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Upper Extremity Assessments Applied to Practice
Facilitating Transfers Applied to Practice
Patterns of Workplace Support: An Exploration of the Experiences of Workers with Mental Health Disabilities
Purpose: To evaluate differences in perceived workplace social support for different disability groups, and to better understand the support experiences of persons with mental health disabilities. Methods: A sequential ...
SELF-CARE: A CLARIFICATION OF MEANING AND EXAMINATION OF SUPPORTIVE STRATEGIES
Background Considering ~9 million Canadians have one or more chronic health conditions, and >3.3 million report some level of disability, the burden of care is substantive for individuals and health system. With such ...
The Development of Recovery Competencies for In-patient Mental Health Providers Working with People with Serious Mental Illness
Objectives. The transformation of the mental health system toward a recovery-orientation has created a growing demand for training and education to equip providers with recovery competencies. The purpose of this thesis is ...
Community Programs For At-Risk Children and Youth in the KFL&A Health Region: A Scoping Review
A scoping review was used to identify community-based out-of-school programs which employed occupation as a means of intervention to support positive youth development for at-risk children and youth. The purpose of the ...
Sit-to-stand performance in people with stroke and the effect of constraint-induced movement strategies on sit-to-stand performance
Asymmetry of weight-bearing and impaired ability to maintain centre of pressure in midline contribute to an increased fall risk during sit-to-stand in people with stroke. The main objective of this thesis was to investigate ...
Is There a Role For Neck Manipulation in Elderly Falls Prevention? – An overview
Many risk factors exist for falls in the elderly. Dizziness is an important risk factor for such falls. Spinal pain has also been identified as a risk factor for these falls. In this overview of the literature, we examine ...