Key Features

  • Discusses evidence-based practices and established theories but also includes contemporary developments
  • Range of expert contributors provide an international perspective of practice
  • Case studies highlighting the application of theory to practice
  • Details of the latest developments and debates in the field

Table of Contents

Foreword by Elizabeth Townsend
Preface
Acknowledgements
Cover painting by Michel Pochet
Contributors

Section 1 Introduction to the philosophy, principles and practice of occupational therapy
1 Introduction
Edward A.S. Duncan

2 Theoretical foundations of occupational therapy: external influences
Edward A.S. Duncan

3 Theoretical foundations of occupational therapy: internal influences
Edward A.S. Duncan

4 Skills and processes in occupational therapy
Edward A.S. Duncan

5 An introduction to conceptual models of practice and frames of reference
Edward A.S. Duncan

Section 2 Conceptual models of practice
6 The Model of Human Occupation: embracing the complexity of occupation by integrating theory into practice and practice into theory
Kirsty Forsyth & Gary Kielhofner

7 Applying the Canadian Model of Occupational Performance
Thelma Sumsion, Lesley Tischler-Draper & Sheila Heinicke

8 The Person–Environment–Occupational Performance (PEOP) Model
Charles Christiansen, Carolyn M. Baum & Julie Bass

9 The Functional Information-processing Model
Jackie Pool

10 The Kawa (River) Model
Michael K. Iwama & Kee Hean Lim

Section 3 Frames of reference
11 The client-centred frame of reference
Davina M. Parker

12 The cognitive behavioural frame of reference
Edward A.S. Duncan

13 An introduction to the psychodynamic frame of reference
Margaret A. Daniel & Sheena E.E. Blair

14 The biomechanical frame of reference in occupational therapy
Ian R. McMillan

15 Theoretical approaches to motor control and cognitive–perceptual function
Sally Feaver & Leisle Ezekiel

Section 4 A new

Details

No. of pages:
282
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
Electronic ISBN:
9780702046612
Electronic ISBN:
9780702061073
Print ISBN:
9780702053122

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