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Mindfulness at risk of being 'turned into a free market commodity'

Warnings delivered at lack of regulations within an ‘increasingly professionalised domain’<p>The mindfulness movement is in danger of being turned into a commodity, “a product to be bought and sold on the free market”, a Buddhist Society conference was told.<p>“People are becoming professionally …

25 Fine Motor Activities Using Household Items

If you’ve been wanting to do fine motor activities with your toddler or preschooler but don’t want to spend a lot of money and just don’t know where …

Kids

Home, Safe Home - Alzheimer's and Dementia

Occupational Therapists are trained to identify and support a client’s needs, strengths and capabilities in their home; their expertise can be …

Occupational Therapy

Efficacy of occupational therapy for patients with Parkinson's disease: a randomised controlled trial. - PubMed

BACKGROUND:<p>There is insufficient evidence to support use of occupational therapy interventions for patients with Parkinson's disease. We aimed to …

Clinical Trials

Stepping out of the glue: How to generate goals

Chronic pain has been called one of the “most powerful and insidious disruptors” of routine, habit and wellbeing (Karoly, Okun, Enders & Tennen, …

Publications | Royal College of Occupational Therapists

The Royal College produces a range of publications for occupational therapists and other health and social care professionals.<p>Many of our …

The new research climate surrounding occupational therapy

Many occupational therapists are now able to combine clinical practice with an academic career<p>Growing numbers of occupational therapists (OTs) are combining clinical practice with a research career as part of a national drive to build an evidence-based profession. Attracted to academia and …

How Occupational Therapy Works for You

VA's occupational therapists help Veterans participate in the things they want and need to do through the therapeutic use of everyday activities and …

Occupational Therapy

Occupational therapy and mental health: ‘It’s not about basket weaving’

Occupational therapy for mental health patients helps people live fulfilling and meaningful lives<p>Jane Reynolds can’t imagine doing anything else: “I love working with people. I love hearing their stories. I love seeing how they can change their life with a bit of support.”<p>She makes it sound easy, …

An Activity Analysis of #OTalk 27th October 2015

<b>An Activity analysis of OTalk</b><p><b>Date:</b> 27/10/2015 <b>Host: @OT_rach</b><p>I recently attended a back to basic’s event within the trust I work for, which was led by …

Personal Computers

How Occupational Therapy and Psychology Can Support Improved Mental Health and Well-being

<b>Mental Health Week</b> <i>runs during 4-10 October. To mark this event, we will share how you can support yourself or a loved one experiencing a mental</i> …

Tips From a Flight Attendant

Flight attendants are the face of the airlines. It's their job to ensure that your flight is as pleasant as possible. They go out of their way to ensure our travel is uneventful. (By the way, uneventful is preferred. Incidences, delays, and other events before, during and after flights make for a …

Airlines