Introduction to Occupational Therapy / Edition 2 available in Hardcover
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- Elsevier Health Sciences
The second edition of this popular book features a new co-author and has been substantially revised in format, content, and references to reflect the current state of the profession. It covers all topics that an introductory OT or OTA student needs to know. Chapters have been completely reorganized for better flow and understandability. There are three sections: Section 1, The Profession of Occupational Therapy, Section 2, The Practice of Occupational Therapy, Section 3, Specific Skills to Develop.
* Geared for both the occupational therapy student and the occupational therapy assistant student. * Contains approximately 55 figures providing the reader with a visual guide to the material presented. * Content is very comprehensive, covering all the material that an introductory OT or OTA student will need to know. * Each chapter includes the following: chapter objectives, key terms, and suggested activities.
• New content includes: service management functions including documentation, clinical reasoning and problem solving, activity analysis, standards and regulation, occupational therapy process including evaluation and treatment planning, the unique role of the occupational therapy assistant, the history of OT, practice settings, and ethics. Testimonials from practising OTs about their profession are scattered throughout the book.
• Chapters have been completely reorganized for better flow and understandability. Key terms and chapter objectives are provided.
• New illustrations and photos are clearly tied into the text. Features up-to-date references for each chapter, allowing the reader an opportunity for further reading on a particular subject.
• New design and trim size makes the information more reader-friendly and easy to follow and use. FEATURES:
• Geared for both the occupational therapy student and the occupational therapy assistant student. Contains approximately 55 figures providing the reader with a visual guide to the material presented.
• Content is very comprehensive, covering all the material that an introductory OT or OTA student will need to know. Each chapter includes the following: chapter objectives, key terms, and suggested activities.
|Publisher:||Elsevier Health Sciences|
|Edition description:||Older Edition|
|Product dimensions:||7.20(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)|
|Age Range:||18 Years|
Table of Contents
Section I: The Profession of Occupational Therapy Chapter 1: Introductory Questions Chapter 2: Looking Back: A History of Occupational Therapy Chapter 3: Philosophy of Occupational Therapy Chapter 4: Occupational Therapy Personnel and Educational Requirements Chapter 5: Employment Settings Chapter 6: Ethics of the Profession Chapter 7: Standards and the Regulation of Occupational Therapy Practice Chapter 8: American Occupational Therapy Association Section II: The Practice of Occupational Therapy Chapter 9: Occupational Performance: A Model for Practice Chapter 10: Overview of the Occupational Therapy Process Chapter 11: Assessment in Occupational Therapy Chapter 12: Treatment Planning and Implementation Chapter 13: Service Management Functions Section III: Specific Skills to Develop Chapter 14: Terminology Chapter 15: Human Interaction Skills Chapter 16: Therapeutic Activities Chapter 17: Clinical Reasoning Glossary Appendices Appendix A- Role Delineation Appendix B- Occupational Therapy Code of Ethics Appendix C- Standards of Practice Appendix D- Uniform Terminology