Exceptional Relationship Based Care
Activity Therapist (Current Employee) – Grand Rapids, MI – March 21, 2017
This is a great environment to work, with people from multiple disciplines cohesively helping patients improve from when they first come in.
A typical day for an Activity Therapist includes assessments, planning and facilitating groups, and attending team meetings. There are a variety of units focused on different populations ranging from children, adolescents, adults, older adults, substance abuse, severe psychosis, and others.
The workplace culture can be negative and have some gossip, but overall culture is improving. Management is working hard to create a culture of safety for employees to feel able to leave work in the workplace. I feel the organization truly cares for its employees.
Can experience burn out dealing with difficult patients