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Quick Reference Dictionary for Occupational Therapy 6ed

Paperback, 30/08/2014, £56.50
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 Developmental Language Disorders

Paperback, 01/07/2008, £37.99
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 Therapy Evidence in Practice for Mental Health 2ed

Paperback, 21/04/2017, £47.99
Occupational Therapy Evidence in Practice for Mental Health is an accessible and informative guide to the application of theory and the evidence-base to contemporary clinical practice.

Occupation-Centred Practice with Children: A Practical Guide for Occupational Therapists

Paperback, 21/04/2017, £39.99
Occupation-Centred Practice with Children remains the only occupational therapy book which supports the development and implementation of occupation-centred practice with children.

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

Paperback, 25/04/2017, £66.00
Preceded by Model of human occupation: theory and application / Gary Kielhofner. 4th ed. 2008.

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.

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.

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

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, £32.99
Evidence-Based Patient Handling tackles the challenge of producing an evidence base to support clinical practice and provides the foundation for future practices.

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.

Occupational Therapy for Physical Dysfunction 6ed

Hardback, 01/03/2007, £49.00
Focuses on occupational therapy for physical dysfunction. This text provides a view of the field - from theoretical rationale to evaluation, treatment, and follow-up. Through the Occupational Functioning Model (OFM), it emphasize the conceptual foundation and scientific basis for practice.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Remedial Massage Therapy

Paperback, 30/06/2001, £15.00

Profound intellectual & multiple disabilities

Paperback, 05/12/2008, £27.99
Children and adults with profound and multiple learning disabilities (PMLD) are among the most marginalised people in society. They have some of the highest support needs and are most reliant on services.

Occupational Therapy For Child and Adolescent Mental Health

Paperback, 23/10/2000, £37.99
A practical textbook which provides occupational therapists working in this area with a theoretical framework for practice. It outlines the work of the occupational therapist in this area of mental health and introduces a variety of theoretical approaches and therapeutic interventions used with child and adolescent mental health clients.

Tools for Practice in Occupational Therapy: A Structured Approach to Core Skills and Processes

Paperback, 03/04/2000, £39.99
Focuses on the theory of occupational therapy (OT). This book looks at the OT management of specific conditions and at the 4 core processes which form the basis of practice of OT: assessment and evaluation of individual potential and performance, occupational analysis and adaptation, environmental analysis adaptation and therapeutic use of self.

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, £52.99
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.

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.

Pediatric Occupational Therapy Handbook

Paperback, 06/10/2008, £33.99
Combining assessment guidance with evidence-based intervention strategies, this reference helps you locate the information you need to evaluate and manage pediatric disorders. It enables you to access diagnosis-specific information on epidemiology, precautions, and more, as well as suggested interventions supported by contemporary research.

Creek's Occupational Therapy and Mental Health 5ed

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

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.

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.

Four Minute Neurologic Exam

7, 01/12/1984, £10.95

Occupational Therapy in Orthopaedics and Trauma

Paperback, 28/07/2006, £38.95
Occupational Therapy in Orthopaedics and Trauma is a practical, evidence-based resource for professionals working with this specific client group. Written by a team of expert and specialist contributors, the book is divided into two sections, Orthopaedics and Trauma, for ease of reference.

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.

Contemporary Issues in Occupational Therapy - Reasoning and Reflection

Paperback, 13/04/2007, £63.95
This book is a collection of essays on occupational therapy theory and its application in practice. They represent the reflections, on aspects of occupational therapy, of experts in their own fields who are at the cutting edge of theory development.

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 Psychology (Undergraduate Revision Guide)

Paperback, 19/06/2014, £13.99

Applied Theories in Occupational Therapy: A Practical Approach

Paperback, 15/01/2008, £71.50
Provides a comprehensive overview of theories and frames of reference in occupational therapy. The origins of each frame is included as well as their objectives, function-dysfunction continuum, and views of change and motivation. The text also includes practical guidelines to assist with evaluation and treatment planning.

Occupational Therapy evidence in Practice for Physical Rehabilitation

Paperback, 27/10/2006, £51.95
* Translates the rhetoric of evidence-based practice into real clinical settings * Allows students and practitioners to engage more readily with best practice * Includes worked examples in case study format * Provides coverage that spans a range of client groups and settings .

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.

Solution-Focused Approaches

Paperback, 01/10/2007, £14.95
Solution-focused brief therapy uses techniques underpinned by theoretical assumptions about people and what is helpful in promoting change through empowering them to take responsibility for their lives. This book provides practice examples to different professional contexts. It contains exercises that help to illustrate how the approach works.

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

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.

Speech and Language Therapy Intervention : Frameworks and Processes

Paperback, 15/01/2004, £29.99
This text asserts the value of problem solving within a holistic approach to human communication, which considers culture, ethnicity and psychosocial issues. It is concerned with drawing out commonalities that exist in practice with people with a range of communication disabilities.

Conceptual Foundations of Occupational Therapy Practice 4ed

Hardback, 01/07/2009, £54.95
Traces the historical development of the foundations of modern occupational therapy theory; examines its status; and, looks to its future. This title compares and contrasts eight well-known models, using diagrams to illustrate their practical applications and to highlight their similarities and differences.


Paperback, 20/07/2005, £32.50
Offers an introduction to phonetics in a presentation that equips the communication disorders student to deal with the wide range of speech types that will be encountered in a clinic. This work examines speech acoustics, with illustrations of sample spectrograms in traditional articulatory drawings. It is accompanied by a CD of sound examples.

Reflective Writing In Counselling and Psychotherapy

Paperback, 23/03/2012, £20.99
This book provides a straightforward route into the essentials of keeping a personal development portfolio or reflective journal for all counselling and psychotherapy trainees, whether they are approaching the topic from a psychodynamic, person-centred or CBT perspective.



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