OT Community Health Promotion Program. 台大職能治療學系 毛慧芬 2011.10.11. Constructing the Lifestyle Redesign Program. Conceptual paths (the complexity of the project) Pilot studies A demonstration class Theoretical readings.
OT Community Health Promotion Program
Understanding of aging, adaptation, and the process of Occupational-analysis
The nature of occupation (i.e. Imagining and doing)
How you select occupation each day?
Whether your everyday routines were a sensible plan for achieving goals?
Adaptation to a multicultural environments
Use of free time
Grave illness and death
Psychological well-being and happiness
Relationship with others
To customize a program to the local situation
9 Month Program
2 hrs/week-Small groups
15 Months 2 hrs/week-Small groups
Utilization of Health Services
Methods of Delivery
* Predictability and stability with change and growth
Results of the Lifestyle Redesign Program
Published in the Journal of the American medical Association (JAMA) (Clark et al., 1997), and was invited to address the Am. Med. Assoc. 16th Annual Science reports Conference on Oct. 21, 1997.
* To break the symbolic threshold(i.e. A depressed woman spent most of the day in bed or watching TV. A bus step to climb aboard a bus to go out)
to make individualized plan
to provide support, education, and to boost their confidence to try something new and embed in their memory that they are still risk taker.
(J of Gerontology, PSYCHOLOGICAL SCIENCES, 2001, 56B, No.1, p60-63)
=> Cost effectiveness