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.
The fifth edition includes:
- Case studies throughout to illustrate application of theory to practice
- Coverage of key concepts and issues in occupational therapy
- New material on emerging areas of practice
- Comprehensive information on assessment and treatment for children, adolescents and adults, covering key mental health conditions
Occupational Therapy in Psychiatry and Mental Health is an ideal resource for students in occupational therapy, newly qualified and experienced practitioners, and other allied health professionals seeking an up-to-date, globally relevant resource on psychiatry and mental health care.
About the Author
Dr Rosemary Crouch is an Adjunct Professor in the School of Therapeutic Sciences in the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa, specialising in research mentoring, psychodrama and occupational group therapy in the field of psychiatry and mental health.
Vivyan Alers is a clinical practitioner in Midrand, South Africa. In the field of psychiatry, she specializes in occupational group therapy and psychodrama with trauma survivors using the Therapeutic Spiral Model. In paediatrics, she specializes in Ayres Sensory Integration.