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  1. Are exposure therapy interventions effective in facilitating ‘return to work’ for persons with work-related PTSD, and are they relevant to occupational therapy practice?

    by McDonald, Leanne

    Background. Injuries that occur at work place individuals at risk for developing work-related PTSD. People with work-related...

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  2. Case Management Systems for Homeless Women with Children: A Scopting Literature Review

    by Cheung, M

    Abstract Background. The prevalence of homelessness is growing rapidly every couple of years. Homeless women with children...

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  3. Contributing Factors Affecting Vocational Rehabilitation Outcomes in the Successful Community Integration of Prisoners

    by Tse, Stephanie

    Abstract Introduction: Programs are being offered to prisoners that aim to provide them with skills upon release. There is...

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  4. A Criticadl Literature Review on Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy to Improve Hand Fuction in Children with Hemiplegic Cerebral Palsy

    by Breukelman, Lisa

    Abstract: Hemiplegi cerebral palsy is a neurological disorder that affects a child's body movement and coordination. Occupational...

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  5. A Critical Literature Review: Effectiveness of Environmental Modifications to Improve Intake in Residents with Dementia and its Applicability to Occupational Therapy Practive

    by Kennedy, Jacqueline

    Abstract Introduction. The Canadian population is aging and dementia is an age related disease. Symptoms of dementia and...

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  7. A Critical Literature Review of Peer-Mediated Interventions in School Aged Children with

    by Senez, Anne

    Abstract Background: Autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) are marked by impairments in social interactions (DSM-IV, 2000). These...

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  8. A Critical Literature Review on the Effect of Debt on Students’ Physical and Mental Well-Being

    by Ma, Carmen

    Abstract Background: As tuition costs continue to increase, so does the amount of student loan debt. University or college...

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  9. A Critical Literature Review through an Occupational Lens: What is the Quality of Evidence for Community-Based FASD Prevention Programs

    by Miller, Dawn

    Abstract Background. Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD) are a significant social problem in Canada, costing billions...

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  10. A Critical Review of Interventions Using Neuroprostheses Based FES System for Post-Stroke Survivors with Upper Limb Hemiparesis

    by Taimur, Mobinul

    Abstract Background. Each year many Canadians are affected by stroke and a significant portion of stroke survivors do not...

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  11. A Critical Review of Research Literature on Sleep Hygiene as an Intervention for Children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

    by Yakimowich, Karrie

    ABSTRACT Background. As the population of children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) continues to rise, the need...

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  12. A critical review of the literature: What is the strength of evidence for using family-centred home-based modified constraint induced movement therapy for children with hemiplegic cerebral palsy?

    by Tsim, Frances

    Abstract Background: Children with hemiplegic cerebral palsy (hCP) developmentally disregard their affected upper extremity,...

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  14. Documenting Levels of Engagement in Residents with Dementia: Are the Measures

    by Teeter, Kaitlin

    Abstract Introduction: In 1995, The Good Samaritan Society developed a “Cottage” model assisted living facility in which...

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  15. Does Prism Adaptation Therapy Improve Performance in Daily Activities for Persons with Unilateral Neglect: A Critical Literature Review

    by Langer, Stephanie

    Abstract Background: Unilateral neglect is a common condition following brain injury and is associated with poor functional...

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  16. The effect of exercise on mental health and quality of life in individuals with Bipolar Disorder: A critical review

    by Gerstmar, Ashley

    Abstract Title: The effect of exercise on mental health and quality of life in individual with Bipolar Disorder: A critical...

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  17. Effect of functional electrical stimulation-leg cycle ergometry training methods on peak oxygen consumption for individuals with spinal cord injury: A critical literature review.

    by Kaiser, Lansea

    Abstract Background. Research completed prior to 2007 states that functional electrical stimulation-leg cycle ergometry (FES-LCE)...

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  18. The Effectiveness of Aggression Replacement Training for Young Offenders Across Institutional Settings: A Critical Literature Review

    by Buckell, Lauren

    Abstract Background. Violent young offenders represent a significant proportion of those incarcerated annually. Without proper...

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  19. The Effectiveness of Diversional Activity and its Therapeutic Power: A Scoping Literature Review Exploring the Current Use of Diversion

    by Chatfield, Jessica

    Abstract Background: The use of diversion is deeply embedded in the roots of occupational therapy. Diversional activities...

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  20. The Effectiveness of Hand Functional Electrical Stimulation for Improving Independence

    by Boyd, Johanna

    Background: Hand dysfunction is a critical concern for persons with tetraplegia as it creates a lack of independence in daily...

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