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
Electronic ISBN:
9780702062810
Electronic ISBN:
9780702049507
Print ISBN:
9780702045899

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