Leisure and Play in Therapy is the first book for therapists devoted to what may be the least investigated of the three life occupations--leisure. It offers a wealth of practical leisure/play activities you canimplement immediately with a variety of clients. Using many examples, the author discusses the theory and goals of leisure occupation therapy thoroughly. She also addresses the importance of recognizing and responding to the changing leisure needs of individuals throughout their lives. From group functions to solitary pursuits, the activities described here will contribute significantly to any occupational therapists repertoire of leisure time ideas. There are activities appropriate for people of all ages and abilities.
* Offers practical leisure/play activities you can implement immediately
* Contains activities appropriate for all ages and abilities
* Provides leadership evaluation and skills training for the OT
* Demonstrates how to recognize and respond to clients changing leisure needs
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Book Description Academic Press, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0127845623