lifestyle redesign

lifestyle redesign

A comprehensive customized program of community-based occupational therapy, intended to improve daily work, recreation, and health practices as well as the social interactions of independently living people, esp. older adults.
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The principles of Lifestyle Redesign include emphasis on social support, application of health-related knowledge, use of resources, focus on daily life activities in multiple settings, attention to life circumstances that affect risk, and individualization.
At the end of this study the authors produced a Lifestyle Redesign manual which summarises the programme model.
In adapting the Lifestyle Redesign programme to fit the Aotearoa New Zealand context it would be important to incorporate a Maori perspective of health.
2008), whether through the Lifestyle Redesign programme or in conjunction with other strategies (Scott, Butin,Tewfik, Burkardt, Mandel, & Nelson 2001).
Occupational therapists are already active in home modification and lifestyle redesign for seniors.