Rehabilitation and Coping in Adults with Disabilities

  title={Rehabilitation and Coping in Adults with Disabilities},
  author={Peter A C Lim},
Rehabilitation has optimal functioning and independence of the patient as the ultimate goal. It is holistic in nature and addresses restoration where possible or compensation where necessary, not only of the physical but also psychological, social, educational, vocational, and recreational abilities of the individual. Rehabilitation Medicine is the medical field specialising in care of patients with disabling disease or injury. The person with disabilities has to cope with many changes… CONTINUE READING