Independence through activity: mind, body, and environment interaction in therapy.

@article{DiJoseph1982IndependenceTA,
  title={Independence through activity: mind, body, and environment interaction in therapy.},
  author={L M DiJoseph},
  journal={The American journal of occupational therapy : official publication of the American Occupational Therapy Association},
  year={1982},
  volume={36 11},
  pages={
          740-4
        }
}
PhiLosophy, theory, and practice are not separate entities but Lie on a continuum. Our philosophy in occupational therapy speaks to pu.rposeful activity and Man as an active being. In treatment, we must integrate philosophy and theory into practice, including the use of activity as our primary tool. We must also integrate activity into the totaLity of motor behavior and consider mind, body, and environment in aLL areas of practice. W ith the current emphasis on clarification of the… CONTINUE READING

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