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Psychosocial Occupational Therapy

Psychosocial Occupational Therapy - 2nd edition

Psychosocial Occupational Therapy - 2nd edition

ISBN13: 9781401812324

ISBN10: 1401812325

Psychosocial Occupational Therapy by Elizabeth Cara and Anne MacRae - ISBN 9781401812324
Edition: 2ND 05
Copyright: 2005
Publisher: Delmar Learning
International: No
Psychosocial Occupational Therapy by Elizabeth Cara and Anne MacRae - ISBN 9781401812324

ISBN13: 9781401812324

ISBN10: 1401812325

Edition: 2ND 05

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An excellent resource for coursework in psychosocial occupational therapy, this revised edition focuses on the clinical applications of psychosocial occupational therapy to prepare the reader for working with actual clients in real-life contexts. With a user friendly approach focusing on diagnosis, this book is filled with case illustrations to demonstrate therapy in clinical practice. Covering current issues written on by topic experts with a clinical focus, it also brings in the International perspective. Extensive revisions and reorganization reflect the recent Occupational Therapy Practice Framework (AOTA, 2002), making this the most up-to-date reference available.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Preface to first edition.
Preface to second edition.

Part I: The Mental Health Context.

Chapter 1: The Social and Personal Effects of Mental Illness.
Chapter 2: Environmental and Cultural Considerations.

Part II: Theoretical Concepts.

Chapter 3: The Philosophical Foundations of Psychosocial Occupational Therapy.
Chapter 4: Psychological Models.

Part III: Diagnosis and Dysfunction.

Chapter 5: Psychopathology & the Diagnostic Process.
Chapter 6: Schizophrenia.
Chapter 7: Mood Disorders.
Chapter 8: Anxiety Disorders.
Chapter 9: Personality Disorders.

Part IV: Mental Health Across the Lifespan.

Chapter 10: Mental Health of Children.
Chapter 11: Mental Health of Adolescents.
Chapter 12: Mental Health of the Elderly.

Part V: Mental Health with Physical Disorders.

Chapter 13. Psychosocial Adjustment to Physical Disability.
Chapter 14: Psychological and Behavioral Sequelae of Brain Disorders.
Chapter 15: Psychosocial Aspects of Chronic Pain.
Chapter 16: Substance Abuse.

Part VI: Occupational Therapy Intervention.

Chapter 17: Evaluation and Assessment.
Chapter 18: Approaches and Techniques.
Chapter 19: Groups.

Part VII: Non-Traditional Roles for OT in Mental Health.

Chapter 20: Occupational Therapy in the Criminal Justice System.
Chapter 21: Vocational Programming.
Chapter 22: Case Management.

Part VIII: Clinically Related Roles.

Chapter 23: Supervision in the MH Setting.
Chapter 24: D
emonstrating Effectiveness in Occupational Therapy.