This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. For this second edition, all chapters have been updated and new concepts incorporated. It also contains a new chapter on paediatrics. The book continues to be the only onle that provides the reader with both the theoretical underpinnings of client-centred practice as well as guidance on the practical application of this approach.
Contributors Page. Foreword by Christine Craik. Foreword by John Glossop. Chapter 1 - Overview of Client-Centred Practice (T. Sumsion). Chapter 2 - The Client-Centred Approach (T.Sumsion). Chapter 3 - Environmental Considerations (T. Sumsion). Chapter 4 - Implementation Issues (T. Sumsion). Chapter 5 - Implementing Client-Centred Practice (D. Parker). Chapter 6 - Using a Client-Centred Approach with Persons with Cognitive Impairment (S. Hobson). Chapter 7 - Using a Client-Centred Approach with Elderly People (S. Hobson). Chapter 8 - Ask, Listen and Learn: What Clients with a Mental Illness can Teach you about Client-Centred Practice (D. Corring and J. Cook). Chapter 9 - Physical Disabilities: Meeting the Challenges of Client-Centred Practice (M. Gage). Chapter 10 - Client-Centred Practice in Paediatrics (D. Stewart and D. Cameron). Chapter 11 - The Canadian Occupational Performance Measure (N. Pollock, M.A. McColl and A. Carswell). Index.