1,325 results match your criteria Canadian journal of occupational therapy. Revue canadienne d'ergotherapie[Journal]


[Lifestyle Redesign® (): First Pilot Study Among Older French-Canadians].

Can J Occup Ther 2020 Jun 25:8417420929508. Epub 2020 Jun 25.

Description.: Recently translated and adapted to the French-Canadian context, the program (Lifestyle Redesign) aims to develop meaningful and healthy lifestyle. The influence of this newly adapted program on older French-Canadians was, however, unknown. Read More

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Occupational Therapy Roles in an Indigenous Context: An Integrative Review.

Can J Occup Ther 2020 Jun;87(3):200-210

Background.: Indigenous peoples experience health inequities linked in part to lack of access to culturally-relevant health care. The Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada (TRC) calls on all health professionals, including occupational therapists, to reduce health inequities through improved work with Indigenous communities. Read More

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Adaptive Eating Device: Performance and Satisfaction of a Person with Parkinson's Disease.

Can J Occup Ther 2020 Jun 15;87(3):211-220. Epub 2020 May 15.

Background.: Individuals with Parkinson's disease (PD) can experience motor impairments related to their hand-use that restrict participation in daily activities. Feeding is one activity impacted by this health condition. Read More

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Exploring Older Adults' Experiences and Perceptions with a Peer-Led Wheelchair Training Program.

Can J Occup Ther 2020 Jun 5;87(3):192-199. Epub 2020 May 5.

Background.: Manual wheelchair (MWC) training is important, but less than 50% of new wheelchair users receive any training. The Wheelchair training Self-efficacy Enhanced for Use (WheelSeeU), a community-based peer-led MWC training program, is feasible and effective for improving wheelchair skills. Read More

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Les ergothérapeutes doivent déclarer l'urgence climatique / Occupational Therapists Must Declare the Climate Emergency.

Can J Occup Ther 2020 Jun 27;87(3):169-172. Epub 2020 Apr 27.

Professor, Department of Occupational Therapy at Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières.

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June 2020
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Referral Prioritization in Home Care Occupational Therapy: A Matter of Perspective.

Can J Occup Ther 2020 Jun 15;87(3):182-191. Epub 2020 Apr 15.

Background.: Prioritizing referrals for home care occupational therapy is somewhat subjective, and public and patient perspectives on waiting list priorities are unknown.

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Rehabilitation is a global health priority.

Can J Occup Ther 2020 Apr;87(2):89-90

Rehabilitation Department Faculty of Medicine Universite´ Laval Quebec, CA.

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April 2020
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Experiences of Occupational Performance in Survivors of Stroke Attending Peer Support Groups.

Can J Occup Ther 2020 Jun 1;87(3):173-181. Epub 2020 Mar 1.

Background.: Survivors of stroke often experience environmental isolation and decreased occupational performance after discharge from the hospital. Peer groups benefit psychological, social, and cognitive functioning, though few studies have examined their influence on occupational performance of survivors of stroke. Read More

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Can J Occup Ther 2020 Feb 28:8417420910517. Epub 2020 Feb 28.

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February 2020

The Engaged Child in Occupational Therapy.

Can J Occup Ther 2020 Apr 27;87(2):127-136. Epub 2020 Feb 27.

Background.: Achieving optimal outcomes for children in occupational therapy settings is influenced, in part, by their engagement. The nature of child engagement from the occupational therapy perspective remains relatively unexplored. Read More

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Intention to Return to Work after Stroke Following Rehabilitation in Ontario.

Can J Occup Ther 2020 Jun 13;87(3):221-226. Epub 2020 Feb 13.

Background.: Returning to work is important for many people following stroke. An estimate of the prevalence of people intending to return to work post-stroke would be helpful in planning services supporting work reintegration. Read More

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Child Development Outcomes of DIR/Floortime TM-based Programs: A Systematic Review.

Can J Occup Ther 2020 Apr 4;87(2):153-164. Epub 2020 Feb 4.

Background.: Occupational therapy is often part of the multi-disciplinary approach within the Developmental, Individual-differences, Relationship-based (DIR) Floortime Model. The model addresses the emotional development of children, which is considered to be critical for the other child developmental areas. Read More

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Doing Occupational Justice: A Central Dimension of Everyday Occupational Therapy Practice.

