Cases In Pediatric Occupational Therapy: Assessment And Intervention by Susan M. CahillCases In Pediatric Occupational Therapy: Assessment And Intervention by Susan M. Cahill

Cases In Pediatric Occupational Therapy: Assessment And Intervention

bySusan M. Cahill, Patricia BowyerEditorSusan M. Cahill

Paperback | November 15, 2014

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Cases in Pediatric Occupational Therapy: Assessment and Interventionis designed to provide a comprehensive collection of case studies that reflects the scope of current pediatric occupational therapy practice.

Drs. Susan Cahill and Patricia Bowyer, along with more than 50 contributors, begin each section with an introduction to the practice setting and direct instructors and students to additional resources for more information. The text includes more than 40 cases that include client overviews, relevant history and background information; information regarding the analysis of occupational performance; information about progress in treatment; and questions to promote the development and refinement of clinical reasoning skills.

Cases are presented from various practice settings, including:
  • The neonatal intensive care unit
  • Early intervention
  • School systems
  • Outpatient services
  • Hospital-based settings
  • Mental health settings
  • Community settings

Each case included inCases in Pediatric Occupational Therapyis written by professionals with first-hand experience working with pediatric clients from the specific practice setting, and it aligns with the occupational therapy process represented in the AOTA'sOccupational Therapy Practice Framework,Third Edition.In addition, supplemental information, photographs, and video clips help to bring the cases to life.

Instructors in educational settings can visit for additional materials to be used in the classroom.

Cases in Pediatric Occupational Therapywill guide occupational therapy students, faculty, and practitioners through effective clinical decision making during the selection of assessment procedures and the development of client-centered and context-specific intervention plans.
Susan M. Cahill, PhD, OTR/Lcompleted her entry-level occupational therapy education at the University of Illinois at Chicago. She received a Master's Degree in Educational Leadership from Dominican University in River Forest, Illinois, and a PhD in Special Education from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Dr. Cahill has 17 years of...
Title:Cases In Pediatric Occupational Therapy: Assessment And InterventionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:208 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.5 inPublished:November 15, 2014Publisher:Slack IncorporatedLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

About the Editors
Contributing Authors

Chapter 1 The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Jaylene: Prematurity/Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Jennifer J. Hofherr, MS, OTR/L, C/NDT
Maya: Premature Infant/Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Maureen Connors Lenke, OTR/L
Sam: Premature Infant/Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Maureen Connors Lenke, OTR/L
Marco: Premature Infant/Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Mary J. Greer, MOT
Pablo: Premature Infant/Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Sonia F. Kay, PhD, OTR/L and Marvieann Garcia-Rodriguez, MHS, BHS, OTR

Chapter 2 Introduction to Early Intervention
Royce: Developmental Delay/Early Intervention
Ashley Stoffel, OTD, OTR/L and M. Veronica Llerena, MS, OTR/L
Catherine: Agenesis of the Corpus Callosum/Early Intervention Transition
Deborah K. Anderson, PT, MS, PCS
Tommy: Sensory Dysmodulation and Dyspraxia/Early Intervention
Kimberly Bryze, PhD, OTR/L and Roberta K. O'Shea, PT, DPT, PhD
Cooper: Developmental Delay/Early Intervention
Susan M. Cahill, PhD, OTR/L
Ricky: Developmental Delay and Sensory Processing Disorder/Early Intervention
Robin Elaine Fogerty, OTD, OTR/L; Thelma Haydee Montemayor, MOTS; and Patricia Bowyer, EdD, MS, OTR, FAOTA

Chapter 3 Introduction to School Systems
Denny: Autism and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder/School Systems
Meghan Suman, MS, OTR/L, BCP
Donovan: Emotional Disturbance/Middle School
Heather Roberts, MHA, OTR/L
Serena: At Risk for Learning and Social Emotional Disabilities/School Systems
Susan M. Cahill, PhD, OTR/L
Kendra: Cerebral Palsy
Robin Elaine Fogerty, OTD, OTR/L; Meagan E. Wisniewski, BS; and Patricia Bowyer, EdD, MS, OTR, FAOTA
Wilson: Learning Disability/School Systems
Susan M. Cahill, PhD, OTR/L
Johanna: Cerebral Palsy/School Systems
Susan M. Cahill, PhD, OTR/L
April: Autism/Private Separate Day School
Wanda Mahoney, PhD, OTR/L
Abby: Down Syndrome/School Systems
Mickenzie Wilson, OTS; Jennifer Clone, OTS; and Agnieszka Moroni, OTS
Gina: Cerebral Palsy/School Systems
Minetta Wallingford, DrOT, OTR/L
Jefferson Union High School District: Sexuality and Dating Skills Training/School Systems
Joanna Swanton, MS, OTR/L
Ozzy: Childhood Trauma With Neuromotor Sequelae
Kimberly Bryze, PhD, OTR/L

