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Groupwork in Occupational Therapy

Paperback, 20/10/1997, £33.99
Written primarily for occupational therapists, this text explores the range of groupwork activities used within occupational therapy practice. Discussing theoretical aspects and practical approaches this book is an invaluable handbook to those working and studying occupational therapy.

Body Image and Disfigurement Care

7, 12/10/2000, £23.99
This text reviews major models of body image, examines appropriate empirical studies and applies findings from mental health care to body image disturbance. It provides recommendations for the appropriate care of patients.

Evidence-Based Patient Handling Tasks, equipment and interventions

Paperback, 21/11/2002, £30.99
Evidence-Based Patient Handling tackles the challenge of producing an evidence base to support clinical practice and provides the foundation for future practices.

Skills for Practice in Occupational Therapy

Paperback, 08/09/2008, £36.99
Provides a comprehensive guide to the practice applications of the theory base. This book is designed to be a 'basic and beyond' text, of value to students throughout their studies but also a valuable reference text to clinicians.

Thai Massage 2ed

Paperback, 12/10/2006, £23.99
Featuring the principles and techniques of Thai massage, this book discusses the theories of Thai medicine and its Chinese and Ayurvedic influences. It offers descriptions for different Thai massage techniques accompanied by color photographs and drawings, with arrows to indicate direction of movement.

Seated Acupressure Massage

7, 31/03/2001, £15.00

Focus on psychodramaThe therapeutic aspects of psychodrama

Paperback, 01/07/1992, £17.95
This textbook is for all students and practioners of psychodrama and drama, and professionals seeking to extend their knowledge of creative arts therapies. The author provides a comprehensive overview of the theory and practice of psychodrama, presenting a systematic analysis of its essential therapeutic ingredients.

Solution-focused helper

Paperback, 01/09/2010, £21.99
This book will meet students' and practitioners' needs for guidance on how to become 'real-life' ethical solution-focused helpers in health and social care settings.

Remedial Massage Therapy

Paperback, 30/06/2001, £15.00

Neurological Physiotherapy

Paperback, 08/10/2001, £28.99
Aims to provide an understanding of problems commonly encountered by the therapist working with people with neurological disability. This work describes aspects of posture and movement difficulties which occur as a result of neurological damage and gives guidance to help the therapist to plan the appropriate treatment programme for each patient.

Osteopathic Approach to Children 2ed

Hardback, 19/02/2009, £49.99
Presents a comprehensive general overview of pediatric medicine from an osteopathic perspective. This textbook discusses the normal development, physiology and anatomy of the body systems from birth to adulthood. It explores the conditions and diseases of childhood and outlines the rationale for osteopathic treatment for each disorder.

Healing Dramas and Clinical Plots

Paperback, 08/10/1998, £19.99
A study how patients and practitioners transform ordinary clinical interchange into a story-line.

Recovery Through Activity

Paperback, 28/08/2014, £35.99
Provides an invaluable tool to practitioners and also create a platform for research. This book enables service users to recognise the long-term benefits of occupational participation by exploring the value of a range of activities. It provides occupational therapists with a valuable tool to support the use of their core skills.

Using Occupational Therapy Theory in Practice

Paperback, 21/02/2012, £26.99
Competence in any profession depends upon an understanding of the theory that underlies it. This concise and practical text for students and practitioners bridges the gap between occupational therapy theory and clinical practice, offering highly practical advice on using theory in practice in a wide range of settings.

Occupational Science: Society, Inclusion, Participation

Paperback, 03/02/2012, £38.50
Occupational Science: Society, Inclusion, Participation is the must have resource for occupational therapists, occupational scientists, students and researchers. The book begins with a comprehensive review of the current literature and the knowledge generated to date.

Occupational Therapy in Psychiatry and Mental Health 5ed

Paperback, 19/09/2014, £34.99
Comprehensive and informative, the extensively revised fifth edition of Occupational Therapy in Psychiatry and Mental Health is an accessible overview of occupational therapy in psychiatry, providing key information on a range of international models of occupational therapy as well as their practical applications.

Occupational Therapy and Neurological Conditions

Paperback, 06/05/2016, £35.99
While diagnosis with a neurological condition may not be life-threatening, it can have significant impact on everyday life and on participation in activities.

