Chapter 11: Therapeutic activities within Psychiatric Intensive Care Units and Low Secure Units

The DCMS / Strategy Unit (2002) suggested what percentage of people with severe mental illness  meet national recommendations for physical activity and exercise?

 
 
 
 
 

There is evidence to suggest that physical exercise …

 
 
 
 
 

For people suffering from schizophrenia physical activity and exercise have been shown to …

 
 
 
 
 

The use of therapeutic activities can …

 
 
 
 
 

Barker (2001) found that reducing formal observation and replacing it with a programme of structured activity led to …

 
 
 
 
 

Which of the following factors are commonly found in Psychiatric Intensive Care patients?

 
 
 
 
 

What is it important to consider when establishing an individual therapeutic programme?

 
 
 
 
 

Which of the following factors may Psychiatric Intensive Care and Low Secure Unit patients have to contend with?

 
 
 
 
 

A therapeutic programme is about the provision of …

 
 
 
 
 

As early as 2600BC the Chinese taught that disease resulted from?

 
 
 
 
 

Which of the following strategies can be used to facilitate and encourage participation in physical activity?

 
 
 
 
 

Which of the  following apply to a therapeutic programme?

 
 
 
 
 

Which of the following are benefits of engaging in activities on Psychiatric Intensive Care and Low Secure Units?

 
 
 
 
 
 

Studies have indicated a relationship between engagement of activities and …

 
 
 
 
 

What is it necessary to do in order for the patient to experience success in a therapeutic activity?

 
 
 
 
 

Which of the following should be documented when implementing therapeutic activities?