Art proved to be a great diversional
and motivational activity to detract from negative thoughts and promote verbal communication.
Hiring a certified activity therapist also may increase the therapeutic use of diversional
activities (Wheeler & Houston, 2005).
Audrey and Maida trained through the Red Cross Society in diversional
therapy which was regarded as a preliminary to occupational therapy.
2) Within this perspective, the correlated nursing diagnoses were Deficient diversional
activity and Sedentary lifestyle, both belonging to the Health promotion domain.
I took what was then called a diversional
therapy course, which was a year long.
The school, owned by PNTC Colleges, recently launched its new healthcare program with the courses Diversional
Therapy and Health Care Team Management.
Recreational Therapists do provide a range of services and perform a myriad of functions in their daily practices, some of which can be classified as treatment, some as developmental, and some even diversional
2008; Salamon & Lennon, 2003; Santulli & Oxman, 1995; Torkelson & Dobal, 1999), diversional
activities (Salamon & Lennon, 2003); placing patients in public places (e.
Efficiency shopping value is related to time-awareness and time-efficiency, experiential shopping value to enjoyment of the shopping experience itself, diversional
shopping value to feelings of escapism and problem diversion, reliable shopping value to the perception of product and brand reliability, and self-expressive shopping to self-consciousness and identification with the shopping environment.
Of the 97 direct care workers who provided their job title, 60 were personal care attendants or community care workers, eight were enrolled nurses, 10 were registered nurses, 11 were allied health workers, and eight identified their job title as 'other' (mostly diversional
therapists and allied health assistants).
Sin B Jones is a diversional
creative art therapist and a ceramic/textile artist.
I held meetings with the lifestyle coordinator and the diversional
therapist to outline the project and explain the anticipated benefits to the residents.
Rather, the men participating in men's shed activities are more focussed in diversional
and educational activities and seem less involved in gender politics, or they adhere to one of the above gender political ideologies and men's movement philosophies.
However, the real achievements of these initiatives on the ground remain negligible and they seem to be by and large diversional
therapies for the deprived.
38) Most critiques and calls for change strike me as largely diversional
, and even a bit surreal.