American Therapeutic Recreation Association

Job & Internship Opportunities

Recreation Therapy Intern

Daniels Academy

Location: Heber City, UT
Semesters: Fall, Winter

Posted On: 03/15/2016

Population Age: Adolescents
Population Characteristics: Behavioral/Mental Health
Primary Setting: Group Home/Residential Facility
Housing Available: No
Number of CTRs Employed at Facility/Agency: 1

Stipends or Other Benefits: Yes
Listing of Stipends or Other Benefits:
Gym membership and monthly stipend.

Daniels Academy is the premier residential treatment center for young men age 13 to 17 with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Nonverbal Learning Disorder, Asperger’s Syndrome, and other Learning Differences. In addition to our fully accredited private school, Daniels Academy offers individual and group therapy facilitated by masters level clinical therapists, recreation therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy. Daniels Academy has a year-round outdoor adventure-based recreation therapy program including weekly rec groups, monthly full-day mastery trips, and eight camping trips a year. Interns will work in every aspect of the therapeutic recreation process, including: Intake assessments and program-specific assessments Planning weekly RT groups, full day RT outings, and camping trips; attending weekly treatment team and RT planning meetings Facilitating outdoor adventure interventions, mastery days, and camping trips. Evaluating effectiveness of every aspect of the RT program.

Contact Information

Jason Silva, TRS, CTRS


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