Recreational Therapist jobs in Palmdale, CA

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 Palmdale, CA area

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Occupational Therapist
  • Host Healthcare
  • Palmdale, CA
  • Host Healthcare has a great travel therapy opportunity. A prestigious facility is looking to hire a travel therapist. This is an opportunity to earn top pay while working at a top facility in the ...
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Palmdale is located in Los Angeles County, and the urbanized centers of Palmdale and Los Angeles are separated by the San Gabriel mountain range, which is about 40 miles (64 km) wide. This range forms the southern edge of the Antelope Valley portion of the Mojave Desert. Palmdale is the second-most populous city in the Antelope Valley, and fifth overall in the Mojave Desert, after Las Vegas, Henderson, North Las Vegas, Nevada; and Lancaster. Palmdale is part of a twin-city complex with its northern neighbor Lancaster and together they are the principal cities within the Antelope Valley region ...
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Income Estimation for Recreational Therapist jobs
$56,729 to $70,490
Palmdale, California area prices
were up 3.2% 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