Internships – Wasatch Crest Recovery

The Recreational Therapy Intern is responsible for assisting in all aspects of Recreational Therapy programming and administration. The intern will be supervised at all times by a licensed and Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist and will perform a variety of job tasks required by the National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification. Recreational Therapy Interns strive to … More Internships – Wasatch Crest Recovery

Internships – McKay-Dee Behavioral Health Services

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

Internships – Brighton Recovery Center

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

Internships – Youth Care

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

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

2018 Internship Fair Registration

Join us on Friday, September 21st, 2018 from 11am-2pm, at our annual networking opportunity about recreation therapy internship placements. Professionals will have the opportunity to attend an information session: Resume’s in Recreation Therapy- Are we really that different? Presented by Dr. Ramon Zabriskie, MTRS, CTRS. 0.1 CEU/1 contact hour will be awarded upon completion. This … More 2018 Internship Fair Registration

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)

Best Practice Internship Workshop 2017

For RT professionals and organizations, The University of Utah Recreational Therapy Program has established a “Best Practice” Internship Program. The State of Utah Recreational Therapy Practice Act and the National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification’s (NCTRC) National Job Analysis clearly outlines the requirements for “best practice.” The UofU RT program is committed to supporting, recreational therapists and … More Best Practice Internship Workshop 2017

Rec Therapy Certification Workshop and Internship Fair 2016

A great networking opportunity for students looking for recreation therapy internship placements. This year’s internship fair will be held in conjunction with the NCTRC Board Meeting. Professionals will have the opportunity to earn a 0.15 CEU/1.5 contact hours for $15. Facilities interested in setting up a free booth please indicate that on your order form … More Rec Therapy Certification Workshop and Internship Fair 2016

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