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Occupational therapy-Work assessment and preparation

Mary-Ann Jack-Bleach
South African Journal of Physiotherapy | Vol 39, No 2 | a894 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/sajp.v39i2.894 | © 2018 Mary-Ann Jack-Bleach | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 03 October 2018 | Published: 30 June 1983

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Mary-Ann Jack-Bleach, Occupational Therapy, University of Stellenbosch, South Africa

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This paper presents aspects of the role of the occupational therapist in the assessment and preparation of patients for work. The roles of the occupational therapist in working with two broad categories of workers, viz. the worker in industry who is experiencing problems related directly or indirectly to his work situation, and the disabled person who wishes to work, are described.


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