Occupational Therapy for People with Learning Disabilities

This book is aimed primarily at occupational therapy undergraduate students, but will be of use to new practitioners working in the field of learning disability and other students studying topics related to learning disabilities. It meets perceived learning needs in line with theory and practice outcomes and provides an understanding of the current issues in health and social care for people with a learning disability. It provides a basis for further learning and the depth reflects present curricula demands and expectations in line with professional practice. There are also contributions and comments from service users with a learning disability. This book is aimed primarily at occupational therapy undergraduate students, but will be of use to new practitioners working in the field of learning disability and other students studying topics related to learning disabilities. It meets learning needs in line with theory and practice outcomes and provides an understanding of the current issues in health and social care for people with a learning disability. It provides a basis for further learning and the depth reflects present curricula demands and expectations in line with professional practice. There are also contributions and comments from service users with a learning disability. Informative text supported by reflective activities Reflects changes in service provision subsequent to "A Strategy for the 21st Century" Case scenarios and self assessment tasks Advises on further reading Offers occupational therapy focus on issues that are also relevant to other health professionals

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  • Author : Jane Goodman
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Pages : 265 pages
  • ISBN : 9780443102998
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Occupational Therapy for People with Learning Disabilities

Occupational Therapy for People with Learning Disabilities
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  • Release : 24 June 2021
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This book is aimed primarily at occupational therapy undergraduate students, but will be of use to new practitioners working in the field of learning disability and other students studying topics related to learning disabilities. It meets perceived learning needs in line with theory and practice outcomes and provides an understanding of the current issues in health and social care for people with a learning disability. It provides a basis for further learning and the depth reflects present curricula demands and

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  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Release : 20 February 2003
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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 17 June 2016
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Working with People with Learning Disabilities

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  • Publisher : Macmillan International Higher Education
  • Release : 24 June 2021
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The authors of this guide bring together the relevant theory for social workers, nurses, teachers and others working with people with learning disabilities. Using jargon-free explanations and case examples they provide the theoretical understanding needed to inform good practice and help to improve the quality of life of the person with a learning disability. They discuss both psychological and practical theories, including: cognitive and behavioural approaches; systems approach; task centred approach; role theory. Emphasising empowerment and inclusion of those with

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  • Author : William Sit,Marsha Neville
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 12 September 2019
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Handbook of Occupational Therapy for Adults With Physical Disabilities by Drs. William Sit and Marsha Neville provides quick and essential information for occupational therapists that are new to the adult practice setting. This handbook is primarily organized by body system into six sections: Occupational performance as a whole Central nervous system Peripheral nervous system, cranial nerves, and sensory system Musculoskeletal system Cardiovascular, lymphatic, respiratory, and integumentary systems Endocrine, digestive, urinary, and reproductive system At the beginning of each section, you

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Group Music Activities for Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Group Music Activities for Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
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  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Release : 15 August 2011
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Musical games and activities can significantly improve the social, emotional, cognitive and motor skills of adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. However, many music therapy resources are written with children in mind, and it can be difficult to find suitable age-appropriate activity ideas for adults. This versatile collection of 100 group music activities is the perfect sourcebook to provide insight to music therapists who are new to working with this client group, and inspiration to those familiar with working with adults

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  • Author : Cara Koscinski
  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Release : 01 November 2012
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If you are unsure about what occupational therapy (OT) is and how it can help your child, this accessible overview is for you. Answering all of the common questions about the issues an occupational therapist might address with a child with special needs, including core muscle strength, feeding, fine motor skills, sensory sensitivities, transitions and life-skills, this book also offers simple activities to practice at home that are inexpensive, fun and, most-importantly, OT-approved. This will be an illuminating and essential

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  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 05 July 2017
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  • Publisher : Academic Internet Pub Incorporated
  • Release : 01 March 2011
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  • Author : Helen Sonnet,Ann Taylor
  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Release : 15 July 2009
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  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 24 June 2021
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