American Therapeutic Recreation Association

Job & Internship Opportunities

Recreation Therapy Internship

Daniels Academy

Location: Heber City, UT
Semesters: Fall, Spring, Summer, Winter

Posted On: 11/08/2016

Population Age: Adolescents
Population Characteristics: Behavioral/Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities
Primary Setting: Behavioral/Mental Health Hospital/Unit
Housing Available: No
Number of CTRs Employed at Facility/Agency: 1

Stipends or Other Benefits: Yes
Listing of Stipends or Other Benefits:
Monthly stipend, gym membership, access to season ski passes, and some meals covered while working

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 master’s-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. Depending on the season, interns will gain experience facilitating rock climbing, fishing, mountain biking, skiing, snowboarding, and may other activities.

Contact Information

Jason Silva, TRS, CTRS


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