Recreational Therapist jobs in Dallas, 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)

1 Recreational Therapist job found in Dallas, TX area

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Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS)
  • WellBridge
  • Fort Worth, TX
  • Develops recreational therapy programs to assist patients toward stabilization and developing healthier and productive lifestyles. Administers recreation activities to patient and instructs patient ...
  • 2 days ago

Dallas (/ˈdæləs/), officially the City of Dallas, is a city in the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Dallas County, with portions extending into Collin, Denton, Kaufman and Rockwall counties. With an estimated 2017 population of 1,341,075, it is the ninth most-populous city in the U.S. and third in Texas after Houston and San Antonio. It is also the eighteenth most-populous city in North America as of 2015. Located in North Texas, the city of Dallas is the main core of the largest metropolitan area in the Southern United States and the largest inland metropolitan area in the U.S. that lacks ...
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Income Estimation for Recreational Therapist jobs
$50,036 to $62,171
Dallas, Texas area prices
were up 2.2% from a year ago

Recreational Therapist in Alexandria, VA
Leads individual and group recreation therapy sessions.
August 13, 2019
Supports participants, families and staff for transitions along the continuum of care.
September 16, 2019
Support participants and families to facilitate movement across the continuum of care.
October 18, 2019