Princeton University Library Catalog

Community practice in occupational therapy : a guide to serving the community / Susan K. Meyers.

Author:
Meyers, Susan K. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, c2010.
Description:
xviii, 274 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Summary note:
"Community Practice in Occupational Therapy: A Guide to Serving the Community integrates the history of health care and principles of management, marketing, and economics to provide guidelines for community practice. It examines existing occupational therapy practices that serve specific age groups and encourages professionals to identify innovative ways to aid underserved areas in their community."--BOOK JACKET.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Sect. I. Exploring Historical and Economic Relevance of Community Practice -- Ch. 1. The Beginning of Community-Based Occupational Therapy -- Ch. 2. Principles to Guide Community Practice -- Sect. II. Exploring Developed Practice in the Community: Opportunities for Practice -- Ch. 3. Community Practice with Children and Adolescents -- Ch. 4. Community Practice with Adults -- Ch. 5. Aging in the Community -- Ch. 6. Community Mental Health Practice -- Sect. III. Developing and Implementing Your Own Ideas for Community Practice -- Ch. 7. Preplanning for Community Practice Development -- Ch. 8. Developing Your Practice -- Ch. 9. Financing Your Practice -- Ch. 10. Marketing Your Program -- Ch. 11. Linking Evaluation with Planning, Financing, and Marketing Your Service -- Sect. IV. Examples of Three Community Programs Developed by Occupational Therapists -- Ch. 12. Katrina Kids Program Development and Evaluation / Fengyi Kuo -- Ch. 13. Occupational Therapy Services for People Who Are Homeless and in Hospice Care / Ann Chapleau -- Ch. 14. Life Skills Programming for Pregnant and Parenting Adolescent Girls / Leslie Roundtree.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780763762490 (alk. paper)
  • 0763762490 (alk. paper)
LCCN:
2009027209
OCLC:
320805026
RCP:
C - S