Term Psychiatric Occupational Therapy
Code RP-8000.7000
Definition Programs that involve people who have mental, emotional or social problems in selected age and interest-appropriate activities which are aimed at increasing their self-awareness, self-esteem, personal effectiveness, decision-making ability and overall self-sufficiency as individuals and as group members. Activities are structured to accomplish individual goals which have been established by the therapist or treatment team and may include crafts, cooking, self-care skills, work performance skills, task groups, relaxation groups and other therapeutic components.
Created 3/10/92
Changed 11/3/03
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See Also References Occupational Therapy (LR-6200)
Psychiatric Day Treatment (RP-6400.8000-620)
External Classification Terms Counseling (UW 7.1.01.01)
Counseling (NTE F60)
Mental Health/Substance Use Disorders (CAN MH-500)
Mental Health/Substance Use Disorders (USA MH-500)
Specialized Therapy (NPC F07)
Related Concepts Disabilities
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