American Therapeutic Recreation Association

Job & Internship Opportunities

Recreation Therapy Intern

Wesley Commons

Location: Greenwood, SC
Semesters: Fall, Spring, Summer, Winter

Posted On: 11/08/2016

Population Age: Older Adults
Population Characteristics: Geriatrics
Primary Setting: Long-Term Care Facility
Housing Available: No
Number of CTRs Employed at Facility/Agency: 1

Stipends or Other Benefits: No

Gain experience working with the Recreation Therapy Department a Continuing Care Retirement Community. The intern will have the opportunity to work in Independent Living, Assisted Living and Skilled Nursing in order to learn about programs across different levels of care. The purpose of the internship is to provide experiences to students who are pursuing credentials in Recreation Therapy. The intern will have the opportunity to gain experience in: Program/special event planning; patient care planning; assessment and documentation; activity outings; one to one patient interaction; and disease and medical conditions in the geriatric population.

Contact Information

Andrea Hobson, CTRS


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