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Excerpts — Recreational Therapy Assessment

A snapshot of serving clients from diverse cultural backgrounds in a physical medicine setting

John is a 56-year-old male from Manila, Philippines. The primary language he speaks at home is Tagalog but he is also fluent in English.

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Application of the assessment process with an individual with a physical disability

Bill is a 26-year-old with C6 quadriplegia. He completed three months of physical rehabilitation and has been living in the community with his wife for the past nine months.

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Understanding the International Classification for Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) model

To apply the coding of the ICF for effective service delivery, one needs to first understand how to utilize the ICF as a means to classify the full functioning of the individual, perhaps beginning with a diagnosis from the ICD-11.

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