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Person-Environment-Occupation-Performance: An Occupational-Based Framework For Practice

Occupational therapy: Performace, Participation, and Well-Being

Author: Baum, C. M., Christiansen, C. H.
Year: 2005
Type: Book Section


None avail. Book excerpt = Introduction: The concept of occupationalperformance has become central to the development of models of occupational therapy. THis process, which constitutes the doing of activities, tasks, and roles, operates as a means of connecting the individual to roles and to the sociocultural environment (Reed & Sanderson, 1999).... The purpose of this chapter is to place the PEO model in a historica; context and introduce its constructs/ Practice models organize concepts, provide terms and definitions for labelling practice-related activities and situations, and help define problems, thus lwading to strateies for problem-solving.

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Author Christiansen, C. H., Baum, C. M., Bass Haugen, J.
Pages 242-267
Edition 3
Section 11
Publish Location Thorofare
Publisher SLACK incorperated
ISBN/ISSN 1556425309
Research Notes Electronic copy added 17/06/2013 Hard copy added 17/06/2013
Keywords affordance, built environment, cognitive factors, cultural environment, disability, environmental press, human agency, motivation

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