Poster Session  |   July 2017
Expanding Mental Health Occupational Therapy to Emerging Settings: Provider Perspectives
Author Affiliations
  • Towson University
  • Healthcare for the Homeless
Article Information
Mental Health / Neurologic Conditions / Translational Research
Poster Session   |   July 2017
Expanding Mental Health Occupational Therapy to Emerging Settings: Provider Perspectives
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2017, Vol. 71, 7111520308p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2017.71S1-PO5156
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2017, Vol. 71, 7111520308p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2017.71S1-PO5156
Abstract

Date Presented 3/31/2017

Occupational therapy consultation for homeless adults with mental health conditions was explored. Results reveal the value of assessment in authentic contexts and use of standardized instruments to inform care decisions of complex clients, particularly those with traumatic brain injury.

Primary Author and Speaker: MaryBeth Merryman

Additional Authors and Speakers: Caitlin Synovec