Recreation Therapy Internship at the Behavioral Health Center. 14 weeks/560 hours. Full-time, unpaid experience. Work with adults and adolescents in acute and residential mental health. Apply skills learned in university coursework. Develop competence in all job tasks of a Recreation Therapist. Experience the therapeutic recreation process. Become a practicing member of the interdisciplinary treatment team.
The purpose of the therapeutic recreation internship is to provide the student majoring in therapeutic recreation with a practical learning experience in the development and implementation of therapeutic recreation services within McKay-Dee Behavioral Health Services at McKay-Dee Hospital, in Ogden, Utah. The therapeutic recreation internship will help prepare the student (with the required amount of … More Internships – McKay-Dee Behavioral Health Services
Brighton Recovery Center is a dual diagnosis treatment center for adults struggling with addiction and co-occurring mental health diagnoses. The Recreation Therapy program focuses on evidence based delivery of Therapeutic Recreation through theory based intervention. As a member of the Recreation Therapy team the intern will get a deep understanding of the therapeutic value of … More Internships – Brighton Recovery Center
Come complete your internship requirements while serving our Nations Heroes! At the Bennion Veterans Home, we are lucky to have the resources and staff to make a true difference in the lives of our Veterans! Learn the APIED process in action and get practical experience to finish off your degree! We have a thorough RT … More Internships – Bennion Veterans Home
Under the supervision and guidance of a seasoned CTRS, students will have the opportunity to engage in all aspects of Recreation Therapy at Wyoming’s only state psychiatric facility. Students become part of the multidisciplinary treatment team, develop programming, complete assessments, gain experience with an electronic patient medical record, facilitate groups and gain valuable experience in … More Internships – Wyoming State Hospital
St. Mark’s Hospital offers full-time internship opportunities to provide experience in the TR field on a secured adult behavioral health unit and in a variety of settings within the hospital setting. Therapeutic Recreation provides services within the Maternal Health and Dual Diagnosis Intensive Outpatient Programs, Complex Care patients within the hospital setting, as well as … More Internships – St. Mark’s Hospital
Crescent Senior Living is an Assisted Living Community operated by Mission Health Services. Mission’s core philosophy is providing an environment of safety and security while the resident retains full autonomy. All of our Mission homes have joined the Eden Alternative Registry and are committed to battling the plagues of loneliness, helplessness, and boredom. An internship … More Internships – Crescent Senior Living
Our residential treatment programs include an extensive recreation therapy program designed to help students have successful experiences through physical, cultural and social accomplishments. While at Youth Care in Utah, students learn to use their community as a resource. Students build self-esteem as they try new activities in our programs such as snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, or … More Internships – Youth Care
The City of Lakewood’s Therapeutic Recreation Department offers an internship experience focused on community-based Therapeutic Recreation services. The intern will assist in providing goal-oriented leisure programs for individuals with disabilities ranging in age from 6 through adult, including but not limited to athletic opportunities, specialty classes, social engagements, community outings, and a summer day-camp. This … More Internships – City of Lakewood, CO
Internships are highly productive learning experiences for preparing students to enter the job market. Intern positions are available at the State Hospital working on several Units with a variety of patients and age ranges. You will be part of the RT department associating with 20 Recreation Therapists. While working with assigned RT’s you will have … More Internships – Utah State Hospital
New Haven is a residential treatment center for adolescent girls that focuses on effecting change within the family system. Students at New Haven deal with a variety of issues, including sexual trauma, anxiety, depression, substance use, attachment, and eating disorders. Recreational Therapy (RT) at New Haven is an integral part of the students’ journey, and … More Internships – New Haven
Daniels Academy has a year-round outdoor adventure-based recreation therapy program including weekly rec groups, monthly full-day mastery trips, and camping trips. Interns will work in every aspect of the therapeutic recreation process, including: -Intake assessments and program-specific assessments -Planning weekly RT groups, full day RT outings, and camping trips; attending weekly treatment team and RT … More Internships – Daniels Academy
Our mission is “to serve the veteran who served us”. The VA Salt Lake City Health Care System (VASLCHCS) is committed to providing our patients with the highest Quality of Care in an environment that is safe. Internships with Recreation therapy Services at the VASLCHCS offer students opportunities to work with one of four recreation … More Internships – VA Salt Lake City
The Summer Recreational Therapy Intern is responsible to assess camper’s skill/ability level, plan, implement, and evaluate programs serving people with disabilities. A primary function of this and every other job at the Kostopulos Dream Foundation is to ensure that each member, guest and visitor receives the highest caliber of service.
Goal of Internship: Students will be able to apply skills learned in their university coursework as well as gain exposure to and demonstrate competence in all of the job tasks of a Therapeutic Recreation Specialist as outlined in the NCTRC Job Analysis. Interns will gain knowledge through experience with the therapeutic recreation process. Under supervision … More Internships – Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center (Behavioral Health Center)