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Author Andersen, Lori T., 1954- author.

Title The history of occupational therapy : the first century / Lori T. Andersen, EdD, OTR/L, FAOTA, Kathlyn L. Reed, PhD, OTR, FAOTA, MLIS
Published Thorofare, NJ : SLACK Incorporated, [2017]


Description 1 online resource
Contents The formative stages : ancient times to 1900s -- Conception and formal birth : 1900s to 1917 -- World War I : 1917 to 1920s -- Standard setting : 1920s to 1940s -- Rapid growth and expansion : 1940s to 1960s -- Turning points : 1960s to 1970s -- Back to philosophical base : 1970s to 1980s -- Search for a unifying theory : 1980s to 1990s -- Time of conflict : 1990s to 2000s -- Looking to the future : 2000s to 2010s -- On the road to the centennial vision and beyond
Summary This text follows a chronological timeline, providing discussions and reflections on the influence of various personalities, politics, legislation and policy, economics, socio-cultural values, technology, and educational factors that led to the progressive maturation of the profession of occupational therapy
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Occupational therapy -- History
Occupational Therapy -- history
History, 20th Century
Occupational Therapy -- trends
MEDICAL -- Pharmacology.
Occupational therapy
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
Author Reed, Kathlyn L., author
LC no. 2019716653
ISBN 9781630914486