This practical volume, in a casebook approach, was developed in response to the complex issues that today's manager faces. As therapists assume managerial responsibilities, there is need to share experiences and lessons learned. In this volume, a common format is used to present each case, including chronology of events, alternatives considered, risks involved, and outcomes. Several chapters include valuable resource materials as well. Key concerns are addressed, such as justifying more therapist staff, evaluating staff performance, collecting and analyzing cost data to establish fees, weighing ethical and liability concerns, and teaching students about their future responsibilities. The Occupational Therapy Manager's Survival Handbook provides useful material for any therapist who wishes to examine and strengthen his or her role as a manager.
Positive Psychotherapy for Psychosis describes a new psychological intervention, which for the first time applies emerging research from the field of positive psychology specifically to psychosis. The book contains guidance on adapting the approach for use in individual treatments, and on providing part of the intervention, either as individual sessions or by integrating Positive Psychotherapy for Psychosis sessions into other treatments.
Divided into two sections - Theory and the Intervention Manual - this book offers methodologically rigorous research, case studies and detailed aims and instructions for clinicians and therapists. The structured, step-by-step manual, for use with clients, includes downloadable handouts, session materials, activities, guides and therapist tips. The manual will be a practical, positive and innovative resource for mental health professionals, providing all the material needed to deliver this evidence-based approach that is designed to improve wellbeing and reduce symptoms experienced by people living with psychosis.
Positive Psychotherapy for Psychosis will be of interest to mental health clinicians working with people with psychosis, as well as clinical and counselling psychologists, psychiatrists, mental health nurses, psychotherapists, social workers, occupational therapists, support workers and peer support specialists.
Are you curious about becoming a physiotherapist? Would you like to help people overcome physical ailments? If you yes, then this book will become your go-to beginners bible for understanding the various elements of Physio. Physiotherapy concerns itself with providing physical healing methods for many different kinds of injuries and illnesses. Some of these techniques are done in a hands-on manner, by using massage or manipulation of the muscular-skeletal system. Knowing what is physiotherapy is crucial to getting this kind of help. Education is a part of what is physiotherapy. A physiotherapist will teach a patient how to care for their injuries. He will teach exercises to do at home so that therapy can continue beyond the walls of the clinic or hospital. He will teach ways to overcome difficulties that cannot be cured. This book contains: What Is Physiotherapy?The History of PhysiotherapyPhysiotherapy StatisticsHow to Start a Physiotherapy CareerWhat Are Physiotherapy Costs and Will Insurance Pay? How to Check Physiotherapy CredentialsWhy Physiotherapy Is So Important in Stroke RehabilitationHow Physiotherapy Can Help With Sports InjuriesWhat Spinal Cord Injury Patients Can Accomplish with PhysiotherapyWhy Physiotherapy Can Help Women's HealthPhysiotherapy Helps Postural ProblemsPediatric Disorders and Physiotherapy to Help ThemUsing Physiotherapy to Deal with Occupational InjuryThe Types of Neurological Conditions and Physiotherapy UsedTypes of Physiotherapy That Help Lower Back PainThe Busy Field of Geriatric PhysiotherapyWhy Down Syndrome Physiotherapy Should Be Started EarlyWhat Is Chronic Airways Disease and How Can Physiotherapy Help?What Physiotherapy Has to Do with Cardiac SurgerySome Physiotherapy Asthma Management Techniques May Be QuestionableThe Benefits of Physiotherapy for Amputee RehabilitationThe Alexander Technique of PhysiotherapyLet's get started on a new and amazing career in Physio!
On-Site Occupational Health and Rehabilitation: A Model for the Manufacturing and Service Industries describes how to establish an on-site occupational health program, from a sample of a request for proposal response, cost-savings reports, and clinical protocols, evaluations, and treatments to corporate awareness of workers' compensation, lost work-time situations, and applications for cost-effective solutions.
Neurolinguistic Psychotherapy offers a unique and exciting postmodern perspective on an advancing model of therapy. It places neurolinguistic psychotherapy in context and considers the history of NLP and its relationship to psychotherapy. Presented as an effective model for facilitating neurological change through the therapeutic relationship, this book challenges therapists to incorporate a psychodynamic approach within their work.
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This book will be of great interest to all psychotherapeutic practitioners and trainers, students and academics.
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