Understanding Developmental Language Disorders

Paperback, 01/07/2008, £23.95
Developmental language disorders (DLD) occur when a child fails to develop his or her native language often for no apparent reason. This work summarises the research developments in genetics and neuroimaging studies, assessment techniques and treatment studies to provide an overview of the various aspects of DLD.

Solution Focused Therapy for the Helping Professions

Paperback, 15/12/2010, £18.99
This accessible guide to Solution Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT), an effective therapeutic approach which focuses on strengths and achievements, provides a practical introduction to what SFBT is and how to use it with clients. Barry Winbolt leads the reader through the principles, techniques and steps involved in the approach.

Occupational Therapies without Borders: Towards an Ecology of Occupation-based Practices Vol2 2ed

Paperback, 11/11/2010, £31.99
Discusses a plurality of occupation-based approaches that explicitly acknowledge the full potential of the art and science of occupational therapy. This title demonstrates occupational therapies far more than, as some critical views have suggested, a monoculture of practice rooted in Western modernity.

Skills In Solution Focused Brief Counselling and Psychotherapy

Paperback, 30/04/2011, £19.99
This is the first book to look at the practical skills specific to Solution-Focused Brief Therapy, making it ideal for trainees preparing to practice in today's busy and often time-limited health and social care settings.

Kielhofner's Model of Human Occupation: Theory and Application 5ed

Paperback, 25/04/2017, £49.50
Preceded by Model of human occupation: theory and application / Gary Kielhofner. 4th ed. 2008.

Quick Reference Dictionary for Occupational Therapy 6ed

Paperback, 30/08/2014, £54.95
Now revised and updated into a sixth edition, this pocket-size resource includes the latest information in the field of occupational therapy. It remains the only comprehensive dictionary available specifically for occupational therapy. Conveniently sized, this dictionary provides a quick reference to words, their definitions, and important resources used in daily practice and academic training.

Understanding Sensory Processing Disorders in Children: A User-Friendly Guide for Parents, Teachers and New Therapists

Paperback, 21/05/2017, £9.99
A clear and concise introduction to the sensory system, highlighting how it can differ in children. Using professional observation reports as examples, the book demonstrates how differing sensory thresholds affect the behaviour of children and gives practical recommendations for each case.

Cardiorespiratory Physiotherapy: Adults and Paediatrics: [Formerly Physiotherapy for Respiratory and Cardiac Problems]

Paperback, 27/06/2016, £43.99
Previous edition published with title: Physiotherapy for respiratory and cardiac problems, Churchill Livingston, 2008.

Practice of Psychosocial Occupational Therapy 3ed

Paperback, 16/04/2004, £31.99
The NEW edition of this best-selling textbook now takes a more evidence-based approach. Outlining the theory and practice of occupational therapy, the emphasis throughout is on the need for clear aims of treatment within a sound theoretical framework. It is still essential reading for students and lecturers in occcupational therapy at all levels.

Group Dynamics in Occupational Therapy: The Theoretical Basis and Practice Application of Group Intervention 5ed

Paperback, 30/07/2017, £83.95
In occupational therapy practice, well designed groups represent social and cultural contexts for occupational performance in everyday life. Group Dynamics in Occupational Therapy, the best-selling text for over 21 years by Marilyn B. Cole, offers strategies and learning tools to place clients in effective groups for enhanced therapeutic interventions.

Dyslexia and ADHD - the Miracle Cure

Paperback, 04/03/2013, £7.99
This revolutionary book will change the way that learning issues are approached forever and is invaluable reading for teachers and parents alike. Be amazed as you have your preconceptions shattered...

Occupational Therapy for People Experiencing Illness, Injury or Impairment [Previously Entitled Occupational Therapy and Physical Dysfunction]: Promoting Occupation and Participation 7ed

Paperback, 15/02/2017, £52.99
Preceded by Occupational therapy and physical dysfunction / edited by Michael Curtin, Matthew Molineux, Jo-anne Supyk-Mellson. 6th ed. 2010.


Paperback, 15/09/2006, £17.99
A guide to the Dore programme, this book shows how to identify learning difficulties, explaining attention deficit disorder, autism and asperger's syndrome, and discusses cure. With examples, diagrams, and case studies, it includes advice and solutions, and chapters on how Toyah Wilcox and rugby star Kenny Logan conquered dyslexia.

