Case-Smith's Occupational Therapy for Children and Adolescents

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Focusing on children from infancy to adolescence, Case-Smith's Occupational Therapy for Children and Adolescents, 8th Edition provides comprehensive, full-color coverage of pediatric conditions and treatment techniques in all settings. Its emphasis on application of evidence-based practice includes: eight new chapters, a focus on clinical reasoning, updated references, research notes, and explanations of the evidentiary basis for specific interventions. Coverage of new research and theories, new techniques, and current trends, with additional case studies, keeps you in-step with the latest advances in the field. Developmental milestone tables serve as a quick reference throughout the book.

Section I Foundational Knowledge for Occupational Therapy for Children and Youth 1. The Occupational Therapy Process in Pediatrics: Overview of Essential Concepts -- 2. Using Occupational Therapy Models and Frames of Reference with Children and Youth -- 3. Working with Families -- 4. Occupational Therapy View of Child Development -- 5. The Intentional Relationship: Working With Children and Families -- Section II Occupational Therapy Assessment and Evaluation Methods and Process 6. Observational Assessment and Activity Analysis -- 7. Use of Standardized Tests in Pediatric Practice -- 8. Evaluation, Interpretation, and Goal Writing -- 9. Documenting Outcomes -- Section III Assessment and Treatment of Occupations -- 10. Assessment and Treatment of Feeding, Eating, and Swallowing -- 11 Assessment and Treatment of Play -- 12. Assessment and Treatment of Activities of Daily Living, Sleep, Rest, and Sexuality -- 13. Assessment and Treatment of Instrumental Activities of Daily Living and Leisure -- 14. Assessment and Intervention of Social Participation and Social Skills -- 15. Assessment and Treatment of Educational Performance -- Section IV Occupational Therapy Approaches -- 16. Application of Motor Control and Motor Learning -- 17. Cognitive Interventions -- 18. Mobility -- 19. Assistive Technology -- 20. Sensory Integration -- 21. Behavioral Approaches -- Section V Pediatric Occupational Therapy Services -- 22. Neonatal Intensive Care Unit -- 23. Early Intervention Services -- 24. School-based Occupational Therapy -- 25. Transition Services -- 26. Hospital and Pediatric Rehabilitation Services -- 27. Pediatric Hand Therapy -- Section VI Occupational Therapy for Specific Conditions -- 28. Mental Health Conditions -- 29. Neuromotor Conditions: Cerebal Palsy -- 30. Autism Spectrum Disorder -- 31. Trauma-Induced Conditions -- 32. Vision Impairment.