occupational justice

occupational justice

A concept describing the social inequity that results when people are deprived of the opportunity to engage in productive, meaningful daily activity.
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Likewise the understanding of social and occupational justice depends on an understanding that reality is socially constructed, therefore can be re-constructed.
The five curricular threads that were developed from the data were: (a) occupational justice and professional advocacy, (b) scholarship of teaching and learning, (c) experiential learning through fieldwork and service learning, (d) compassionate practitioner, and (e) evidence-based practice.
The Movement also called on the Palestinian Authority leadership to take steps towards Gaza by working on lifting its blockade, reconstructing it, achieving occupational justice for all civil servants, and enabling the Palestinian legislative council to assume its duties.
The range of topics spans treating adolescent substance abuse through a perspective of occupational cultivation; occupational therapy in Gaza, Asia, Brazil, correctional institutions, and post-conflict areas and highly marginalized settings; spirituality in the lives of marginalized children; influencing social challenges through occupational performance; natural disasters; community-based therapy with refugee survivors of torture; human occupation as a tool for understanding and promoting social justice; and occupational justice and participatory action research.
The first two sections address historical and philosophical perspectives on occupational therapy's role in health promotion, conceptual models, health behavior frameworks, public health principles and approaches, cultural and sociological considerations, quality of life, occupational justice, population health, and designing interventions.
In November, AJPH released a supplement devoted to environmental and occupational justice, which not only includes peer-reviewed studies and editorials, but field action reports and profiles of leading public health advocates.
sprang up as a reaction to a search for occupational justice and improvement
Both Gordon and the Center are working to achieve occupational justice for nurses by striving to transform their work environment and to improve the outlook for the profession of nursing throughout the United States.
Paul-Ward (2009) argued that assisting marginalized groups such as adolescents in foster care requires a social and occupational justice approach.
The course facilitated the MOT students' understanding of concepts of occupational justice and injustice for residents living in the nursing home environment by having the students (a) engage the residents in occupational storytelling and (b) use occupational story making to facilitate resident self-advocacy for participation in a valued occupation.
Human rights, integrating health and social services, occupational justice, policy.
According to Whiteford and Pereira, the Capabilities Approach can be considered a tool for occupational justice.
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