The Resource Occupational therapy for people with learning disabilities : a practical guide, [edited by] Jane Goodman, Jenni Hurst, Christine Locke ; foreword by Vincenzo Petruzziello

Occupational therapy for people with learning disabilities : a practical guide, [edited by] Jane Goodman, Jenni Hurst, Christine Locke ; foreword by Vincenzo Petruzziello

Label
Occupational therapy for people with learning disabilities : a practical guide
Title
Occupational therapy for people with learning disabilities
Title remainder
a practical guide
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Jane Goodman, Jenni Hurst, Christine Locke ; foreword by Vincenzo Petruzziello
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Using informative text this book explores in depth the issues of occupation for people with a learning disability from an occupational therapy perspective. It focuses on the role of occupation therapists in supporting and enabling people with learning disabilities to enjoy a fulfilling quality of life within their community. The contributing authors cover specific areas of expertise and explore the challenges for the client and the occupational therapist in many life experiences."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
NLM
Dewey number
616.85/889
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC394.L37
LC item number
O33 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Occupational therapy for people with learning disabilities : a practical guide, [edited by] Jane Goodman, Jenni Hurst, Christine Locke ; foreword by Vincenzo Petruzziello
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
Perspectives on occupational needs of people with learning disability / Jenni Hurst, Jane Goodman, and Christine Locke -- Historical perspectives : the lives of people with learning disabilities and the influence of occupational therapy / Jane Goodman, Jenni Hurst, and Christine Locke -- Occupations and the occupational therapy process / Jane Goodman and Christine Locke -- The interface between communication and community living / Christine Griffiths -- Occupation and health promotion / Jenni Hurst -- Activities of daily living (ADL) for individuals with a learning disability : using a sensory integrative approach / Vanessa Townsend -- Occupational choices : choosing employment? / Angela Kelsall -- Leisure / Christine Locke -- The challenges of maintaining occupation at times of transition / Jenni Hurst -- Working with parents with learning disabilities / Christine Locke -- Loss and bereavement / Jenni Hurst -- The older adult and life changes / Jenni Hurst -- More than having a say : user participation in learning disability services / Rhonwen Parry and Edwin Jones -- Working with people with learning disabilities and their networks / Sally Donati -- And finally...a personal comment / Christine Locke, Jenni Hurst, and Jane Goodman
Control code
000043581136
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 265 p.
Isbn
9780443102998
Lccn
2008045098
Other control number
100484542
Other physical details
ill.
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System control number
  • sr22970575
  • (OCoLC)263295168

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