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Perspectives on Human Occupation 2ed

Paperback, 21/04/2017, £75.95
A who's who of theorists, educators, and practitioners explores the concept of "occupation" and its role as the foundation for occupational therapy practice today. Each contributor explains the conceptual models, frameworks, paradigms, or theoretically-based guidelines that they have developed.

An Occupational Perspective of Health 3e

Hardback, 15/01/2015, £96.50
Preceded by: An occupational perspective of health / Ann A. Wilcock. 2nd ed. c2006.

Occupation-Based Activity Analysis 2ed

Paperback, 15/06/2015, £89.95

Occupational Therapy Interventions: Function and Occupations 2ed

Paperback, 30/03/2016, £89.95
Provides the essential information required for occupational therapy practice in the physical approach to the intervention process. This practical and user-friendly text offers an entry-level approach to bridging the American Occupational Therapy Association's Occupational Therapy Practice Framework, Third Edition with everyday practice, specifically concerning interventions.

Meal Preparation & Training: The Health Care Professional's Guide

Paperback, 31/08/1997, £42.95
Designed specifically for the therapist or health care professional, this guide demonstrates techniques which may be used to teach those with physical limitations or the elderly how to understand and perform tasks successfully in the kitchen. It addresses such issues as nutrition and safety.

Solution-Focused Brief Therapy in Schools: A 360-Degree View of the Research and Practice Principles

Paperback, 19/05/2017, £29.99
This Second Edition is part of the School Social Work Association of America Oxford Workshop Series and contains updates on applying Solution-focused Brief Therapy to specific problem areas that school social workers frequently encounter. Clinical case examples have been expanded to provide to incorporate a Response to Intervention approach.

Effective Practice in Rehabilitation

Paperback, 01/05/1998, £8.99

Fundamentals of Therapeutic Massage 3ed

7, 17/02/2005, £38.99
Providing information on how to skillfully apply massage techniques, this practical text includes discussions on sanitation, hygiene, body mechanics, business practices, ethics, and more. Beginning with the basics and expanding to therapeutic applications, it also provides an introduction to complementary bodywork systems.

Body Massage: Therapy Basics

Paperback, 25/06/2004, £19.99
This new edition has been thoroughly updated to cover the latest specifications from the different awarding bodies. It features a brand new colour section, an updated page design and photographs and illustrations throughout.

Indian head massage

Paperback, 25/05/2007, £24.99
Containing step-by-step photographs and an interactive CD-ROM, this book covers the fundamentals of Indian Head Massage, from anatomy and physiology to health and safety, massage routines and marketing techniques. It is useful reading for the students of Indian head massage.

Neuromusculoskeletal Examination and Assessment: A Handbook for Therapists 2ed

Paperback, 15/05/2001, £28.99
Serves as a guide to the examination of the neuromusculoskeletal system. This title brings together the examination and assessment of the structures involved: joints, nerve and muscle tissue. It includes a list of the possible causes of pain, and is suitable for those required to identify and assess clinical problems in this area.

Enabling Technologies in Rehabilitation: Body Image and Body Function

Paperback, 14/10/2003, £42.99
Presents a range of technological developments, which may be used in the field of clinical rehabilitation. This book explains and demystifies their practical relevance for the non-specialist clinician. It is a useful for those working in the field of rehabilitation who encounter biotechnological innovations as part of their professional practice.

Emergency Physiotherapy

Paperback, 16/03/2004, £21.99
A solution-oriented synopsis of the issues faced in the on call setting, that is - communication, assessment of the patient, problem identification and treatment.

Complete Guide to Massage

Paperback, 28/02/2002, £5.95
Massage has been practised in one form or another for thousands of years, and its beneficial effects are well established. This guide includes techniques for self massage, instant massage, and sports massage to soothe aching muscles and joints.

Essentials of Pathophysiology: Concepts of Altered States 4ed

Paperback, 01/09/2014, £45.50
A student-friendly text that delivers "need to know" disease content, along with the essential foundation in science that nursing, physician assistant, pharmacology, advanced health science, and medical students need to succeed in their future careers.

Treat Your Own Neck

Paperback, £11.45

Multi-Sensory Reminiscence Activity Book: 52 Weekly Group Session Plans for Working with Older Adults

Paperback, 21/11/2017, £26.99
These multi-sensory group sessions, one for each week of the year, are ideal for working with older adults. Focusing on reminiscence to stimulate memory and sensory functioning, and enhance wellbeing, these activities bring a fresh approach to group sessions. Supporting colour photographs and cards are available to download.

Implementing Occupation-centred Practice: A Practical Guide for Occupational Therapy Practice Learning

Paperback, 24/04/2018, £29.99
This essential text supports occupational therapy students and educators as they navigate the opportunities and challenges of placement learning. Introducing contemporary and innovative occupation-centred practice, it sets out a step-by-step guide to using this knowledge across a range of contexts, including role-emerging settings.

