Restoring the spirit : the beginnings of occupational therapy in Canada, 1890-1930 (Book, 2012) [WorldCat.org]
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Restoring the spirit : the beginnings of occupational therapy in Canada, 1890-1930

Author: Judith Friedland
Publisher: Montréal, Québec : McGill-Queen's University Press ; Chesham : Combined Academic [distributor], 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When soldiers returned from WWI and needed to convalesce from severe injuries and trauma, a group of women were ready to help. Then known as 'ward aides,' these women used simple craft activities to raise morale, build self-esteem, and teach skills. 'Restoring the Spirit' illuminates the origins of occupational therapy in Canada.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Judith Friedland
ISBN: 9780773539228 0773539220
OCLC Number: 817269584
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: by Judith Friedland ; foreword by Christie Brenchley, Gail Teachman.

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