Poster Session  |   July 2017
A World of Occupations: Life Through the Lens of Persons Who Are Experiencing Homelessness
Author Affiliations
  • Nova Southeastern University
Article Information
Health and Wellness / Occupational Therapy Practice Framework / Professional Issues / Basic Research
Poster Session   |   July 2017
A World of Occupations: Life Through the Lens of Persons Who Are Experiencing Homelessness
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2017, Vol. 71, 7111505141p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2017.71S1-PO5126
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2017, Vol. 71, 7111505141p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2017.71S1-PO5126
Abstract

Date Presented 3/31/2017

This research examined meanings ascribed to daily occupations of persons experiencing homelessness. Participants used photographs to document occupations. Q-sort and one-on-one interviews were used to enrich data. Thematic outcomes highlight occupational therapy’s distinct value with this population.

Primary Author and Speaker: Carol Ann Lambdin-Pattavina

Additional Authors and Speakers: Catherine Peirce, Alexandra Marous, Cody Wipperman, Ariella Bitton, Melanie Baldzicki