American Therapeutic Recreation Association

Job & Internship Opportunities

Recreation Therapy Intern

Bradford Woods

Location: Martinsville, IN
Semesters: Summer

Posted On: 09/29/2014

Population Age: Adolescents, Adults, Children
Population Characteristics: Developmental Disabilities, Physical Disabilities
Primary Setting: Medical and Therapeutic Camping
Housing Available: Yes
Number of CTRs Employed at Facility/Agency: 4

Stipends or Other Benefits: Yes
Listing of Stipends or Other Benefits:
Housing on site is free as well as all meals are provided during programming.

Bradford Woods is Indiana University's Outdoor Center and collaborates with the Riley Children’s Foundation and Riley Hospital for Children as well as other schools, universities, fraternal organizations, and social service organizations in the state. Bradford Woods is an accredited member of the American Camping Association and the Association for Experiential Education. In the summer there are camps for children who have physical disabilities and chronic illnesses including children with cancer, sickle cell anemia, cerebral palsy, cranial facial anomalies, hearing loss, muscular dystrophy, autism, various physical disabilities, rare genetic disorders, and Down syndrome. We provide our campers with numerous opportunities to challenge themselves in a positive, fun, supportive atmosphere. Our philosophy and actions of empowerment and engagement enable the campers to achieve success in whatever areas that they choose. We also have opportunities for interns to work with Equine Therapy, youth at-risk, and military programming. Our summer internship dates are May 15, 2015 – September 13, 2015. For more information, please visit http://www.bradwoods.org/program-areas-2/recreation-therapy/.

Contact Information

Lisa Elder, CTRS

765-342-2915 ext. 5213

How to Apply
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