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Flashcards in Chapter 5 : Human Occupation and Mental Health Throughout the Life Span Deck (21):
1

What are the 3 levels of motivation for occupation or action?

1) exploration
2) competency
3) achievement

2

desire to act, to explore for the pleasure of it. The primary motivation for action

exploration

3

the desire to influence the environment in a specific way and to get better at it

competency

4

desire to attain, compete with or surpass a standard of excellence. When competent at the action

achievement

5

What are the 2 categories of human occupation?

1) work
2) play

6

What phase of life is play the main occupation?

childhood

7

through fantasy and imitation, child investigates and experiences various adult roles. This is known as......

fantasy period

8

What phase of life is when there continues to be more time in play than in work?

adolescence

9

what period is when the adolescent considers possible adult occupations?

tentative period

10

what period is when the choice of career is examined in light of personal needs for achievement, satisfaction, status and economic security?

realistic period

11

what phase of life has little play and much work?

adulthood

12

having a productive work role is important for the self esteem of who?

the adult

13

What stage of life is involved in planning for future and retirement?

Middle and later adulthood

14

3 types of people anticipate retirement are.....

1) regressive - anxious & uncertain
2) stable - expecting little change
3) progressive - may be positive

15

What stage is a loss of work role of parent/homemaker and represents loss of status and social identity

Late adulthood

16

One important stage of late adulthood is......

identify and develop interests and challenges that will sustain independence and self worth

17

What stage is it unusual for mental health problems to be diagnosed?

infancy and early childhood

18

What developmental disorders are in infancy and early childhood?

ADD, ADHS, PDD (pervasive developmental disorder)

19

Goals of treatment of mental disorders in infancy and early childhood are?

developing trust, increases gross and fine motor coordination, sensory processing and facilitating spontaneous play

20

What are some mental disorders that appear in middle childhood?

Conduct Disorders
ODD
ADHD
OCD
Aspergers

21

What are some mental disorders that appear in adolescence?

Schizophrenia
Substance Related Disorders
Gender Identity Confusion
Eating Disorders