ISBN - 9780470025642
Autor(es) - Joanne Ross
Editora - Wiley-Blackwell
Ano de Edição - 2008
N º de Páginas -
N º de páginas: 278
Ano de edição: 2008
This book introduces the occupational therapist to the practice of vocational rehabilitation. As rehabilitation specialists, Occupational Therapists work in a range of diverse settings with clients who have a variety of physical, emotional and psychological conditions. Research has proven that there are many positive benefits from working to health and well-being. This book highlights the contribution, which can be made by occupational therapists in assisting disabled, ill or injured workers to access, remain in and return to work.
Table of Contents
1 Understanding Vocational Rehabilitation.
2 The Evolution of Vocational Rehabilitation.
3 The Meaning and Value of Work.
4 Theoretical Frameworks in Vocational Rehabilitation.
5 Service Models in Vocational Rehabilitation.
6 Occupational Therapy and the Vocational Rehabilitation Process.
7 Vocational Rehabilitation for Specific Health Conditions and Disabilities.
8 Team Structures in Vocational Rehabilitation.
9 Working within the Law in Industry.
10 Future Directions.