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Competency Based Fieldwork Evaluation for Occupational Therapists

  • Ann Bossers
  • Linda T. Miller
  • Helene Polatajko
  • Mark Hartley
  • ISBN-10: 0176465383
  • ISBN-13: 9780176465384
  • 0 Pages | Paperback
  • Previous Editions: 2002
  • COPYRIGHT: 2007 Published
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About the Product

The Competency Based Fieldwork Evaluation for Occupational Therapists (CBFE) is a measure designed for faculty of fieldwork courses responsible for deciding methods of student evaluation. The CBFE allows therapists and students to evaluate the fieldwork experience in a variety of settings. It provides faculty members with a cumulative record of student competency acquisitions ensuring readiness for entry to practice. The CBFE captures current thinking in evaluation by basing student assessment on seven competency areas rather than a long list of skills. The competencies include: practice knowledge, clinical reasoning, facilitating change, professional interactions, communication, professional development, and performance management. The package contains a manual and two 16-page evaluation forms.