Can J Occup Ther 2020 Apr 22;87(2):144-152. Epub 2020 Jan 22.

Background.: The Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists (CAOT) and the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) state that occupational justice is part of the domain of occupational therapy and that occupational justice is "an aspect of contexts and environments and an outcome of intervention" (AOTA, 2014, p. S9). Read More

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Interventions Addressing Vision, Visual-perceptual Impairments Following Acquired Brain Injury: A Cross-sectional Survey.

Can J Occup Ther 2020 Apr 3;87(2):117-126. Epub 2020 Jan 3.

Background.: The existing literature on the effectiveness of interventions targeting vision, visual-perceptual impairments following acquired brain injury (ABI) is scarce and unlinked to occupational performance.

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Occupational Therapists as Street-Level Bureaucrats: Leveraging the Political Nature of Everyday Practice.

Can J Occup Ther 2020 Apr 20;87(2):137-143. Epub 2019 Dec 20.

Background.: As front-line service providers who often work in systems regulated by governmental bodies, occupational therapists can be conceptualized as "street-level bureaucrats" ( Lipsky, 1980/2010 ) who effect and are affected by policy.

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Supporting Independence at Home of People with Autism Spectrum Disorder: Literature Review.

Can J Occup Ther 2020 Apr 12;87(2):100-116. Epub 2019 Dec 12.

Background.: The integration of a life environment enabling people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) to fully exercise their independence must be well prepared.

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Quality of life: A universal or a disability specific concept?

Can J Occup Ther 2020 Feb 4;87(1):4-11. Epub 2019 Dec 4.

Background.: Quality of life (QoL) is an important outcome of occupational therapy practice. Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder that impacts the individual throughout their lifespan and may substantially affect QoL. Read More

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February 2020

"I'm not alone": Women's experiences of recovery oriented occupational therapy groups following depression.

Can J Occup Ther 2020 Feb 9;87(1):73-82. Epub 2019 Oct 9.

Background.: Occupational therapy groups have been carried out as interventions in mental health settings across a variety of populations. Limited research explores the lived experience of individuals with depression following participation in recovery oriented occupational therapy groups. Read More

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February 2020

Corrigendum.

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Can J Occup Ther 2019 Oct 29;86(4):338. Epub 2019 Aug 29.

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October 2019

Professional identity and emerging occupational therapy practice: An autoethnography.

Can J Occup Ther 2020 Feb 20;87(1):63-72. Epub 2019 Aug 20.

Through critical group discussion, providing feedback and critiquing drafts and approving the final version, the authors listed here meet the authorship requirements as outlined by COPE.

Background.: Research about occupational therapy practice in the community with people who have been imprisoned remains limited and may be considered an emerging area of practice.

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February 2020

Autism spectrum disorder: How can occupational therapists support schools?

Can J Occup Ther 2020 Feb 11;87(1):30-41. Epub 2019 Aug 11.

Background.: Children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) face multiple occupational challenges in their school, and school staff need additional support to increase their participation.

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February 2020

Addressing clients' sexual health in occupational therapy practice.

Can J Occup Ther 2020 Feb 20;87(1):52-62. Epub 2019 Jun 20.

Background.: Sexuality is an important dimension of one's health and well-being. Studies show that occupational therapists regard clients' sexual health as a legitimate domain of practice but do not adequately address it in their clinical work. Read More

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February 2020
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Feasibility RCT protocol evaluating a powered-wheelchair training program for older adults.

Can J Occup Ther 2019 Jun;86(3):232-242

Background.: Powered-wheelchair use improves participation for people with mobility limitations; however, many individuals do not receive powered-wheelchair skills training that meets their learning needs.

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June 2019
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[Overview of the assessment practices of occupational therapists working in Quebec].

Can J Occup Ther 2019 Dec 12;86(5):388-399. Epub 2019 Jun 12.

Background.: In occupational therapy practice, client assessments are essential for establishing treatment priorities and determining the effectiveness of interventions. However, occupational therapists' assessment practices are not well documented. Read More

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December 2019
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Does training in a top-down approach influence recorded goals and treatment plans?

