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Self-care

Self-care is any necessary human regulatory function which is under individual control, deliberate and self-initiated.

Resources

  • Afternoon and Evening Routine preview

    Afternoon and Evening Routine

    Teodora Gajic Bakic, MOT, OTR/L

    Activities of Daily Living . Chores. Routine. Senses. Visuals: homework, reading, playtime, chores, brushing teeth, going to bed. Promotes discussion with the client about personal routines and can...

    Includes activity list

Goal Bank

  • Given fading cues, Jarod will engage in bilateral hand tasks including cutting with scissors, using utensils, and tools to complete activities, in 4/4 trials with 90% accuracy to demonstrate self-care and eye-hand coordination over 4 therapy sessions.

Reference links

  • Self-Care Author: Wikipedia - Self care is the individual practice of health management without the aid of a medical professional. In health care, self-care is any human regulatory function which is under individual control, deliberate and self-initiated, for the purpose of the maintenance of health and wellbeing. It can additionally be described as the "practice of activities that an individual initiates and performs on their own behalf in maintaining life, health, and well-being.”