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The UK work experience survey for Persons with Rheumatic Conditions (UK WES-RC) Manual v2

Hammond, A, Woodbridge, S, O'Brien, R and Grant, M 2013, The UK work experience survey for Persons with Rheumatic Conditions (UK WES-RC) Manual v2 , Manual, University of Salford, Salford. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

This manual is designed to support the use of the UK Work experience Survey - Rheumatic Conditions (UK WES-RC). The WES-RC is a structured interview tool to identify work-related barriers and formulate solutions to these. It can be administered anywhere, it addresses a broad range of workplace barriers (in addition to work station and task barriers), and it was originally designed for all types of disabilities. The WES-RC can be administered through either a face-to-face or telephone interview. After collecting background information about their employment, the administrator helps the client identify work barriers using the WES-RC checklists, to prioritize these barriers and form solutions for those the client considers the most significant barriers. The UK WES-RC Manual is adapted from the original WES manual (with permission) developed by Prof R Roessler, University of Arkansas, USA. The UK-WES-RC assessment was modified (with permission) from the original WES-RC developed by Prof Saralynn Allaire, University of Boston, USA (Allaire and Keysor 2009).

Item Type: Monograph (Manual)
Contributors: Hammond, A (Author), Woodbridge, S (Author), O'Brien, R (Author) and Grant, M (Author)
Additional Information: The UK WES-RC and WES-RC Manual can be copied for clinical, research and educational purposes. For commercial use, electronic copy or queries, contact the lead author: a.hammond@salford.ac.uk No part of this manual can be modified without prior permission of the lead author.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Work Assessment; Vocational Rehabilitation; Arthritis; Occupational Therapy
Schools: Schools
Schools > School of Health Sciences > Centre for Health Sciences Research
Schools > School of Health Sciences
Publisher: University of Salford
Funders: Arthritis Research UK
Depositing User: Professor Alison Hammond
Date Deposited: 01 Jul 2013 11:06
Last Modified: 30 Nov 2015 23:43
References: Allaire S & Keysor J (2009). Development of a structured interview tool to help patients identify and solve rheumatic condition related work barriers. Arthritis Care and Research 61(7): 988-995. Hammond A, Allaire S, Grant M, Woodbridge S, O’Brien R, Culley J (2011). Modifying the Work Environment Survey- Rheumatic conditions for use in the UK. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases 2011;70(Suppl3):763
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/29320

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