Healing 9/11: Creative Programming by Occupational by Pat Precin

By Pat Precin

Get a first-hand examine the continued tragedy of 9-11

Healing 11th of September examines courses and interventions created and carried out via occupational therapists to help these affected directly—and indirectly—by the 9-11 assaults. perfect for classes in trauma and restoration, group interventions, catastrophe restoration, health and wellbeing courses and implementation, and psychological health and wellbeing interventions in addition to for pros, this strong ebook chronicles the reports of OTs who labored with firefighters, burn sufferers, and displaced employees, in addition to young children, scholars, and consumers agony long term signs of melancholy and nervousness. those first-hand debts provide infrequent insights into the therapeutic technique for sufferers of terrorism (including OTs themselves), and function a consultant to constructing outreach and counseling companies to these touched through destiny incidents.

Healing September 11 keeps the paintings of Surviving 11th of September: impression and stories of Occupational remedy Practitioners (Haworth), featuring targeted own money owed from OTs who supplied actual, emotional, and psychosocial reduction to millions of catastrophe sufferers. This designated publication unearths how OTs supplied competitive guide remedy, wound care, and scar administration to the seriously injured; how OTs analyzed the task industry and located paintings for those that had misplaced their livelihoods; how OTs labored with scholars in school room settings to alleviate their anxieties; and the way OTs helped rescue employees at floor 0 care for the sentiments that threatened to overpower them.

Healing 9-11 examines:

  • nontraditional crew therapy
  • non-clinical therapy settings
  • burn rehabilitation
  • pediatric occupational therapy
  • school-based occupational therapy
  • employment planning
  • occupational body of reference
  • artistic arts therapy
  • submit disturbing pressure disorder
  • and lots more and plenty more

therapeutic 911: artistic Programming through Occupational Therapists is a vital source for all healthcare pros who supply aid in occasions of disaster.

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