Chapter 4 Introduction to Outpatient Services
Conrad: Sensory Processing Disorder, Fine- and Gross-Motor Delay/Outpatient Clinic
Erin Anderson, OTR/L; Michelle Bednarek, MS, OTR/L; and Melissa Williamson, OTR/L
Jacob: Sensory Processing Disorder/Outpatient Clinic
Dana Pais, OTD, OTR/L
Brad: Brain Tumor/Outpatient
Kendall Carithers, OTR and Lauro A. Munoz, OTR, MOT, CHC
Nadir: Motor Disorder/Outpatient Rehabilitation
Carly Thom, MA, OTR/L
Renee: CHARGE Syndrome/Outpatient
Leon Washington, OTR, PhD, LMSW, C/NDT
Finn: Autism Spectrum Disorder and Feeding Concerns
Kristin Winston, PhD, OTR/L

Chapter 5 Introduction to Hospital-Based Settings
Alexa: Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury/Inpatient Rehabilitation
Sara Clark, MS, OTR/L and Jennifer Schmidt, OTR/L
Jenna: Complex Regional Pain Syndrome/Hand Therapy
Susanne Higgins, MHS, OTR/L, CHT and Jennifer Bobo, MOT, OTR/L, CHT
Jonathon: Pediatric Spinal Cord Injury/Rehabilitation
Gail A. Poskey, PhD, OTR
Martha: Spina Bifida/Hospital Clinic
Rachel Galant, MS, OTR/L
Liam: Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Septic Shock, Cardiac Myopathy/Oncology
Lisa Robken, OTR
Robby: Feeding Disorder/Hospital-Based Feeding Clinic
Patricia W. Ideran, OTR/L, CEIM and Jennifer L. Zieman, MOTR/L, CEIM
Lyrik: Amyoplasia Multiplex Congenita/Outpatient
Angela R. Shierk, PhD, OTR
Jane: Pediatric Spinal Cord Injury/Inpatient Rehabilitation
Elizabeth Kohler-Rausch, OTR/L

Chapter 6 Introduction to Mental Health Settings
Abigail: Aggression/Inpatient Psychiatric Unit
Lisa Mahaffey, MS, OTR/L, FAOTA
Tiffany: Pediatric Depression/Community-Based Mental Health
Brad E. Egan, OTD, MA, OTR/L and Eric Howard, COTA/L
Sophia: Early Intervention/Infant Mental Health 1
Kris Pizur-Barnekow, PhD, OTR/L; Jennifer Nash, PhD, OTR/L; Susan Wendel, MS, OTR/L; and Molly Chopper
William: Bipolar Disorder/School
Sally W. Schultz, PhD, OTR, LPC
James: Posttraumatic Stress Disorder/Inpatient Psychiatry
Ann Aviles de Bradley, PhD, OTR/L
Emma: Anxiety Disorder/Inpatient
Kristin Winston, PhD, OTR/L and Jamie Harmon, MS, OTR/L

Chapter 7 Introduction to Community Settings
Michael: Anoxic Brain Injury/Hippotherapy
Monica Griffin, OTD, OTR/L, C/NDT
Opening Doors/Community Organization
Brittany Diasio, MOT, OTR/L; Brooke Nicole Dudley, MOT, OTR/L; Brianne N. Heiland, MOT, OTR/L; Elizabeth Kohler-Rausch, OTR/L; and Kiley Rich, MOT, OTR/L
Ivan: Status Post Burns and Left Lower Extremity Amputation/Village in Ecuador
Mark Kovic, OTD, OTR/L

La Fuente: Community-Based Parent Education and Advocacy Training in Special Education
Cindy DeRuiter, OTD, OTR/L
Carlos: Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy/Hospice
Wanda Mahoney, PhD, OTR/L

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