Occupational Therapy Interventions: Function And Occupations by Catherine MerianoOccupational Therapy Interventions: Function And Occupations by Catherine Meriano

Occupational Therapy Interventions: Function And Occupations

byCatherine Meriano, Donna LatellaEditorCatherine Meriano

Paperback | March 15, 2016

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Occupational Therapy Interventions: Functions and Occupations, Second Editionis a unique and comprehensive text intended to provide the essential information required for occupational therapy practice in the physical approach to the intervention process. This practical and user-friendly text offers an entry-level approach to bridging the American Occupational Therapy Association'sOccupational Therapy Practice Framework,Third Editionwith everyday practice, specifically concerning interventions.

Dr. Catherine Meriano and Dr. Donna Latella focus each chapter of the text on an area of occupation, evidence-based practice, current intervention options, as well as a specific hands-on approach to grading interventions. Although the focus of the text is the intervention process,Occupational Therapy Interventions: Function and Occupations, Second Editionalso includes a detailed “Evaluation Grid which offers a unique approach to choosing occupational therapy evaluations.

New in theSecond Edition:
  • New evidence-based articles have been added to each of the chapters
  • Some new rewritten and expanded chapters
  • Updated references throughout
  • Includes sample exam questions with each chapter
  • Updated key concepts and incorporated new documents such as:
    • AOTA'sOccupational Therapy Practice Framework,Third Edition
    • AOTA'sOccupational Therapy Code of Ethics
    • AOTA'sGuidelines for Supervision, Roles, and Responsibilities During the Delivery of Occupational Therapy Services
Instructors in educational settings can visit www.efacultylounge.com for additional materials to be used for teaching in the classroom.

With the incorporation of new evidence-based concepts, updates to reflect the AOTA's newest documents, and new hands-on approaches to interventions,Occupational Therapy Interventions: Functions and Occupations, Second Editionshould be by the side of every occupational therapy student and entry-level practitioner.
Catherine Meriano, JD, MHS, OTR/Lis a tenured Professor of Occupational Therapy at Quinnipiac University, Hamden, Connecticut. Her clinical background is in acute care, outpatient rehabilitation, and nursing home practice. Catherine is received her certification in Advanced Online Teaching from the Online Learning Consortium and teache...
Title:Occupational Therapy Interventions: Function And OccupationsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:552 pages, 10 × 7 × 1.5 inPublished:March 15, 2016Publisher:Slack IncorporatedLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1617110558

ISBN - 13:9781617110559

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Table of Contents

About the Authors
Contributing Authors

Chapter 1 Introduction
Catherine Meriano, JD, MHS, OTR/L and Donna Latella, EdD, OTR/L
Chapter 2 Foundational Skills for Functional Activities
Deanna Proulx-Sepelak, MHA, OTR/L
Chapter 3 Activities of Daily Living
Catherine Meriano, JD, MHS, OTR/L and Donna Latella, EdD, OTR/L
Chapter 4 Instrumental Activities of Daily Living
Tracy Van Oss, DHSc, MPH, OTR/L, FAOTA
Chapter 5 Education
Kimberly D. Hartmann, PhD, MHS, OTR/L, FAOTA
Chapter 6 Work
Martha J. Sanders, PhD, MSOSH, OTR/L, CPE and Robert Wright, OTR/L
Chapter 7 Retirement, Volunteering, and End-of-Life Issues
Marilyn B. Cole, MS, OTR/L, FAOTA
Chapter 8 Leisure
Margo Ruth Gross, EdD, LMFT, LMT, OTR/L and Peter Tascione, OTR/L
Chapter 9 Social Participation
Roseanna Tufano, LMFT, OTR/L
Chapter 10 Health and Wellness
Francine M. Seruya, PhD, OTR/L

Appendix A: Resources
Appendix B: Assessment Grid by Amy P. Burns, JD, MOT, OTR/L

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