The Recreation Therapist assesses patient’s leisure and
recreational development needs, providing age and developmentally
appropriate therapy groups and establishing behavioral treatment
goals in a manner consistent with the philosophy and objectives of
Parkwood Behavioral Health System
Bachelor Degree in Recreation Therapy, or other human services field
required. One year prior psychiatric experience with geriatric
patients preferred. CTRS certification preferred.
Knowledge of individual, group and family therapy theory and
practice, group leadership skills, age specific growth and
development and crisis and behavior management.
Universal Health Services - 13 months ago