Journal of Life Care Planning: Volume 15

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Volume 15 No. 1

Content includes:

(1) Interim Editor’s Message
Tanya Rutherford Owen

(3) Complexities of Surgery Pricing and Implications for Life Care Planners  
Laura Woodard, Elizabeth Kattman, Stella Spencer

(9) Assistive Technology in the Life Care Plan Chrissy Whiting, Madison
Sandra Bullins, Melissa Jones Wilkins

(13) Management of Hearing Loss in Adults: An Overview and Implications for Life Care Planning
Rachel Glade Amy Hunter

(21) 2017 IARP/ISLCP Round-Table Summaries
Carla Seyler

(25) Exploring Special Needs Adoptions and the Applicability of Life Care Plans
Vicky Buckles, Jamie Pomeranz

(35) In Memoriam, Sarah A. Moore
Tanya Rutherford Owen

(37) Ethics Interface
Nancy Mitchell

(41) Why Should You Attend the 2017 Life Care Planning Summit
Jamie Gamez, Cloie Johnson

Volume 15 No. 2

Contents Include: 

(1) Editor’s Message
Tanya Rutherford Owen

(3) 2017 Life Care Planning Summit Proceedings at a Glance
Jamie N. Gamez

(5) 2017 IALCP Election Results

(7) Cultural Experiences and International Practices of Life Care Planners: Results of an Exploratory Research Study
Mary Barros-Bailey

(13) Eliciting Rehabilitation Recommendations During Forensic Life Care Plan Consultations
Michael Shahnasarian

(21) The Opioid Epidemic and Its Effect on Life Care Planning
Melissa Jones Wilkins, Amanda Connell and Sandra Bullins

(27) The Inclusion of Cannabinoids and Medicinal Marijuana as a Treatment Option for Individuals with Disabilities in Life Care Plans 

Stephanie L. Lusk and Tanya Rutherford Owen

(35) Life Care Planning in a Country with For-Profit Medicine
Rigel M. Pinon and Irmo Marini

(39) Trauma and Stress Related Disorders: Relevance to DSM-5 and Life Care Planning
Melissa Jones Wilkins, Tanya Owen and Brandy Kilpatrick

(49) Ethics Interface
Nancy Mitchell

Volume 15 No. 3

Contents Include: 

(1) Editor’s Message
Tanya Rutherford Owen

(3) Managing the Notion of UCR in a Life Care Plan 
Rebecca Mendoza Saltiel Busch

(15) Developing Life Care Plans for Cases Involving Multiple Plaintiffs
Amber L. Allison and Aaron Wolfson 

(19) 2017 Life Care Planning Summit Proceedings
Tracy Albee, Jamie N. Gamez and Cloie B. Johnson

(31) Challenges and Practice Issues Faced by Canadian Life Care Planners
Jodi Fischer and Melissa Jones Wilkins

(37) A Comparison of Life Care Planning Standards of Practice
Jamie N. Gamez, Cloie B. Johnson and Laura Stajduhar

(45) Ethics Interface 
Nancy Mitchell

(55) Call for Manuscripts

Volume 15 No. 4

Contents Include: 

(1) Editor’s Message
Jamie Pomeranz, guest editor and Nichole Stetten, assistant guest editor

(3) Introduction of the New Editorial Board
Tanya Rutherford Owen

(9) The Role of the Occupational Therapist in Life Care Planning
Nancy Mitchell, Courtney Mitchell and Nichole E. Stetten

(13) Determining 24-Hour Supervision: A Scoping Review through a Canadian Legal Database
Avelino (Jun) Maranan and Mathew Rose

(19) The Role Of The Occupational Therapist In Valuing “Unpaid Work” And How It Impacts Wrongful Death Claims
Carol Bierbrier and Hazel Bowles

(25) Memories of Paul Amsterdam, ATP – A Friend and Colleague
Dianne Simmons Grab

(27) Ethics Interface
Nancy Mitchell