Key Features

  • Presents different theories and approaches
  • Outlines the occupational therapy process
  • Discusses the implications of a wide range of practice contexts
  • Describes a broad range of techniques used by occupational therapists
  • Provides many different perspectives through service user commentaries

Table of Contents

Section 1 INFORMING PHILOSOPHY AND THEORY

1 A short history of occupational therapy in mental health
Catherine F. Paterson
Service User Commentary by Matthew Pickles

2 Mental health and well-being
Jon Fieldhouse, Katrina Bannigan

3 The knowledge base of occupational therapy
Jennifer Creek
Service User Commentary by Philippa Lalor

Section 2 THE OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY PROCESS

4 Approaches to practice
Jennifer Creek

5 Assessment and outcome measurement
Alison Bullock

6 Planning and implementing interventions
Sonya Mccullough

Section 3 ENSURING QUALITY

7 Professional accountability
Clare Beighton, Bob Collins

8 Management and leadership
Gabrielle Richards

9 Research and evidence-based practice
Katrina Bannigan
Service User Commentary by Karan Essien

Section 4 THE CONTEXT OF OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY

10 Ethics
Diane E. Cotterill

11 Perspectives on using and providing services
Anne-Laure Donskoy, Rosemarie Stevens, Wendy Bryant

12 Developing the student practitioner
Anne Lawson-Porter
Service User Commentary by Lisa J Ward

13 An intersectional approach to inequity
Marina Morrow, Susan Lynn Hardie

Section 5 OCCUPATIONS

14 Physical activity for mental health and well-being
Fiona Cole
Service User Commentary by Daljit Saini

15 Cognitive approaches to intervention
Sarah Lee, Rachel West
Service User Commentary by Sarah Mercer

16 Client-centred groups
Marli Cole
Service User Commentary

Details

No. of pages:
552
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2014
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
Print ISBN:
9780702045899
eBook ISBN:
9780702049507
eBook ISBN:
9780702062810

About the editors

Wendy Bryant

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Lecturer - Occupational Therapy, School of Health and Human Sciences, University of Essex, Colchester, UK

Jon Fieldhouse

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Lecturer In Occupational Therapy, School of Health and Social Care, University of the West of England, Bristol, UK

Katrina Bannigan

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor (Reader) of Occupational Therapy, School of Health Professions, Faculty of Health and Human Sciences, Peninsula Allied Health Centre, Plymouth, UK