American Therapeutic Recreation Association

Job & Internship Opportunities

Recreation Therapy Intern

Bradford Woods

Location: Martinsville, IN
Semesters: Fall, Spring, Summer

Posted On: 11/08/2016

Population Age: Adolescents, Adults, Children
Population Characteristics: Behavioral/Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, Physical Disabilities, Veterans
Primary Setting: Adventure Therapy 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:
$150 Weekly On-Site Housing Provided Meals 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. Fall, Spring and Summer Internships are available. During the Fall and Spring Internship, interns will be primarily working in programming with military veterans, at-risk youth population and adults with disabilities. For the Summer Internship, interns will be helping run our summer camp for children who have physical disabilities and chronic illnesses including children with cancer, sickle cell anemia, cerebral palsy, cranial facial anomalies, 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 for all seasons. For more information, please visit

Contact Information

Lisa Elder, CTRS


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