Ryan's Occupational Therapy Assistant Principles, Practice Issues and Techniques

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  • Edition: 3rd
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  • Copyright: 2001-01-18
  • Publisher: Slack Incorporated
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The classic foundation work developed by Sally Ryan, COTA, ROH, has been completely revised and updated to reflect current healthcare trends. The reformulation of Ryan

Table of Contents

Dedicationp. v
About the Editorsp. ix
Contributing Authorsp. xi
Prefacep. xv
Historical Perspectivep. xvii
Forewordp. xix
Historical, Philosophical, and Theoretical Principlesp. 1
Looking Back, Living Forward: Occupational Therapy Historyp. 3
The COTA Heritage: Proud and Dynamicp. 17
Philosophy and Core Values of Occupational Therapyp. 29
Human Developmentp. 39
Uniform Terminology: Our Languagep. 47
Activity Analysis: Our Toolp. 57
Frames of Reference and Models in Practicep. 71
Therapeutic Intervention Processp. 85
Occupation: An Individual Choicep. 91
Teaching and Learningp. 101
Occupations and Disabilitiesp. 107
A Baby with Visual Deficitsp. 109
A Toddler with Pervasive Developmental Disorderp. 119
Two Preschoolers with Sensory Integration Dysfunctionp. 131
Two Children with Cerebral Palsyp. 145
A Second-Grader with Conduct Disorderp. 157
A Third-Grader with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorderp. 165
A Teenager with Depressionp. 175
A Young Adult Car Mechanic with Traumatic Brain Injuryp. 183
A Telephone Repairman with Spinal Cord Injuryp. 195
A Teacher's Aide with Schizophreniap. 211
A Mother and Caterer with Multiple Sclerosisp. 217
A Self-Help Group Leader with Anxietyp. 227
Three People Across the Age Span with Arthritisp. 235
A Plumber and Golfer with Total Hip Arthroplastyp. 245
A Senior Homemaker with Substance Abusep. 257
A Businessman with a Strokep. 265
A Homemaker and Volunteer with Parkinson's Diseasep. 277
A Retired Librarian with Sensory Deficitsp. 287
A Married Couple Dealing with Alzheimer's Diseasep. 301
Treatment Techniques, Procedures, and Conceptsp. 315
Applied Group Dynamics and Therapeutic Use of Selfp. 317
Arts and Crafts as Occupationp. 331
Assistive Technology and Adaptive Equipmentp. 339
Basic Splintingp. 351
Wellness and Health Promotionp. 363
Life Skillsp. 369
Activities of Daily Livingp. 377
Work Injury Activitiesp. 393
Management of Practice Issuesp. 401
Documentationp. 403
OTA Supervisionp. 413
The Role of the OTA as an Activities Directorp. 421
Functional Ethicsp. 435
Teamwork and Team Buildingp. 445
Management Issues and Modelsp. 457
Professional Development and Socializationp. 465
Human Developmental Chartp. 479
Standards of Practice for Occupational Therapyp. 489
Occupational Therapy Code of Ethics--2000p. 493
Internet Resourcesp. 497
Indexp. 501
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