Client-Centered Practice in Occupational Therapy,
Edition 2 A Guide to Implementation
Edited by Thelma Sumsion, PhD, OT Reg(Ont), FCAOT

Publication Date: 10 May 2006
Directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States, Client-Centered Practice in Occupational Therapy continues to be the only book that provides the reader with both the theoretical underpinnings of client-centred practice as well as guidance on the practical application of this approach. For this second edition, all chapters have been updated and new concepts incorporated, and a new chapter on paediatrics has been added.

Key Features

  • New chapter on paediatrics, providing valuable guidance in how to apply this approach
  • New authors writing the mental health chapter giving a different focus that will challenge therapists working with this client group
  • All chapter have been updated to include current literature and current views on the application of a client-centred approach
  • New Features

    • Chapter on paediatric issues• Section on the application of the Canadian Occupational Performance Measure
    About the author
    Edited by Thelma Sumsion, PhD, OT Reg(Ont), FCAOT
    Table of Contents
    Contributors Page. Foreword by Christine Craik. Foreword by John Glossop. Chapter 1 - Overview of Client-Centred Practice (T. Sumsion). Chapter 2 - The Client-Centred Approach (T.Sumsion). Chapter 3 - Environmental Considerations (T. Sumsion). Chapter 4 - Implementation Issues (T. Sumsion). Chapter 5 - Implementing Client-Centred Practice (D. Parker). Chapter 6 - Using a Client-Centred Approach with Persons with Cognitive Impairment (S. Hobson). Chapter 7 - Using a Client-Centred Approach with Elderly People (S. Hobson). Chapter 8 - Ask, Listen and Learn: What Clients with a Mental Illness can Teach you about Client-Centred Practice (D. Corring and J. Cook). Chapter 9 - Physical Disabilities: Meeting the Challenges of Client-Centred Practice (M. Gage). Chapter 10 - Client-Centred Practice in Paediatrics (D. Stewart and D. Cameron). Chapter 11 - The Canadian Occupational Performance Measure (N. Pollock, M.A. McColl and A. Carswell). Index.
    Book details
    ISBN: 9780443101717
    Page Count: 200
    Retail Price : £37.99
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