Internships – City of Lakewood, CO

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 – Utah State Hospital

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

Internships – Daniels Academy

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

Internships – Camp Kostopulos

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.

Internships – Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center (Behavioral Health Center)

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)

Internships – Mission at Hillside

Mission at Hillside is a Skilled Nursing Facility in Sugar House, Utah. Mission’s core philosophy is providing an environment of safety and security while the resident retains full autonomy. (Self-governance). All Mission homes have joined the Eden Alternative Registry and are committed to battling the plagues of loneliness, helplessness, and boredom. The mission of the … More Internships – Mission at Hillside

Recreation Therapy Intern – Wasatch Crest Recovery

Recreation Therapy Intern will be working with adults in inpatient drug and alcohol rehab in Heber, Utah. Treatment focus is on yoga and meditation, experiential groups, community integration, outdoor exploration and service. Opportunities for running creative expression groups (art, music, et.c) and life skills groups are available as well. Hours vary but are typically Tuesday-Saturday … More Recreation Therapy Intern – Wasatch Crest Recovery

Internships – Daniels Academy

Daniels Academy has a year-round outdoor adventure-based recreation therapy program including weekly rec groups, monthly full-day mastery trips, and eight camping trips a year. 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 … More Internships – Daniels Academy

Internships – Utah State Hospital

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

Internships – Heritage School Academy Programs

Recreation therapy at Heritage School consists of two specialized programs. Heritage Elevate Academy is for teenagers with trauma commonly manifesting as attention deficit/hyperactivity, mood disorders, oppositional defiance and substance issues. Recreation therapists in this program strive to help students increase resiliency, self-efficacy, and mood management. Heritage Peers Academy specializes in treating teenagers with social and … More Internships – Heritage School Academy Programs

Internships – National Ability Center

Gain professional experience and knowledge with hands-on experience in all aspects of community-based therapeutic recreation with an internship at the National Ability Center! Programs include: Equestrian (EFL, Hippotherapy & Adaptive Riding), Aquatics, Archery, Camps, Rock Climbing, Nordic Skiing/Biathlon, Family & Group Programming, Water-skiing, Wakeboarding, Paddle Sports, Cycling, Mountain Biking, Military Programs, Ski & Snowboard, Sled … More Internships – National Ability Center

Internships – UNI

Experience your large internship at one of Utah’s premiere research hospitals. The University of Utah Neuropsychiatric Institute (UNI), offers large internships each semester for students seeking national certification in Therapeutic Recreation. UNI is an acute inpatient and day treatment hospital containing 120 beds and 11 units. The diverse patient population at UNI consists of individuals ranging … More Internships – UNI