By Nick Pollard,Frank Kronenberg,Dikaios Sakellariou

ISBN-10: 0443103917

ISBN-13: 9780443103919

This hard and cutting edge ebook explores the political points of occupational treatment. It seems at how practitioners may possibly increase political expertise as a way to reduction group improvement. A Political perform of Occupational remedy is approximately maximizing the aptitude effect of occupational therapists' engagements and making sure the career is operating in the direction of the contruction of a civic society. it truly is supported through twelve chapters of perform examples from the united kingdom, US, Georgia and Australia, in addition to a historical past of the career as an company for social change.

It asks:

  • How is it attainable to introduce the political right into a occupation that's associated with well-being and social care?
  • What shape may perhaps political perform take, and the way may perhaps the political elements of perform be analyzed and evaluated?

It comprises major theoretical chapters on gender, category and sexuality, demanding situations to holism, occupational literacy, and a dialogue of political competence. This booklet might be of specific use for college kids exploring neighborhood and rising function settings, buyer focused perform, occupational and social justice and the theoretical base of the profession.

From an article crew that's well known for his or her demanding situations to standard proposal and perform in occupational treatment, this e-book can be of price not only to occupational therapists but in addition these hired in wellbeing and fitness career administration and improvement, and group dependent rehabilitation.

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