What's a Group to Do?: A Collection of OT Activities

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Therapy Skill Builders, 1998 - Social Science - 113 pages
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This text aims to help improve motor planning and co-ordination, memory skills, ability to follow sequenced directions and the ability to interact and communicate with others. Clients of all ages and levels of functioning in sensorimotor, cognitive and interpersonal skills can participate in the group activities.

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About the author (1998)

Norman completed the occupational therapy assistant program at Grand Rapids Community College in Michigan and received her certification in California. She began developing her repertoire of group activities as an intern, working with children with disabilities in school settings and adults in a variety of rehab settings.

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