American Therapeutic Recreation Association

Job & Internship Opportunities

Therapeutic Recreation Intern

Valley Behavioral Health System

Location: Barling, AR
Semesters: Fall, Spring, Summer, Winter

Posted On: 01/29/2015

Population Age: Adolescents, Adults, Children, Older Adults
Population Characteristics: Behavioral/Mental Health
Primary Setting: Behavioral/Mental Health Hospital/Unit
Housing Available: No
Number of CTRs Employed at Facility/Agency: 2

Stipends or Other Benefits: No

Hospital currently includes 5 units (acute/subacute children, acute adolescents, subacute adolescents, adults and geriatrics. We are currently expanding and will have 2 more units opening by this summer which will include an open position for an additional CTRS. Barling is located just outside of Fort Smith in western Arkansas. Approx. 3 hours from Little Rock an 1 hour from Fayetteville. Our hospital has TR facilitation areas including an art room, half gym, playground and outside areas (field, walking trail and small pond).

Contact Information

Mandy Kuykendall - TR Director


How to Apply