American Therapeutic Recreation Association

Job & Internship Opportunities

Recreation Therapist Intern

Sutter Center for Psychiatry

Location: Sacramento, CA
Semesters: Fall, Spring

Posted On: 01/29/2015

Population Age: Adolescents, Adults, Children
Population Characteristics: Behavioral/Mental Health
Primary Setting: Acute Care Hospital
Housing Available: No
Number of CTRs Employed at Facility/Agency: 3

Stipends or Other Benefits: No

Recreation Therapy newsletter and Application process: Our Recreation Therapy Leadership Internship program is a competitive 16-week, 640 hours-program therefore we only offer internships twice a year (Fall and Spring). RT Interns will be under my direct supervision, but will engage in an interdisciplinary team approach with Social Workers, Psychologists, Psychiatrists, Nurses, Music Therapists as well as other fellow clinical members. In addition, our hospital is accredited by The Joint Commission and our Post Doctorial Psychology program has been awarded the Gold standards from the American Psychology Association. Recreation Therapist interns will work alongside and receive support from Social Worker Interns, Social Worker Fellows, Post-Doctorate Psychologist, Pharmacist Interns as well as Nursing students. For this Internship program, RT Interns have an opportunity to engage with various members of Hospital Administrative members in developing core Leadship skills.

Contact Information

Lindsay Thuy Dao, CTRS

How to Apply