Part Time Recreation Therapist – Matt’s Place

Matt’s Place is looking for a part time recreation therapist to coordinate and facilitate after-school programs including an intensive outpatient program and skills groups focusing on increasing social and emotional functioning. Approximately 20 hrs/week (2:00 – 6:00 pm M-F). Matt’s Place treats clients ranging in age from 6 – 18 years old with various developmental … More Part Time Recreation Therapist – Matt’s Place

Full Time Recreational Therapist – Matt’s Place

Matt’s Place is looking for a Recreational Therapist to work with children and adolescents in our Day Treatment and Intensive Outpatient programs, and oversee social skills groups. The RT will implement activities that teach a wide variety of skills sets to patients that have a variety of diagnosis, including depression, anxiety, and autism. Our patients … More Full Time Recreational Therapist – Matt’s Place

Full Time Certified Recreation Therapist – Salt Lake Behavioral Health

One of the nation’s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired … More Full Time Certified Recreation Therapist – Salt Lake Behavioral Health

Part Time Recreation Therapist – Highland Ridge Hospital

Highland Ridge is an inpatient Psychiatric Hospital. Working here provides an opportunity for experience with diverse populations including acute care for adolescents and adults who are struggling with mental health issues, drug and alcohol rehabilitation, as well as residential treatment for adolescent males. The PRN recreation therapist is responsible for conducting assessments and developing individualized … More Part Time Recreation Therapist – Highland Ridge Hospital

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

Full Time Recreation Therapist – New Haven Residential Treatment Center

Full-time 32 hours weekly; 6-hour day shifts — benefits offered. At the most basic level, New Haven is a residential treatment center and accredited school for troubled adolescent girls. On a deeper level, New Haven is the efforts of countless individuals working to ensure that our girls are given a safe environment where they can … More Full Time Recreation Therapist – New Haven Residential Treatment Center

Full Time Therapeutic Recreation Specialist – Utah State Hospital

Employment is available at the State Hospital working on a specific Unit with a variety of patients with mental illness. You will be part of the RT department associating with 20 other Recreation Therapists. Responsibilities include planning and leading TR groups, coordinating with other professional staff, document your work and the progress of patients following … More Full Time Therapeutic Recreation Specialist – Utah State Hospital

Full Time Recreational Therapist – Provo Canyon School

Provo Canyon School is a residential mental health treatment center that serves youth that are struggling with emotional, behavioral and academic challenges. We serve both boys and girls ages 8 through 18 and have gender-specific programs for boys and girls at two distinct and separate locations. For more than 40 years, we have continued to … More Full Time Recreational Therapist – Provo Canyon School

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 – Wyoming State Hospital

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

PRN Recreational Therapist – UNI

As a patient-focused organization, the University of Utah Health Care exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education. Success in this mission requires a culture of collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. University of Utah Health Care seeks staff that are committed to the values of compassion, collaboration, innovation, … More PRN Recreational Therapist – UNI

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 – 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)

Rock Climbing as a RT Intervention for Mental Health

Save the date for our first URTA Workshop for 2017, Saturday July 15th from 10:30am-12:30pm. As of 7/5/2017, only 8 spots are available! Act fast!  Register Rock climbing has many benefits in the world of mental health. Clients can experience strong emotions like fear and anxiety and learn to work through them in a safe … More Rock Climbing as a RT Intervention for Mental Health