Client-Centred Practice in Occupational Therapy. A Guide to by Thelma Sumsion PhD OT Reg(Ont) FCAOT

By Thelma Sumsion PhD OT Reg(Ont) FCAOT

Directed essentially in the direction of healthiness care pros outdoors of the us, Client-Centered perform in Occupational Therapy is still the one publication that gives the reader with either the theoretical underpinnings of client-centred perform in addition to advice at the sensible program of this process. For this moment variation, all chapters were up-to-date and new strategies included, and a brand new bankruptcy on paediatrics has been extra.

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Nor did she acknowledge the strength of character of an elderly rural couple who are very assertive. They have good ideas and know what is best for them. They do not respond well to being told what to do. Overall, this therapist did not use a client-centred approach (see also the related discussion in Ch. 6). INSTITUTIONAL ENVIRONMENT The institutional environment consists of economic, legal and political elements and these will each be addressed in turn. These components are complex and are often neglected in favour of the physical environment.

Independence and function are important to them and they were determined to maintain this state. The importance of family within any culture must also be considered. However, this couple does not have any children or any family close enough or well enough to be of assistance. A major cultural issue relates to the occupational therapist and her lack of understanding of the importance of culture to this couple. She did not acknowledge that they live in a heritage home, which they were not prepared to alter.

Once the assessments are complete the therapist analyses the results and meets with the client again to outline what the programme can offer to assist with the resolution or improvement of the identified problems. The intervention is then carried out. Throughout the intervention the therapist is conducting ongoing evaluations to determine whether aspects of the intervention require modification because of changes in either the client or the circumstances. When either the goals of the intervention have been achieved or no further gains can be made, the intervention is terminated.

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