TR Intervention with an Adolescent At-Risk Patient

Authors

  • Missy Armstrong

Keywords:

Safety, Gangs, At-risk Clients, Community Integration, Patient Rights to Treatment

Abstract

This case describes the assessment, treatment, and progress of an at risk youth who suffered a gunshot injury, resulting in asymmetric lower extremity paraplegia. Leisure assessment procedures included collection of data concerning functional skills, community integration, and leisure activity interests and behavior. The focus ofthe treatment was community reintegration and independent functioning.

Published

1991-07-01

Issue

Section

Regular Papers