Recreational Therapist jobs in the United States

Recreational Therapist plans and directs medically approved therapeutic recreational programs for patients. Organizes activities according to patients' capabilities, needs, and interests. Being a Recreational Therapist conducts programs including symptom management, basic conversation skills, community re-entry, sports, gardening, dramatics, music, social activities, and arts and crafts. Prepares reports for patients' physicians describing individual patient symptoms and reactions to therapeutic programs. Additionally, Recreational Therapist conducts activity therapy assessment of a patient's strengths and needs, and recommends therapeutic activity. Documents progress on each patient. Requires a license/certification to practice from the National Council of Therapeutic Recreation Specialists. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager. Requires to practice from the National Council of Therapeutic Recreation Specialists. Recreational Therapist's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2020

Recreation Coordinator
  • City of Goshen
  • Goshen, IN
  • Goshen, IN Goshen City seeking a Recreation Coordinator for the Parks & Recreation Department. Assist Recreation Supervisor with organization & supervision of part-time employees. Coordinate program ...
  • 9 hours ago

Behavioral Health Activity Technician
  • Centurion
  • Smyrna, DE
  • Specific training in recreational therapy preferred * National Certification Council for Activity Professionals certification preferred * Experience working in a correctional mental health setting ...
  • 11 hours ago

Intensive Trauma Services Therapist
  • HeartShare Human Services of New York
  • New York, NY
  • ... recreational, individual and family supports, and health care services. HeartShare affiliates include The HeartShare School, which offers quality education and therapies to children with autism ...
  • yesterday

Recreation Therapist
  • Assisted Independence, LLC.
  • Bloomington, IN
  • : 1. Recreational Therapist 1.1. Description 1.1.1. The nature of the job as a Recreational Therapist is to provide 1:1 care to individuals with developmental disabilities in home and community-based ...
  • yesterday

Recreation Therapist Certified / Family Interactions - 40hrs/wk, 12 pm - 8 pm
  • Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Lincoln, NE
  • Recreation Therapist/Family & Peer Interactions Facilitator Job Code: 220201 Immediate Supervisor: Inpatient OT Clinical Director Status: Non-Exempt DEPARTMENT FUNCTION/JOB OVERVIEW Responsible for ...
  • 2 days ago

Recreation Assistant
  • City of Fort Worth
  • Fort Worth, TX
  • Supervise and participate with the children during the After School Program Promote, coordinate, and develop structured activities such as arts and crafts, games, sports and other recreational ...
  • 3 days ago

Individual Family Therapist
  • Kairos NW
  • Coos Bay, OR
  • ... Recreational, Art, or music therapy · Graduate degree in a behavioral science field or · Be a qualified Mental Health Intern, as defined in 309-019-0105 (61) QMHP's will need to become licensed ...
  • 3 days ago

Recreation Assistant (Part-Time)
  • ParadigmWorks Group, Inc.
  • Milwaukee, WI
  • Recreation Assistant ParadigmWorks Group Inc. is currently seeking an energetic, people-oriented Recreation Assistant to join our dynamic team in Milwaukee, WI. THIS IS A PART TIME POSITION A bout Us
  • 4 days ago

Income Estimation for Recreational Therapist jobs
$50,887 to $63,232

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