Recreational Therapist jobs in Austin, TX

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 Salary.com)

3 Recreational Therapist jobs found in Austin, TX area

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Physical Therapist
  • MGA Homecare
  • Austin, TX
  • Paid training with an experienced supervisor and field therapist * 24/7 on-call support form Clinical and Operation teams * Personal tablet and keyboard for charting * Top tier Electronic Health ...
  • yesterday

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Occupational Therapist
  • MGA Homecare
  • Austin, TX
  • Our goal at MGA Homecare is to help our patients and their families by providing them with personalized, effective care by an Occupational Therapist. We are a team that leans on one another to ...
  • yesterday

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Schools - Occupational Therapist
  • ProCare Therapy
  • San Marcos, TX
  • ProCare Therapy is assisting our school district near San Marcos, Texas to find an qualified, dedicated and licensed school based Occupational Therapist (OT) for the upcoming 2020-2021 school year
  • 5 days ago

Austin is the capital of the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Travis County, with portions extending into Hays and Williamson counties. It is the 11th-most populous city in the United States and the 4th-most populous city in Texas. It is also the fastest growing large city in the United States, the second most populous state capital after Phoenix, Arizona, and the southernmost state capital in the contiguous United States. As of the U.S. Census Bureau's July 1, 2017 estimate, Austin had a population of 950,715 up from 790,491 at the 2010 census. The city is the cultural and economic center ...
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Income Estimation for Recreational Therapist jobs
$49,958 to $62,076
Austin, Texas area prices
were up 1.2% from a year ago

Recreational Therapist in Alexandria, VA
Leads individual and group recreation therapy sessions.
November 03, 2019
Performs other duties as assigned by the supervisor which are consistent with the position and in compliance with ServiceSource's policies and procedures.
December 03, 2019
Supports participants, families and staff for transitions along the continuum of care.
December 08, 2019