Recreational Therapists

Plan, direct, or coordinate medically-approved recreation programs for patients in hospitals, nursing homes, or other institutions. Activities include sports, trips, dramatics, social activities, and crafts. May assess a patient condition and recommend appropriate recreational activity.


Related Skills:

  • Service Orientation
  • Social Perceptiveness
  • Active Listening
  • Coordination
  • Speaking

View this job on:

Other Career Titles:

Activity Coordinator, Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS), General Activities Therapist, Recreation Therapist, Recreational Therapist, Rehabilitation Therapist, Therapeutic Recreation Specialist

Video Source: CareerOnestop.org

Submit Stats, Video Clips or any other information about this job role inside the ATEEC Career Tool.

Data supplied by OOH, OnetOnline.org & CareerNonStop.org*
Click here to view our credits and citations page.