PAEDIATRIC INTERVENTION IN OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY
Not currently offered
Credit points: 15
This subject provides the opportunity to examine a variety of paediatric occupational therapy interventions. Both generic and specific interventions related to cognitive (e.g. cognitive orientation to occupational performance), physical (e.g. botulinum toxin or constraint induced movement therapy) and social-emotional interventions (e.g. cognitive behavioural therapy) for paediatric occupational therapy practice will be covered. Students will learn how to make evidence-based decisions in order to apply interventions to specific clinical groups. Students will learn to review and synthesise the evidence in an area of their clinical interest and explore future directions for research.
SchoolAllied Heath, Human Services & Sport
Subject Co-ordinatorKerry Fitzmaurice
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 6 - Doctoral
Available as ElectiveNo
Quota Management StrategyN/A
Quota-conditions or rulesN/A
Special conditionsOffered subject to sufficient enrolments.
Minimum credit point requirementN/A
Frames of reference for paediatric occupational therapy
AuthorKramer, P. and Hinojosa, J.
PublisherBALTIMORE, WILLIAM AND WILKINS
Occupational therapy for children
AuthorCase Smith, J.
PublisherST. LOUIS, C. V. MOSBY
Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A
Entire subject or partial subjectN/A
Total hours/days requiredN/A
Location of WBL activity (region)N/A
WBL addtional requirementsN/A
Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes
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