Disabling Barriers, Enabling Environments: An Introduction to Disability Studies 3ed

Paperback, 10/11/2013, £29.99
Suitable for anyone coming to the subject of disability studies, this book tackles a wide range of issues in numerous succinct chapters written by contributing authors, many of whom are disabled themselves.

Forensic Occupational Therapy

Paperback, 08/09/2003, £45.95
The link between occupational performance, mental health and offending behaviour is increasingly being recognized. Consequently the number of occupational therapists working with mentally disordered offenders is rising. This text has been written by forensic occupational therapists practising in the UK.

Mosby's Field Guide to Occupational Therapy for Physical Dysfunction

Paperback, 12/06/2012, £27.99
Helps you to master the skills you need to become competent in occupational therapy (OT) or as an occupational therapy assistant (OTA). This title covers anatomy, assessment tools, screening tools, and more.

Creek's Occupational Therapy and Mental Health 5ed

Paperback, 25/04/2014, £47.99
Previous edition: published as Occupational therapy and mental health. 2008.

Cognitive Behavioural Interventions in Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy

Paperback, 10/01/2008, £34.99
Presents the application of the model of cognitive behavioural intervention in the practice of physiotherapy and occupational therapy addressing a range of clinical problems. This book aims to increase knowledge and awareness of how CBT can be applied within a theoretical framework from which physiotherapists and occupational therapists work.

Four Minute Neurologic Exam

7, 01/12/1984, £10.95

Occupational Therapy in Oncology and Palliative Care 2ed

Paperback, 24/03/2006, £43.99
Now in its second edition, this is the only book on occupational therapy in oncology and palliative care. It has been thoroughly updated, contains new chapters, and like the first edition will appeal to a range of allied health professionals working with patients with a life-threatening illness.

Occupational Therapy in Childhood

Paperback, 08/05/2002, £36.99
The practice of OT continues to be influenced by greater awareness of the needs of children with disabilities, expansion of the theory and practice of psychology, medical science and occupational therapy, and the impact of twentieth century technology on the diagnosis, care and treatment of children.

Occupational Therapy with Children: Understanding Children's Occupations and Enabling Participation

Paperback, 13/04/2006, £47.50
Occupational Therapy with Children draws on contemporary research to examine children's roles, their occupations and the skills which underpin their ability to participate in society.

Occupational Psychology (Undergraduate Revision Guide)

Paperback, 19/06/2014, £13.99

More Than Miracles: The State of the Art of Solution-focused Brief Therapy

Paperback, 22/02/2007, £24.99
Reveals advances in the evidence based Solution-focused Brief Therapy (SFBT) approach. This title discusses the developments in the fields of family therapy, brief therapy, and psychotherapy training and practice. It is suitable for psychotherapists, counselors, human services personnel, health care workers, and teachers.

Exploring the Self Through Photography

Paperback, 15/08/2009, £17.99
Claire Craig explores how professionals working with groups can use photography to promote self-exploration and positive change. She explains how the technique works, who it can help, and how to set up and run a group. Each chapter revolves around a key theme, such as communication, reflection, relationship-building and self-esteem.

Expressive Arts Activity Book

Paperback, 16/11/2007, £17.99
This resource comprises a collection of tried-and-tested activities for use with people in a range of care settings, to help them explore their knowledge of themselves and to make sense of their experiences. Among the issues addressed by the activities are exploring physical changes, emotional trauma, interpersonal problems and spiritual dilemmas.

Occupational Therapy and Older People 2ed

Paperback, 19/04/2013, £31.99
Fully updated and revised, this 2nd edition considers older people as major clients of occupational therapy services. It inspires innovation in the practice of occupational therapy with older people, encompasses current theories and challenges, and provides detailed coverage of bodily structures, functions and pathologies.

Occupational Health

7, 20/07/1995, £22.50
Occupational Health is written to encourage good health and safety standards in the workplace and to equip the reader with practical knowledge of relevant European Union legislation.

Political Practice of Occupational Therapy

Paperback, 02/09/2008, £36.99
Explores the political aspects of occupational therapy practice, developing this concept from the implications of occupational justice. The book discusses how practitioners may develop political awareness in order to achieve goals in community development, or towards occupational goals.

Handbook of Vocational Rehabilitation and Disability Evaluation: Application and Implementation of the ICF

Hardback, 01/12/2014, £206.50
Handbook of Vocational Rehabilitation and Disability Evaluation



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