More Details about Clinical and Professional Reasoning in Occupational Therapy

General Information  
PublisherWolters Kluwer | Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
Publish YearSeptember 2007


This comprehensive textbook lets readers develop the strong theoretical and practical foundation needed for effective decision-making in occupational therapy. Emphasis on both clinical and professional reasoning gives readers the skills needed to make informed decisions as practitioners, managers, and educators. This textbook offers easy-to-follow explanations of current theories of clinical and professional reasoning, demonstrating their relevance to occupational therapy work. "Thinking about Thinking" quotes offer thought-provoking perspectives on reasoning. Case examples and learning activities demonstrate how reasoning is applied in various clinical and professional scenarios. Each chapter includes learning objectives and a key word list. Photographs, figures, and tables support reader understanding.

Key Features:-

  • Learning Objectives beginning each chapter set forth the key concepts and skills that readers will k
  • Case Examples demonstrate how effective reasoning is applied in handling a range of clinical and pro
  • Learning Activities ask readers to apply theories of reasoning to manage various occupational therap
  • Thinking about Thinking Quotes offer interesting and thought-provoking perspectives on reasoning fro
  • Photographs, figures, and tables support reader understanding
  • Chapter Objectives highlight important chapter content