Research Platform
Issue Date: August 01, 2019
Published Online: November 15, 2019
Updated: November 26, 2019
Young People’s Experiences of Homelessness and Its Influence on Their Daily Routines and Occupational Participation
Author Affiliations & Notes
  • Reliant Rehabilitation, Highland Park, IL, USA
  • Midwestern University, Downers Grove, IL, USA
  • Shirley Ryan AbilityLab, Chicago, IL, USA
  • N/A, N/A, IL, USA
Article Information
Mental Health / Rehabilitation, Participation, and Disability / Basic Research
Research Platform   |   August 01, 2019
Young People’s Experiences of Homelessness and Its Influence on Their Daily Routines and Occupational Participation
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2019, Vol. 73, 7311505125. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2019.73S1-RP201B
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2019, Vol. 73, 7311505125. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2019.73S1-RP201B
Abstract

Date Presented 04/05/19

This study explored how homelessness influences the daily routines and occupational experiences of young people. OTs can support homeless young people through community programming to facilitate development of productive routines, engagement in meaningful occupations, and social participation.

Primary Author and Speaker: Emily Simpson

Contributing Authors: Evan Semmelhack, Bridget Conniff, Breanna Faber