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Measuring Occupational Performance Supporting Best Practice in Occupational Therapy

ISBN-10: 1556426836
ISBN-13: 9781556426834
Edition: 2nd 2005
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Description: As the profession of occupational therapy continues to mature and expand its practice, the measurement of occupational performance is one of the key avenues that all practicing clinicians will need to explore and master. A complex subject for the  More...

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Book details

List price: $71.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: SLACK, Incorporated
Publication date: 9/2/2005
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 440
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 2.992
Language: English

As the profession of occupational therapy continues to mature and expand its practice, the measurement of occupational performance is one of the key avenues that all practicing clinicians will need to explore and master. A complex subject for the new and practicing occupational therapist, each step in the evaluation process from assessment to interpretation to intervention is critical. Having one solid, evidence-based textbook to teach and guide in the measurement process is welcome. With an emphasis on the context of current best practice, "Measuring Occupational Performance: Supporting Best Practice in Occupational Therapy" rises to meet this challenge in an updated and expanded second edition. Three of the professions most recognized and leading professionals, Drs. Mary Law, Carolyn M. Baum, and Winnie Dunn, have joined together to bring their expertise in assessing occupational performance to the pages of the second edition of "Measuring Occupational Performance," With a more focused approach on evidence based rehabilitation and accountability, the student will be guided throughout their educational career by learning to identify the best approach for outcome measurement. "Measuring Occupational Performance" provides easily accessible, up-to-date information for all occupational performance measures, including a systematic, detailed focus on measures important for evidence-based occupational therapy. Measurement issues and practices are discussed, and a decision-making framework is provided to guide the choice of assessment tools,"" This timely work helps to simplify a complex subject, and is a must-have for both occupational therapy students and practitioners. New to the second edition: - A new focus that accounts for the profession' s shift to evidence based rehabilitation and occupation. - Updated and restructured measures that allow this to be the only resource needed for measuring occupational performance. - Streamlined tables for easy access to information and are now located at the conclusion of each chapter. - An added chapter on participation measures. - New appendices that list measures by author and test name allow for easy navigation through an array of topics, including conducting assessments, interpreting measurement information, and strategies for using assessment information.

Dedication
Acknowledgments
About the Editors
Contributing Authors
Preface
Foreword
Foundations of Occupational Therapy Measurement Practice
Measurement in Occupational Therapy
Measurement Issues and Practices
Guiding Therapist Decisions About Measuring Outcomes in Occupational Therapy
Measurement in Occupational Therapy
Establishing the Integrity of Measurement Data: Identifying Impairments That Can Limit Occupational Performance and Threaten the Validity of Assessments
Using Qualitative Measurement Methods to Understand Occupational Performance
Measuring Occupational Performance Using a Client-Centered Perspective
Occupational Performance: Measuring the Perspectives of Others
Measuring Participation
Measuring Play Performance
Measuring Work Performance From an Occupational Performance Perspective
Measuring Occupational Performance in Basic Activities of Daily Living
Measuring Performance in Instrumental Activities of Daily Living
Measuring Leisure Performance
Measurement of Occupational Role
Occupational Balance: Measuring Time Use and Satisfaction Across Occupational Performance Areas
Measuring Community Integration and Social Support
Measuring Environmental Factors
Using Measurement in Practice
Measuring Occupational Performance within a Sociocultural Context
Using Information to Influence Policy
Challenges and Strategies in Applying an Occupational Performance Measurement Approach
Appendices
List of Measures (Alphabetical)
List of Measures by Occupational Performance Area
List of Measures by Source/Author
List of Measures Mapped to the International Classification of Functioning
Outcome Measures Rating Forms and Guidelines
Index

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