Get 20M+ Full-Text Papers For Less Than $1.50/day. Start a 14-Day Trial for You and Your Team.

Learn More →

Occupational therapy ‐ its contribution to social inclusion and recovery

Occupational therapy ‐ its contribution to social inclusion and recovery Occupational therapy is a crucial part of the recovery agenda and social inclusion for people who experience mental ill health. Occupational therapists strive to support individuals to realise their potential by enabling them to participate in and contribute to society. Increasing someone's confidence by involvement with voluntary groups, work or training helps recovery. The importance and potential contribution of occupational therapy can be misunderstood or overlooked. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png A Life in the Day Emerald Publishing

Occupational therapy ‐ its contribution to social inclusion and recovery

A Life in the Day , Volume 12 (3): 4 – Aug 1, 2008

Loading next page...
 
/lp/emerald-publishing/occupational-therapy-its-contribution-to-social-inclusion-and-recovery-beuW00AMRO
Publisher
Emerald Publishing
Copyright
Copyright © 2008 Emerald Group Publishing Limited. All rights reserved.
ISSN
1366-6282
DOI
10.1108/13666282200800023
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

Occupational therapy is a crucial part of the recovery agenda and social inclusion for people who experience mental ill health. Occupational therapists strive to support individuals to realise their potential by enabling them to participate in and contribute to society. Increasing someone's confidence by involvement with voluntary groups, work or training helps recovery. The importance and potential contribution of occupational therapy can be misunderstood or overlooked.

Journal

A Life in the DayEmerald Publishing

Published: Aug 1, 2008

Keywords: Occupational therapy; Social inclusion; Recovery; Vocation; Work placements

There are no references for this article.