Over the past few years, adults with developmental disabilities have been affected by myriad legislative changes, attitudinal advances in human rights, and lessons learned from evidence-based practice and research in all aspects of health care, especially occupational therapy. This inspiring book for occupational therapy practitioners and Price: $1.01. An Occupational Therapy Program for Adults With Developmental Disabilities Perception of Well-Being Within Adults With Intellectual or Developmental Disability and Autism Spectrum Disorder. American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2015, Vol. 69, Cited by: 12.
Developmental Disabilities Special Interest Section (SIS) The goal of the Developmental Disabilities Special Interest Section (DDSIS) is to focus on how OT assessment and intervention can facilitate the inclusion of individuals with developmental disabilities in home, school, work, and community life. The purpose of this descriptive study was to assess current trends in occupational therapy services provided to adults with developmental disabilities living in community settings. A survey questionnaire was sent to 52 directors and managers of community living facilities in Whatcom, Snohomish, King, and Pierce counties. The results indicated that.
Adults With Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities: Strategies for Occupational Therapy (Adoption Review) Abstract: As rates of autism continue to rise, and the needs of adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities become increasingly complex, a comprehensive client-centered approach to service delivery is imperative. 10 Premises of the Developmental Theory of Occupational Therapy 1. The human organism develops horizontally in the areas of neurophysiological, physical, psychological, and psychodynamic growth and in the development of social language, daily living and sociocultural skills at specific periods of time 10 Premises of the Developmental Theory.
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