By McGrath M, O’Callaghan C Related Articles Occupational therapy and dementia care: a survey of practice in the Republic of Ireland. Aust Occup Ther J. 2014 Apr;61(2):92-101 Authors: McGrath M, O’Callaghan C Abstract BACKGROUND/AIM: There is a growing body of research to support the role of occupational therapy in dementia care. However, little is known […]
By Gustafsson L, Molineux M, Bennett S Related Articles Contemporary occupational therapy practice: the challenges of being evidence based and philosophically congruent. Aust Occup Ther J. 2014 Apr;61(2):121-3 Authors: Gustafsson L, Molineux M, Bennett S Abstract Several authors have written of the need to embrace occupation and use it to energise our practice, research and […]
By Hansen AM Related Articles Bridging theory and practice: occupational justice and service learning. Work. 2013;45(1):41-58 Authors: Hansen AM Abstract OBJECTIVE: This article presents a service learning pedagogy whereby students develop the skills of an evidence-based practice scholar committed to occupational justice as a means to transform occupational therapy practice, their clients, themselves and the […]
By Lannin N, Carr B, Allaous J, Mackenzie B, Falcon A, Tate R Related Articles A randomized controlled trial of the effectiveness of handheld computers for improving everyday memory functioning in patients with memory impairments after acquired brain injury. Clin Rehabil. 2014 May;28(5):470-81 Authors: Lannin N, Carr B, Allaous J, Mackenzie B, Falcon A, Tate […]
By Czekaj A, Steinert T, Uhlmann C [Routine clinical diagnosis of cognitive impairments]. Psychiatr Prax. 2014 Apr;41(3):166-7 Authors: Czekaj A, Steinert T, Uhlmann C PMID: 24818246 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Read more here:: [Routine clinical diagnosis of cognitive impairments].
By O’Connor CM, Clemson L, Brodaty H, Jeon YH, Mioshi E, Gitlin LN Related Articles Use of the Tailored Activities Program to reduce neuropsychiatric behaviors in dementia: an Australian protocol for a randomized trial to evaluate its effectiveness. Int Psychogeriatr. 2014 May;26(5):857-69 Authors: O’Connor CM, Clemson L, Brodaty H, Jeon YH, Mioshi E, Gitlin LN […]
By Charles J Related Articles The interaction of mastery motivation, motor abilities, the appropriate task, and the therapeutic environment. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2014 Oct;56(10):918-9 Authors: Charles J PMID: 24919801 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Read more here:: The interaction of mastery motivation, motor abilities, the appropriate task, and the therapeutic environment.
By Fritz H Related Articles The influence of daily routines on engaging in diabetes self-management. Scand J Occup Ther. 2014 May;21(3):232-40 Authors: Fritz H Abstract OBJECTIVE: In contrast to previous research concerning the importance of routines in occupational engagement, most of which have largely focused on the routines of children and families, in this study […]
By Hazen EP, Stornelli JL, O’Rourke JA, Koesterer K, McDougle CJ Related Articles Sensory symptoms in autism spectrum disorders. Harv Rev Psychiatry. 2014 Mar-Apr;22(2):112-24 Authors: Hazen EP, Stornelli JL, O’Rourke JA, Koesterer K, McDougle CJ Abstract The aim of this review is to summarize the recent literature regarding abnormalities in sensory functioning in individuals with […]
By Mikkelsgård KA, Granerud A, Høye S Related Articles People with mental illness returning to work: a qualitative evaluation of a Norwegian project. Scand J Occup Ther. 2014 May;21(3):172-80 Authors: Mikkelsgård KA, Granerud A, Høye S Abstract OBJECTIVE: Several studies demonstrate the need for a unified effort by the Norwegian Labour and Welfare Administration (NAV) […]