American Therapeutic Recreation Association

Job & Internship Opportunities

Recreation Therapist II/ActivityTherapist II Supervisor

Adair Acute Care at Osawatomie State Hospital

Location: Osawatomie, KS
Semesters: Spring

Posted On: 11/17/2017
Apply By: 10/19/2017

Population Age: Adults
Population Characteristics: Behavioral/Mental Health
Primary Setting: Behavioral/Mental Health Hospital/Unit
Housing Available: No
Number of CTRs Employed at Facility/Agency: 1

Stipends or Other Benefits: No

Adair Acute Care at Osawatomie State Hospital (AAC) provides services to adults diagnosed with psychiatric disorders regardless of ability to pay. AAC serves individuals from 44 counties in Kansas in collaboration with 15 Community Mental Health Centers. AAC is an acute short-term hospital for individuals with acute psychiatric problems. AAC's treatment multi-disciplinary teams' focus is stabilizing the presenting psychiatric problem for which the patient was admitted. The Recreation Therapy Team's statement of purpose under Social Services Department is to provide patient-centered therapeutic recreation treatment that result in patients being able to participate in meaningful and functional leisure activities, in adjustment to mental health illness, upon discharge.

Contact Information

Sheryll Jurado


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