An informative article : The Rights of Persons with Disabilities Bill 2014 : Practice Opportunities for Occupational Therapists in India
作者: Karthik Mani (MSc OTD OTR/L)
作者单位: 1Asst. Director, External & Regulatory Affairs NBCOT Inc., Gaithersburg, MD 20877 USA.
刊名: Indian Journal of Occupational Therapy, 2016, Vol.48 (1)
来源数据库: All India Occupational Therapists' Association
原始语种摘要: Legislation and geopolitical context influence health care practice. Legislation to empower persons with physical and mental disabilities has great implications for the occupational therapy profession. This article explores provisions under “The Rights of Persons with Disabilities (RPWD) Bill, 2014”to identify potential practice opportunities for occupational therapists in India. Manyservices listed under the RPWD Bill fall within the scope of occupational therapy practice. Occupational therapists must contribute their expertise to help the governmentfulfill the educational and employment provisions listed under the RPWD Bill. Occupational therapists should advocate and lend their expertise for barrier-free environmentsfor persons with disabilities in India. Occupational therapists can...
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  • expertise 专家评价
  • provision 供应品
  • listed 坏布边
  • practice 实践
  • employment 雇用
  • their 他们的
  • occupational 职业的
  • barrier 堡坝
  • article 冠词
  • profession 职业