Effective Teaching: Instructional Methods and Strategies for Occupational Therapy Education

$76.95
Author(s):
Whitney Henderson, OTD, MOT, OTR/L
ISBN 10:
163091679X
ISBN 13:
9781630916794
Pages:
350
Cover:
Trade Paperback
Publication Date:
2021
Item Number:
36794
Product Dimensions:
7.00 x 10.00 inches

Book Description

Grounded in research and experience, Effective Teaching: Instructional Methods and Strategies for Occupational Therapy Education offers practical examples of various types of instructional methods and theoretical models for educators in occupational therapy and other allied health professions to use in evidence-based teaching.

Dr. Whitney Henderson includes the latest trends and methods used in education to facilitate student-centered learning. With an easy-to-understand overview of each technique presented, allied health educators can follow step-by-step details to implement various evidence-based instructional methods.

Each chapter of Effective Teaching contains:
  • Description of the instructional method
  • Evidence supporting use of the method
  • Discussion of a learning theory and how the method relates to this theory
  • Discussion of how to use the method to develop clinical reasoning
  • Advantages and disadvantages of the method
  • Examples of classroom use
  • Application of the method to a professional situation  
With excellent explanations of theoretical foundations, ‘how-to’ methods and models, and strategies for educators to employ, Effective Teaching: Instructional Methods and Strategies for Occupational Therapy Education is a one-stop shop for implementing unique and useful instructional methods in educational courses.