Book 1 of 5 Clinical Books: How to Begin Using Allen's Cognitive Levels, 3rd Edition 2016 by Delaune Pollard with Cathy Hill
How to Begin Using Allen’s Cognitive Levels is written for readers who desire a broader understanding of functional cognition they can apply in diverse workplaces. When working with people with deficits in Functional Cognition, it is crucial to have an appreciation of the underlying cognitive processes, which determine how they can do daily life activities. Following assessment and clinical observation of how a person/client/patient/resident does daily activities, contextual factors can be gathered and blended to form a unique word picture and comprehensive report. Recommendations for environmental changes can then be made and suitable programs developed.
The book covers an extensive range of information in a concise, straightforward manner. How to Begin Using the Allen’s Cognitive Levels is written for the benefit of all healthcare professionals no matter what stage of clinical practice they have reached, including entry level practitioners and students. It covers a broad range of information in a concise manner. The experienced clinician will find this book a valuable training resource.