EdD, MS, OTR, FAOTA

Chapter 7               Adaptation From a Sensory Processing Perspective

                               Lauren Little, PhD, OTR/L
                                Winifred Dunn, PhD, OTR, FAOTA

Chapter 8               Adaptation as a Transaction With the Environment: Perspectives From the Ecology of Human Performance Model

                               Evan E. Dean, PhD, OTR
                                Anna Wallisch, PhD, OTR/L
                                Winifred Dunn, PhD, OTR, FAOTA

Section IV       Occupational Adaptation in Occupational Science

                                Overview

                                Lenin C. Grajo, PhD, EdM, OTR/L
                                Angela K. Boisselle, PhD, OTR, ATP

Chapter 9               An Occupational Science Perspective on Occupation, Adaptation, and Participation

                                Rebecca M. Aldrich, PhD, OTR/L
                                Kendra Heatwole Shank, PhD, OTR/L

Chapter 10            The Lived Experience of Occupational Adaptation: Adaptation in the Wake of Adversity, Life Transitions, and Change

                                Mandy Stanley, PhD

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