American Therapeutic Recreation Association

Job & Internship Opportunities

Recreation Therapy Intern

River Bend Hospital

Location: West Lafayette, IN
Semesters: Spring

Posted On: 08/13/2015

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

River Bend Hospital is a 16 bed, acute care, adult, psychiatric hospital. River Bend Hospital services 9 northern Indiana counties and has a wide variety of functional level patients. Students will have a great opportunity to learn therapeutic recreation practices to deliver education oriented therapy. Students will also participate in treatment planning meetings, development and implementation of therapeutic recreation practices, and a variety of administrative duties. The Recreation Therapy intern will also participate in the treatment team of social workers, nurses, psychiatrics, and a psychologist. I am currently looking for a student for the spring semester and typical hours will be Monday-Friday, 7:30-4pm. Drug screen and background check is required. Please call or email me for more information.

Contact Information

Laura Thornton


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