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About the author:
Shoshanah is a qualified occupational therapist with 26 years of experience. She is also a healing facilitator, certified infant massage instructor, certified Kallah teacher, artist, photographer and writer. Shoshanah loves to combine her various skills together with Torah concepts to assist her clients to develop a life of meaning and purpose. Shoshanah lives in Israel with her husband, and together they are involved in developing a Torah healing centre.
Their centre, Chessed Ve'Emet includes:
* Torah teaching
* Lending library
* Bridal service
* Creative and modest photography service
These services can be found on the website www.lovingkindness.co
Shoshanah's private practice focuses on assisting Jewish women in the role of wife and mother. These services can be found on her website
Healing Your Life Through Activity
An Occupational Therapist's Story
"This book is a remarkable description of the development and the journey of Occupational Therapy. It is described in a unique manner through the eyes of a professional, drawing on experiences gained in various countries and clinical settings. ...
"The book will be read with interest by patient's families, all health care students, and medical practitioners, who will be enlightened further, and gain significant understanding of patient care.
-Emeritus Professor Tuviah Zabow, Retired Head of Psychiatry, Cape Town, South Africa.
"I was most impressed with the very extensive coverage of occupational therapy as an important modality to help so many people of all ages and different disabilities and backgrounds to regain function, and return to productive life."
-Norman Samuels, M.D., Part-time Medical Director and Retired Obesity Surgeon, Florida, USA.
"Lack of recognition and awareness of occupational therapy has been the greatest challenge of the author's career. Being creative and proactive, Shoshanah Shear set to work to find a solution culminating in this book. The book includes ideas from the layperson, comments from fellow occupational therapists, and finally a journey through the life cycle using her own work experience to illustrate.
"Healing Your Life Through Activity" includes insights, challenges, creativity and a wide range of experience to illustrate the vast and wonderful profession of occupational therapy.
If you ever wondered what occupational therapy is, "Healing Your Life Through Activity - An Occupational Therapist's Story" should provide the answers."
It should be noted that this book has been edited and improved since first making it available for sale.
Praise About "Healing Your Life Through Activity - An Occupational Therapists Story"
"I love it so much and have never read any type of medical/therapy book delivered as honestly and gently as this one.
"It applies to so many audiences as well, patients, caregivers, parents, professionals etc."
-Amanda, Beta Reader Service
"Shoshanah concentrates fully on the Occupational Therapy Process, its application to so many health problems and the various venues for implementation. In her creative and logical style she refers to the difficulties and needs occurring in each phase of the Life Cycle and the form of treatment. ...
"This is a very readable book.... This publication will certainly further increase awareness and recognition of Occupational Therapy and its important position in the Health Care Sector."
-Miss Stella W Mountford,
Former Head of Department and Senior Lecturer
In Occupational Therapy
University of Cape Town, South Africa
- Publication Date:
- 1535161604 / 9781535161602
- Page Count:
- Binding Type:
- US Trade Paper
- Trim Size:
- 6" x 9"
- Black and White
- Related Categories:
- Health & Fitness / Healthy Living