Key Features

  • Comprehensive content covers the material taught in group process and occupational analysis courses thoroughly and completely for the OTA.
  • Logically organized content that’s written in a matter-of-fact style helps you better understand and retain information.
  • Clinical pearls emphasize the practical application of the information.
  • Therapeutic Media are tried-and-true methods pulled from the author’s extensive experience.

Table of Contents

  1. Occupational and Group Analysis using the Occupational Therapy Practice Framework (OTPF), 2nd edition (2008)
  2. Activity Analysis
  3. Interpersonal Relationships and Communication
  4. Therapeutic Use of Self
  5. Teaching and Learning
  6. Group Process and Management: Attaining Group Goals
  7. Group Process and Management: Attaining Individual Goals
  8. Occupational and Group Analysis: Pediatrics
  9. Occupational and Group Analysis: Adolescents
  10. Occupational and Group Analysis: Adults
  11. Occupational and Group Analysis: Elderly
  12. Application of Occupational and Group Analysis in Traditional and Emerging Practice Settings
  13. Ethical Considerations
  14. Managing Difficult Groups


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About the authors

Jane O'Brien

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor, Occupational Therapy Department, Westbrook College of Health Professions, University of New England, Portland, ME

Jean Solomon

Affiliations and Expertise

Occupational Therapist, Berkeley County School District, Moncks Corner, SC