Can J Occup Ther 2020 Feb 6;87(1):42-51. Epub 2019 Jun 6.

Background.: Five stroke rehabilitation teams were supported in the implementation of Cognitive Orientation to daily Occupational Performance (CO-OP) as part of a knowledge translation (KT) project called CO-OP KT. Medical record auditors noted there was occasionally a disconnect between client goals and treatment plans, revealing a need to better understand the characteristics of each and their relationship to each other. Read More

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February 2020
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Everyday technologies and public space participation among people with and without dementia.

Can J Occup Ther 2019 Dec 29;86(5):400-411. Epub 2019 May 29.

Background.: Occupational therapists support everyday technology use; however, it is necessary to consider the challenges that people with dementia encounter with everyday technologies when participating in various places within public space.

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December 2019
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The reviewers: The pillar of the journal.

Can J Occup Ther 2018 Dec;85(5):348-350

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December 2018
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Un mandat collectif.

Can J Occup Ther 2019 Apr;86(2):84-85

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April 2019
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Our collective mandate.

Can J Occup Ther 2019 Apr;86(2):85-86

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April 2019
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Financial Management Activity Process: Qualitative inquiry of adults with acquired brain injury.

Can J Occup Ther 2019 Jun 19;86(3):196-208. Epub 2019 May 19.

Background.: Little is known about the financial management occupations of people living with brain injury, despite the importance of these to adult autonomy.

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Meaningful occupations of young adults with muscular dystrophy and other neuromuscular disorders.

Can J Occup Ther 2019 Oct 16;86(4):277-288. Epub 2019 May 16.

Background.: Youth with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) and other neuromuscular disorders are living well into adulthood and often need help engaging in meaningful occupations.

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October 2019
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Continuing competency in ethical decision making: An interpretive description of occupational therapists' perspectives.

Can J Occup Ther 2019 Jun 15;86(3):209-219. Epub 2019 May 15.

Background.: Competency in ethical decision making is a criterion for ethical practice, and it is expected to advance with ongoing professional development. However, research exploring continuing competency needs of occupational therapists regarding ethical decision making is limited. Read More

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June 2019
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Occupational performance and multisensory stimulation during post-traumatic amnesia: An observational and randomized controlled trial protocol.

Can J Occup Ther 2019 Oct 14;86(4):326-337. Epub 2019 May 14.

Background.: Occupational performance (OP) and interventions during post-traumatic amnesia (PTA) following traumatic brain injury are poorly understood.

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October 2019
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A description of teachers' approach to handwriting instruction in primary schools.

Can J Occup Ther 2019 Dec 13;86(5):371-376. Epub 2019 May 13.

Background.: When handwriting becomes a significant obstacle to children's academic success, occupational therapists are routinely asked to intervene. At times, therapists wonder whether teachers' instructional approaches have a role to play in explaining children's handwriting challenges. Read More

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December 2019
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Investigating the provision of occupational therapy services: A case study.

Can J Occup Ther 2019 Dec 13;86(5):412-422. Epub 2019 May 13.

Background.: The World Health Organization has identified occupational therapists as integral human resources on health care teams, yet in many contexts, occupational therapy services are not adequately provided. One example is occupational therapy in mental health care in Saskatchewan. Read More

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December 2019
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Neuro-occupation: A self-organizing approach to conflate the brain, context, and occupation.

Can J Occup Ther 2020 Feb 8;87(1):12-20. Epub 2019 May 8.

Background.: was coined to conflate three distinctly different concepts: the brain, context, and occupation. Discussing neuro-occupation has been more of an academic exercise rather than cogently researched for everyday practice, perhaps due to the seemingly incongruity among the concepts. Read More

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February 2020
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Adaptations to support occupational engagement with age-related vision loss: A metasynthesis study.

Can J Occup Ther 2019 Dec 6;86(5):377-387. Epub 2019 May 6.

Background.: Age-related vision loss (ARVL) is a progressive process that adversely affects older adults' occupational engagement. As such, older adults often employ a variety of psychological adaptation strategies. Read More

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December 2019
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Assessment priorities in cerebral palsy using ICF core set by Iranian occupational therapists.