Occupational Therapy in Mental Health: A Vision for Participation 2ed

Hardback, 30/01/2019, £104.00
A person-centered, recovery-oriented, and occupation-based approach to mental health across the lifespan. This revised text continues to embrace the confluence of person, environment, and occupation in mental health as its organizing theoretical model, emphasizing the lived experience of mental illness and recovery.

Hope in Action: Solution-Focused Conversations About Suicide

Paperback, 28/05/2008, £56.99
Few tasks are more important - and daunting - than to help someone who is suicidal to go beyond the darkness of hopelessness to the light of hope. This title provides fresh approaches to treating individuals and families where suicide is an issue. It is suitable for counselors and therapists.

Preventing Suicide: The Solution Focused Approach

Paperback, 17/02/2017, £38.95
New edition of an acclaimed manual which uses the solution focused approach to take an empathetic and validating approach to working with individuals considering suicide.

Tidy's Physiotherapy 15ed

Paperback, 11/03/2013, £51.99
A title that aims to reflect contemporary practice of physiotherapy and can be used as a reference by the physiotherapy undergraduate, for major problems that they may encounter throughout their study, or while on clinical placement.

Maitland's Vertebral Manipulation 8ed

Paperback, 09/10/2013, £67.99
Demonstrates how to manage vertebral neuromusculoskeletal disorders using principles and practice of Maitland Concept. This title focuses on an assessment, clinical reasoning and re-assessment to determine the physical dysfunction and efficacy of manipulative physiotherapy techniques, while also advocating continuous communication and interaction.

Communicating in the Health Sciences 3ed

Paperback, 28/09/2012, £45.99
Communicating in the Health Sciences, third edition is an accessible and engaging introduction to communication within the health sciences. It explores the nature of communication and the communication issues facing students and professionals in the health sciences.

Maitland's Peripheral Manipulation: Management of Neuromusculoskeletal Disorders - Volume 2 5ed

Paperback, 14/10/2013, £67.99
Demonstrates how to manage peripheral neuromusculoskeletal disorders using the principles and practice of the Maitland Concept. This book focuses on assessment, clinical reasoning and re-assessment to determine physical dysfunction and efficacy of manipulative physiotherapy techniques, and also advocating continuous communication and interaction.

ABC of Sports and Exercise Medicine

Paperback, 02/10/2015, £31.25
The ABC of Sports and Exercise Medicine provides general practitioners with a comprehensive overview of the field of sports medicine.

Occupational Therapy and Stroke

Paperback, 18/06/2010, £40.95
Occupational Therapy and Stroke guides newly qualified occupational therapists (and those new to the field of stroke management) through the complexities of treating people following stroke. It encourages and assists therapists to use their skills in problem solving, building on techniques taught and observed as an undergraduate.

The Next Generation of Solution Focused Practice: Stretching the World for New Opportunities and Progress

Paperback, 13/04/2021, £24.99
The Next Generation of Solution Focused Practice shows how practitioners help create change by 'stretching the world' of their clients.

Research Methods in Communication Disorders

Paperback, 15/09/2004, £40.50
Many communication disorders are poorly understood and many treatments used in therapy remain unproven. This book states that Speech and Language therapists are involved in research in these areas but may lack the training and experience required to conduct it.

Assessing Grammar: The Languages of LARSP

Paperback, 08/03/2012, £34.95
This book brings together versions of the Language Assessment Remediation and Screening Procedure (LARSP) in 13 different languages from around the world. It will be an invaluable resource for speech-language pathologists around the world and for those wishing to analyse the grammatical abilities of clients of many linguistic backgrounds.

Speech and Language Therapy: The decision-making process when working with children 2ed

Paperback, 31/01/2012, £38.99
Speech and Language Therapy: the decision-making process when working with children reveals how recent research and changes in health and education services have affected the decision-making process in the assessment and management of children with speech and language problems.


Paperback, 27/03/1998, £71.99
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Therapeutic Processes for Communication Disorders: A Guide for Clinicians and Students

Paperback, 21/12/2015, £38.99
Authors in the fields of communication disorders analyse the psychological, social and linguistic processes and interactions underpinning clinical practice, from both the client the and clinician perspectives.

Here's How to Do Therapy: Hands on Core Skills in Speech-Language Pathology 2ed

Paperback, 28/02/2014, £80.00
Unique in design and content, this text and accompanying DVD provide a logical and manageable approach to therapy and help students and practitioners enhance their clinical skills through guided practice of key concepts.

Embedding Evidence-Based Practice in Speech and Language Therapy: International Examples

Paperback, 19/03/2010, £39.50
Like all health professionals, speech and language therapists(SLTs) need to keep themselves up-to-date with the researchevidence base that is relevant to their field of practice and beable to show how this contributes to their clinicaldecision-making.

Head Injury: A Practical Guide 2ed

Paperback, 06/02/2004, £32.99
Provides information on caring for someone with a head injury. This title also includes a chapter on long term emotional adjustment, as well as extended sections on other types of brain injury, returning to work, anger management and improving insight and awareness.
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