Play in Occupational Therapy for Children

Play in Occupational Therapy for Children

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This book focuses on the importance of play in evaluating and treating children with disabilities. It begins with an introduction to play and occupational therapy. Section two addresses assessment of play, section four discusses play as a means for enhancing development and skill acquisition, and the last section focuses on play as a goal of intervention. This comprehensive book, written by leading experts in the field, covers a broad array of topics and contains practical suggestions concerning evaluation and treatment. It also includes key terms, review questions, many case examples, and a glossary.
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  • Paperback | 288 pages
  • 216 x 279 x 12.7mm | 820g
  • Mosby
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 138 ills
  • 0801678382
  • 9780801678387
  • 2,777,769

Table of contents

Assessment of play; using the knox play scale in clinical practice; playfulness - what to look for; enhancing development through play; incorporating play into treatment for the child with Cerebal Palsy; enriching the quality of life through play; preparing parents to play with their premature infant; assessing play through technology.
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