Can J Occup Ther 2019 Oct 2;86(4):289-298. Epub 2019 May 2.

Background.: International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) core set for cerebral palsy allows for the description of the levels of functioning in cerebral palsy. It is not exactly clear which of these levels is more important for evaluation from the perspective of occupational therapists in Iran. Read More

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October 2019
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An occupational therapy community development practice process.

Can J Occup Ther 2019 Dec 29;86(5):345-356. Epub 2019 Apr 29.

Background.: Little research has focused on the application of the Canadian Practice Process Framework (CPPF) to occupational therapists' work in community development (CD).

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December 2019
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A comparison of bibliometric indicators in occupational therapy journals published in English.

Can J Occup Ther 2019 Apr 25;86(2):125-135. Epub 2019 Apr 25.

Background.: The use of bibliometrics to evaluate the quality and impact of refereed journals has increased along with access to electronic databases and citation counts.

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April 2019
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Psychometric properties of home accessibility assessment tools: A systematic review.

Can J Occup Ther 2019 Jun 25;86(3):172-184. Epub 2019 Apr 25.

Background.: Although home environment assessments are commonly performed by occupational therapists working in home care, use of nonstandardized measures created in-house or lack of measure use can cast a shadow over the quality of these assessments for people with disabilities. To ensure quality of home environment assessments, occupational therapists need standardized measures with demonstrated psychometric properties. Read More

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June 2019
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"We need more things for us": Being low income and underoccupied in older age.

Can J Occup Ther 2020 Feb 25;87(1):21-29. Epub 2019 Apr 25.

Background.: Low-income older adult populations have increased vulnerability to occupational engagement barriers and poor health outcomes while aging in community settings.

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February 2020
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The making of occupation-based models and diagrams: History and semiotic analysis.

Can J Occup Ther 2019 Oct 25;86(4):313-325. Epub 2019 Apr 25.

Background.: Models provide a structure for organizing knowledge and facilitating learning and are upheld by occupational therapy as epitomizing the cornerstones of its practice.

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October 2019
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Examining the intersection of policy and occupational therapy: A scoping review.

Can J Occup Ther 2019 Jun 25;86(3):185-195. Epub 2019 Apr 25.

Background.: Policy has direct bearing on occupational therapy practice and is a key dimension of the environment. To date, there has not been a synthesis of how policy is addressed in the occupational therapy literature. Read More

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June 2019
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Sensory modulation, physical activity and participation in daily occupations in young children.

Can J Occup Ther 2019 Apr 24;86(2):106-113. Epub 2019 Apr 24.

Background.: Physical activity (PA) promotes children's health. While sensory processing is integral to motor output, research regarding PA in children with sensory processing challenges is sparse. Read More

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April 2019
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Indigenous perspectives on health: Integration with a Canadian model of practice.

Can J Occup Ther 2019 Jun 24;86(3):220-231. Epub 2019 Apr 24.

Background.: The Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists and the Truth and Reconciliation Commission recommend change within the Canadian health care system, respecting and valuing Indigenous health and healing practices. Adjusting the lens through which occupational therapists practice to incorporate Indigenous views of health and wellness is one potential change. Read More

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June 2019
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A randomized controlled trial protocol investigating effectiveness of an activity-pacing program for deconditioned older adults.

Can J Occup Ther 2019 Apr 24;86(2):136-147. Epub 2019 Apr 24.

Background.: Acute hospitalization of older adults can lead to deconditioning and the need for rehabilitation to facilitate a return to home and previous lifestyle. An occupational therapy intervention to combat deconditioning is activity pacing, an active self-management strategy where individuals learn to modify how and when activities are completed with the aim of improving participation in occupation. Read More

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April 2019
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Occupational therapy and posttraumatic stress disorder: A scoping review.

Can J Occup Ther 2019 Apr 23;86(2):148-157. Epub 2019 Apr 23.

Background.: People who are diagnosed with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) can experience disruptions in their daily occupations. Occupational therapists may assist clients with PTSD to reengage in meaningful occupations. Read More

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April 2019
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