Performs assessments on clients and develops therapeutic and normalized recreational activities plans, including protocols of groups and activities. Implements the client-specific therapeutic recreation programs and analyzes effectiveness of programs.
Collects and compiles data; and prepares, updates, and maintains various records, including daily documentation, schedules, budget/expenditures, etc. Prepares various reports and assessments as needed. Helps gather and track data for outcome measurements in recreation therapy.
Provides direction to direct care teams in organizing and planning recreational and leisure activities and schedules.
Take groups on recreational therapy outings and participate in community reintegration leagues
Help organize and facilitate community service events
Conducts assessments, discharge notes, treatment review (weekly)
Maintain documentation of all recreation assessments and groups
Encourages and educates patients to manage symptoms through increased self-awareness and understanding of stressors/triggers/barriers
Planning of daily activities
Preparing materials for group activities
Conducts psycho-education groups (i.e., meditation, mindfulness, DBT, coping skills)
Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action
Manage and abide by a budget
Assists in Recreation Therapy Program development
May be asked to perform other duties as assigned, in alignment with their experience and scope of practice.
Reports to Director of Recreation Therapy
|Company / Organization Name:||Acqua Recovery|
|Position Title:||PRN Recreation Therapist|
|Minimum Requirements||Current CTRS, TRS
Must pass a background check and drug test\Must have a valid driver’s license
Drive company van to transport patients participating in those groups
Bachelor’s Degree in Therapeutic Recreation or related field.
Six months related experience.
First Aid/CPR certified within 90 days of employment.
Related experience in the field of social services and/or mental health desired.
|Contact Name:||Crishelle Stegelmeier|
|Application Instructions||Email your resume to cstegelmeier(at)acquarecovery(dot)com|