Occupational Therapy Essentials for Clinical Competence

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  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 12/12/2009
  • Publisher: Slack Incorporated
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The occupational therapy profession has seen many textbooks on a wide range of topics, but never has a text used the ACOTE Accreditation Standards as a blueprint, incorporating them as a way to intricately outline a plan of action for the current practice of occupational therapy. Occupational Therapy Essentials for Clinical Competencebegins by linking the ACOTE Accreditation Standards with current practice in chapters for students and educators. With 50 expert contributors, this forward-thinking text sets the stage with two foundational concepts vital to the study of occupation: flow and culture. Led by nationally reknowned authors, Karen Sladyk, Karen Jacobs, and Nancy MacRae,Occupational Therapy Essentials for Clinical Competencepresents a summary of interconnected constructs that define and direct occupational therapy practice. Inside you will find: bull; Basic tenets of occupational therapy bull; Occupational therapy theoretical perspectives bull; Screening, evaluation, and referral bull; Formulation and implementation of an intervention plan bull; Context of service delivery bull; Management of occupational therapy services bull; Professional ethics, values, and responsibilities bull; Culture and its role in occupational choice and performance Occupational Therapy Essentials for Clinical Competencealso includes student activities at the end of each chapter, as well as on-line material that consists of multiple choice questions, chapter objectives, teacher activities, and PowerPoint slides. Some Additional Features Include: bull; Examples as viewed and analyzed from multiple perspectives bull; Evidence-based practice reviews that provide a starting point to have each topic explored in depth bull; Evaluation of the mastery of application and self-assessment exercises bull; Integration throughout the text of Occupational Therapy Practice Framework: Domain and Process, Second Edition Occupational Therapy Essentials for Clinical Competenceincorporates adult learning theory as its basis to assist in establishing cognitive interest. All occupational therapists will welcome this unique organizational format of grouping concepts together to reinforce and facilitate learning.

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