Alternative futures of occupational therapy and therapists

Sohail Inayatullah

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Abstract

Alternatives Futures of Occupational Therapy are explored. These scenarios include: (1) business as usual where the future is known - traditional bureaucracies and traditional caseloads; (2) social justice based focused on rights; (3) transformative breadth and depth based, creating a new discourse via the triple bottom line; and, (4) focused on biomedical discourses, using new technologies to enable others.
LanguageEnglish
Pages41-58
Number of pages18
JournalJournal of Futures Studies
Volume11
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2007
Externally publishedYes

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  • occupational therapy
  • alternative futures
  • futures theory
  • professions

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Inayatullah, Sohail. / Alternative futures of occupational therapy and therapists. In: Journal of Futures Studies. 2007 ; Vol. 11, No. 4. pp. 41-58.
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