+ The Communit y Health Model: A Level II Students Perspective + Greenhouse Ministries 501(c)3 faith-based, non-profit organization Assists underprivileged individuals and families in Rutherford County through the provision of food, clothing, job skill training,
adult education classes and counseling. Greenhouse Ministries purpose is two-fold: To offer a community-based place for volunteers to share their gifts for the glory of God To serve the underserved through planting, watering, and growing up Christians and not-yet Christians by the power of Gods love, nurturing them in a safe place (based on Luke 2:52). (Greenhouse Ministries, n. d.) + Greenhouse Ministries
programs OT Wellspring/Cottage Program Veterans for Volunteers reCYCLE The Bicycle Learning Center Warehouse
Volunteers Legal Clinic + Why is OT needed in the community? Top reported needs: income, safe and affordable housing, suitable employment, job training and placement, adequate nutrition, education, and general life skills (Babcock, 2014; Finlayson et al., 2002; Petrenchik, 2006). Barriers:
inefficient policies and procedures, inadequate services, difficulties accessing resources, public perceptions and stigma, insensitive service providers, and a generally discouraging social services system (Babcock, 2014; + Why is OT needed in the community? Stress from living in poverty affects executive functioning (Babcock, 2014). Poverty creates powerful stress that impacts cognitive functioning; decreasing quality of decision-making Stress associated with poverty alters the way the
brain develops in children experiencing the stress (Babcock, 2014; Evans & Fuller-Rowell, 2013; Thompson et al., 2013). Evans and Fuller-Rowell (2013) found that chronic physiological stress caused by childhood poverty has been linked to deficits in adult working memory and self-regulatory skills. Thompson et al. (2013) found that substance abuse disorders are associated with considerable impairment in + Community Health Model Defines recovery as the process by which people living with mental illness and/or addictions learn how to minimize the disabilities associated with those conditions while pursuing a safe, dignified, meaningful, and constructive life in the community.
(Yale School of Medicine, 2006) Guided by the principle that recovery is not achieved in an artificial setting. Treating the client as a human being instead of a patient. OTs also assist clients in successfully identifying and engaging with community supports which, in turn, reduces stigma, promotes efficacy in the workplace and increases the clients success in the community.
+ What does this look like at Greenhouse Ministries? + manager administrator consultant researcher coordinator presenter advocator educator leader therapist
LEVEL II STUDENT + Connections in the community Doors of Hope St. Louise Clinic Goodwill Career Solutions Community Helpers Guidance Center Hope Clinic Dispensary of Hope Barnabas Vision Journey Home
Salvation Army Trustpoint/Clear Path Domestic Violence Tennessee Career Center Special Kids R-Connection +In the future Sensory Modulation Room for ADULTS-why? Misdiagnosis (Abernethy, 2010) Lower levels of community participation and less perceived potential recovery (Pfeiffer, Brusilovskiy, Bauer and Salzer, 2014) Treatable (Abernethy, 2010; Champagne, 2011; Pfeiffer and Kinnealey , 2003)
Wilbarger Protocol Therapeutic use of self Sensorimotor activities Sensory modulation modalities Physical environment modifications + A level II students perspective of the role-emerging fieldwork experience What will I +take with me?
Advocacy Importance of building relationships Patience Flexibility Supervision Greater respect for our profession + References
Abernethy, H. (2010). The assessment and treatment of sensory defensiveness in adult mental health: A literature review. British Journal of Occupational Therapy, 73(5), 210-218. http://dx.doi.org/10.4276/030802210X12734991664183. Babcock, E.D. (2014, Fall). Rethinking poverty. Stanford Social Innovation Review. 12(4). Retrieved from http://www.ssireview.org/articles/entry/rethinking_poverty Champagne, T. (2011). The influence of posttraumatic stress disorder, depression, and sensory processing patterns on occupational engagement: A case study. Work, 38, 67-75. http:// dx.doi.org/WOR-2011-1105. Evans, G. W. & Fuller-Rowell, T. E. (2013). Childhood poverty, chronic stress, and young adult working memory: the protective role of self-regulatory capacity. Developmental Science, 16(5), 688-696. +
References Finlayson, M., Baker, M., Rodman, L., & Herzberg, G. (2002). The process and outcomes of a multimethod needs assessment at a homeless shelter. American Journal of Occupational Therapy, 56, 313-321. Geddie, M.D. (N.D.). Head injury: Executive function deficits. Lubbock, Texas: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. Greenhouse Ministries (n. d.). Welcome to Greenhouse Ministries. Retrieved from http://www.greenhousemin.org Lipskaya-Velikovsky, L., Bar-Shalita, T., & Bart, O. (2014). Sensory modulation and daily-life participation in people with schizophrenia. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 58, 130137. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.comppsych.2014.12.009 + References
Petrenchik, T. (2006). Homelessness: Perspectives, misconceptions, and considerations for occupational therapy. Occupational Therapy in Health Care, 20(3/4), 9-30. Pfeiffer, B., Brusilovskiy, E., Bauer, J., & Salzer, M. (2014). Sensory processing, participation, and recovery in adults with serious mental illness. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal, 37(4), 289-296. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/prj0000099. Pfeiffer, B., Brusilovskiy, E., Bauer, J., & Salzer, M. (2014). Sensory processing, participation, and recovery in adults with serious mental illness. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal, 37(4), 289-296. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/prj0000099. Szabo, L. (2014). Cost of not caring: Nowhere to go. Retrieved from http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/05/12/ mental-health-system-crisis/7746535/. + References Thompson, R. G., Wall, M. M., Greenstein, E., Grant, B. F., & Hasin, D.S. (2013). Substance-use disorders and
poverty as prospective predictors of first-time homelessness in the United States. American Journal of Public Health. 103(S2), S282-S288. Yale School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry (2006). Yale program for recovery and community health. Retrieved from http://www.yale.edu/prch/about/aboutrecovery.html
7. If an object is accelerating it must have a force acting on it. 8. Forces can change the direction of an object while its speed stays the same. 9. On a distance time graph an object travelling at a...
White Plains City School District Other titles: Arial Default Design The Rise of Civilization in Egypt PowerPoint Presentation PowerPoint Presentation Facts About the Nile River PowerPoint Presentation PowerPoint Presentation "The Gift of the Nile" PowerPoint Presentation PowerPoint ...
Exposition - to investigate an idea, evaluate evidence, expound on the idea, and set forth an argument concerning that idea in a clear and concise manner. (This can be accomplished through comparison and contrast, definition, example, the analysis of cause...
An inclined plane is the simplest of the simple machines because there are no moving parts. A plane is a flat surface, and if it is inclined, one end of it is raised. Examples include ramps, sloped roads or driveways,...
It also frees up staff to work on other initiatives to improve students' experience. The upgrade of PeopleSoft applications will also enable more services for students, faculty and staff. The introduction of self-service applications will allow the phasing out of...
(10 PRT members, 25 QA inspectors, and 5 supporting area engineers). Estimate $150K for contractor mobilization. Approximately 225,000 CY will be removed and disposed of in a 30-day period. Costs could vary significantly based on haul distance to disposal site.
They loaned you your own money without your knowledge. Money Creation Borrower signs promissory note. Bank sends note to Fed for payment from your Strawman (birth) account. Bank receives "credits" from Fed and "loans" you your own money. Consumer labor...
Ready to download the document? Go ahead and hit continue!