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Assessment Tools: Large Allen Cognitive Level Screen (ACLS) 2000 test manual [kit] (4th rev.)

The assessment tool collection encompasses all assessments that are used in medical rehabilitation with a primary focus on physical therapy and occupational therapy.

Large Allen Cognitive Level Screen (ACLS) 2000 test manual [kit] (4th rev.)

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Large Allen Cognitive Level Screen (ACLS) 2000 test manual [kit] (4th rev.)

Author Allen, C.K.

Summary: This clinical instrument assesses cognitive disability through a routine task involving tool use in accordance with the author's theoretical hierachy of cognitive levels of function. Treatment approaches are also suggested.  

Format:  Task analysis with standard demonstration-instruction  

Library Record:  Call # WM 450.5 O2 A425aa4 2000 ATOOLS (Reserve Desk)

Population: Any psychiatric or cognitively impaired individual.  


  • Kit includes large leather pattern
  •  leather laces
  •  needles
  • thread

in addition, needle nose pliers are required. 

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The Neil John Maclean Health Sciences Library will provide assessment tools and outcome measures for loan to faculty, students and staff of the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority (WRHA) with a valid University of Manitoba (U of M) Library ID. If you qualify to borrow a tool you will need to fill out and present this form to the NJMHSL Circulation staff.


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