Occupational Therapy in Mental Health: A Vision for Participation
Author: Brown PhD OTR/L FAOTA, Catana
Brand: F. A. Davis Company
Number Of Pages: 928
Release Date: 31-01-2019
Details: Uses the Person-Environment-Occupation (PEO) model as a framework to promote the full participation in the lives of individuals with mental illness and those struggling with psychosocial issues related to their disabilities. Features first-person “The Lived Experience," narratives that give voice to the experience of living with a mental illness Incorporates “Photo Voice” features, a blend of photography and personal stories that enable individuals to record their visions and experiences to promote dialogue about important issues. Addresses co-occurring conditions such as depression, stroke, substance abuse and spinal cord injury, and attention deficit disorder and learning disabilities. Promotes best practices with “Evidence-Based Practice “boxes that synthesize significant research and implications for practice. Offers extensive information on theory and evidence-based interventions Employs active learning strategies to facilitate the application of knowledge, skills, and attitudes essential for mental health and psychosocial interventions. Addresses occupational therapy in a variety of practice settings for individuals from all cultures across the life span. Discusses non-diagnosis-based populations, such as the homeless, as well as the continuum of care from institution or hospital to the community.
Package Dimensions: 11.1 x 8.8 x 1.9 inches