The Pool Activity Level (PAL) Instrument for Occupational Profiling : a Practical Resource for Carers of People with Cognitive Impairment /

The Pool Activity Level (PAL) Instrument is widely used as the framework for providing activity-based care for people with cognitive impairments, including dementia. The Instrument is recommended for daily living skills training and activity planning in the National Institute for Clinical Excellence...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Pool, Jackie, 1957-
Format: eBook
Published: London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2012.
Edition:4th ed.
Series:Bradford Dementia Group good practice guides.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • The Pool Activity Level (PAL) instrument
  • The four activity levels
  • Assessing the validity and reliability of the Pool Activity Level (PAL) checklist for use with older people with dementia
  • Life history work
  • PAL checklist case studies
  • Planning interventions : completing the Pool Activity Level (PAL) profile and the PAL individual action plan
  • Implementing interventions
  • Planning and implementing sensory interventions / Lesley Collier
  • Seeing results : aims and rationale of the PAL instrument
  • Table top games activity pack
  • Social games activity pack
  • Creative activities pack
  • Sensory activities pack.