OTJR: Occupation, Participation and Health


Print ISSN: 1539-4492
Online ISSN: 1938-2383

OTJR: Occupation, Participation, and Health is published quarterly by the American Occupational Therapy Foundation, Inc. This peer-reviewed Journal offers original research articles of professional interest to the practicing occupational therapist with a focus on occupation and fostering interdisciplinary research for over 30 years. Begin to explore the Journal and all of its great benefits such as:

• Articles on research that advances the understanding of occupation as it relates to participation and health
• Access to current articles, as well as several years of archived content
• Read manuscripts online just two months after acceptance
• A recognized Journal indexed in MEDLINE/PubMed, CINAHL, and Social Sciences Citation Index

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed 

  • Past Issue
  • Winter 2013
  • Volume 33 · Issue 1
Table of Contents
Guest Editorial

Psychosocial Issues in Rehabilitation: Bringing the Unconscious to Consciousness

Patricia Jean Precin, MS, OTR/L, LP

Feature Article

Occupational Therapists and Observation: What Are You Looking At?

Diane E. MacKenzie, MAEd, BScOT, BSPE; David A. Westwood, PhD

Feature Article

A Qualitative Review of Occupational Therapists’ Listening Behaviors and Experiences When Caring for Patients in Palliative or Hospice Care

Janis Davis, PhD, OTR/L; Michelle Asuncion, OTR/L; Jennifer Rabello, OTR/L; Caitlin Silangcruz, OTR/L; Elizabeth van Dyk, OTR/L

Feature Article

Participation and Self-Management Strategies of Young Adult Childhood Cancer Survivors

Christine Berg, PhD, OTR/L; Robert J. Hayashi, MD

Feature Article

Changes in Activity Levels of Older Adult Cancer Survivors

Kathleen Doyle Lyons, ScD, OTR/L; Lisa A. Lambert, MD; Stefan Balan, MD; Mark T. Hegel, PhD; Stephen Bartels, MD

Feature Article

Mental Health Payment-by-Results Clusters and the Model of Human Occupation Screening Tool

Sun W. Lee, PhD, OTR/L; Kirsty Forsyth, PhD, OTR, FCOT; Mary Morley, D. OccT Dip COT, MHM, FCOT; Mike Garnham, Dip COT; David Heasman, MSc OT, Dip COT; Renee R. Taylor, PhD

Feature Article

Dutch Children’s Perspectives on the Constructs of the Child Occupational Self-Assessment (COSA)

Marjon ten Velden, MSc OT; Lorna Couldrick, OT, MSc, CertEd; Astrid Kinébanian, OT, MSc Soc Sc; Gaynor Sadlo, PhD, DipOccThy