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Life Balance free pdf "Life Balance: Multidisciplinary Theories and Research" is a unique text that offers empirical research and theories to a concept not yet recognized in the scientific community. Dr. Kathleen Matuska and Dr. Charles Christiansen proficiently address the various ways to conceptualize life balance as distinguishable among other positive state constructs. Some chapter topics include: Problematizing Life Balance: Difference, Diversity, and Disadvantage- Emotional Regulation, Processing, and Recovery after Acquired Brain Injury: Contributors to Life Balance- The Importance of Experienced Challenges in a Balanced Life-Micro and Macro Perspectives- Multiple Roles and Life Balance- Optimal Life Style-Mix: An Inductive Approach- Defining and Validating Measures of Life Balance: Suggestions, A New Measure, and Some Preliminary Results- Life Balance: The Meaning and the Menace in a Metaphor- and, The 'Hurried' Child: Myth vs. Reality. Resulting from an informed discussion among international scientists who gathered for a discussion on life balance, this text compiles conceptual commonalities, associations, and discrepancies affiliated with life balance research. Who will be interested in "Life Balance: Multidisciplinary Theories and Research?": occupational therapy and occupational science communities- professionals in wellness and holistic health- and, those in psychology and sociology. This groundbreaking and forward-thinking text, co-published with AOTA Press, implements a multidisciplinary approach to learning about life balance with contributions from psychological, sociological, occupational, economical, leisure, and family studies.

About Kathleen Matuska

"Kathleen Matuska" is the Master of Arts in Occupational Therapy Program Director in the School of Health at St. Catherine University. She has contributed to the life balance scholarly discussion through published journal articles and presentations at national and international conferences. Her research and scholarly interests are primarily about understanding or clarifying the construct of life balance and determining ways to measure life balance for ongoing research and clinical application. "Dr. Charles Christiansen" is Executive Director of The American Occupational Therapy Foundation. Previously, he spent three decades in academic roles at various universities, including the University of Minnesota, The University of Texas Medical Branch, and The University of British Columbia. Dr. Christiansen holds degrees in educational administration, counseling psychology, and occupational therapy. His scholarly and scientific interests inhabit the domain of lifestyle and health, with a particular focus on individual patterns of activity over the life course and how these influence well-being. He is particularly interested in how the interconnections of social, psychological, and neurophysiological mechanism explain adaptation to stressful circumstances. "Dr. Helene J. Polatajko" is an internationally acclaimed researcher, educator, and clinician with extensive experience in assessment and intervention research. Dr. Polatajko is extremely well-published with over 200 publications, including books, chapters, and peer-reviewed articles. She has given over 400 presentations in over 20 countries. Dr. Polatajko is one of the authors of the wellknown "Canadian Occupational Performance Measure," now published in over 20 languages. She is also a primary author of "Enabling Occupation II: Advancing an Occupational Therapy Vision for Health, Well-Being,

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Author : Kathleen Matuska
Publisher : SLACK Incorporated
Data Published : 15 September 2009
ISBN : 1556429061
EAN : 9781556429064
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 304 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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