Year of Publication


Date of Thesis


Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Science


Occupational Therapy

Subject Categories

Occupational therapy for older people; Arthritis -- Patients -- Rehabilitation; Aquatic exercises -- Therapeutic use


This study was conducted to determine the effectiveness of an aquatic movement program of individuals with arthritis. The Arthritis Foundation YMCA Aquatic Program's (AFYAP) guidelines and procedures were used to structure a six week aquatic movement program at Longview, a senior citizen residential community in Ithaca, NY.

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