Leisure Functional Rehabilitation Activity Manual

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by Barbara Messenger, M.Ed., ABDA and Niki Ziarnek, M.S., CCC-SLP/L

Brain injury rehabilitation manual with functional activities on Leisure Living for brain injury programmes and persons with disabilities.

Full Description

This manual teaches a therapeutic style of interaction using a step-by-step format. Someone with little or no experience in working with persons with disabilities can pick up these manuals and immediately be able to interact in a therapeutic manner while facilitating independence.

Can be used by any caregiver including direct care staff, nurses, therapists, family, teachers, and aides. They can be used with children or adults with any type of neurological condition involving social, cognitive and behavioural challenges. Useful for inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation programs, community programmes, residential settings, schools and at home.



About the Authors


  • Walk in the Community   
  • Initial Visit to Community Site
  • Visit a Community Restaurant
  • Visit a Community Store


  • Interest Inventory Worksheet 1 
  • Interest Inventory Worksheet 2
  • Reading Interest Inventory Worksheet
  • Growing a Plant


  • Adventure Story Game   
  • Fun with Mazes 1
  • Fun with Mazes 2
  • Fun with Words
  • Identifying Differences
  • Making Change Exercise 1
  • Making Change Exercise 2
  • Word Find
  • Learning About Games
  • Scavenger Hunt Outdoors
  • Scavenger Hunt Indoors


  • Imagination
  • Imagination/Planning
  • Imagination/Choosing and Planning an Activity

Watching Television

  • Television Critic   
  • Television Survey
  • Television Interest
  •  Actively Watching Television
  •  Actively Watching Television/Fitness Fun


  • Making a Pine Cone Bird Feeder   
  • Making a Puzzle Picture Frame
  • Making Your Own Bookmark
  • Making a Skills Toolbox Poster
  • Making a Sun Catcher
  • Making a Theme Placemat
  • Making a Collage 1


  • Having Fun with Painting 1   
  • Having Fun with Painting 2
  • Having Fun with Painting 3
  • Having Fun with Stencils
  • Having Fun with Puzzle Making
  • Working with Paper Mache: Making Masks
  • Making a Collage 2
  • Making Bumper Stickers
  • Identification and Expression of Feelings
  • Positive Interaction and Awareness Game
  • Make Your Own Advertisement

Reading and Writing

  • Learning About Me Book or Pamphlet   
  • Write an Autobiography
  • Reading Interest Inventory
  • Reading
  • Making a Newspaper
  • Writing a Letter
  • Fun with Reading Comprehension

Group Activities

  • Magazine Scavenger Hunt   
  • PICK Card Game
  • Playing a Game: Turn-taking
  • Playing a Game and Understanding Instructions

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  • Model: LFRM
  • Shipping Weight: 3kg
  • Published by: Lash & Associates

This product was added to our catalog on Friday 04 May, 2012.