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Medical management of vulnerable and underserved patients : principles, practice, and populations

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog119574
Author
King, Talmadge E.
Wheeler, Margaret B.
Edition
2nd ed.
Call Number
WA300 M45 2016
Location
Lions Gate Hospital
Title
Medical management of vulnerable and underserved patients : principles, practice, and populations
Alternate Title
Medical management of vulnerable and underserved patients.
Author
King, Talmadge E.
Wheeler, Margaret B.
Responsibility
[edited by] Talmadge E. King, Jr., Margaret B. Wheeler.
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
New York
Publisher
McGraw-Hill Education
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
xviii, 454 p.
Subjects
Poor -- medical care
Medically uninsured persons
People with social disabilities
Vulnerable Populations
Health Services Accessibility
Community Health Services
Minority Groups
Patient Advocacy
Abstract
This one-of-a-kind resource teaches the core principles and skills needed to care for patients whose barriers to healthcare are due to lack of insurance and/or accessible services, or based on culture; education; age; inadequate transportation; poor English language skills; homelessness; immigrant status; chronic disease; mental illness; substance abuse; or HIV. Time-saving boxed inserts establish main points, provide practical "pearls" and help locate valuable community resources.
ISBN
9780071834018
Format
Book
Location
Lions Gate Hospital
Call Number
WA300 M45 2016
URL Notes
Table of contents only
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Occupational therapy in mental health : a vision for participation

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog118820
Call Number
WM 450.5.O2 O33 2011
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Occupational therapy in mental health : a vision for participation
Responsibility
editors, Catana Brown, Virginia C. Stoffel; associate editor, Jaime Phillip Munoz
Place
Philadelphia
Publisher
F.A. Davis Co.
Year Published
c2011
Physical Description
811 p.
Subjects
Mental Disorders--Therapy
Occupational Therapy--methods
Patient Participation
Abstract
Focuses on the assessment and treatment of individuals with psychiatric conditions and those whose life circumstances generate significant challenges to their mental health and well-being. The authors build on a foundation of theoretically informed, evidence-based and person-centered practices to define the therapist's role as an integral member of the health-care team. This is the major occupational therapy text to incorporate a recovery-oriented perspective as both a philosophy and guideline for assessment and intervention. It organizes its content on the Person-Environment-Occupation (PEO) model, which promotes full participation in the everyday lives of individuals with mental illness and those struggling with psychosocial issues related to their disabilities. It uses Evidence-Based Practice boxes to provide a synthesis of major research in the area and implications for practice. It emphasizes The Lived Experience of mental illness and recovery, recognizing the whole person and his or her state of physical, emotional, spiritual, and mental health, while also addressing co-occurring conditions such as depression, stroke, substance abuse, spinal cord injury, attention deficit disorder, and learning disabilities. It features a personal narrative in each chapter to reinforce a first-person, client-centered approach that illustrates the confluence of the person, environment, and occupational construct from various perspectives.
Notes
Part 1: Foundations. Part 2: The person. Part 3: Environment. Part 4: Occupation.
ISBN
9780803617049
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WM 450.5.O2 O33 2011
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