American Therapeutic Recreation Association

Job & Internship Opportunities

Therapeutic Recreation Specialist

Childrens Hospital Medical Center

Location: Cincinnati, OH
Semesters: Fall, Spring, Summer

Posted On: 01/18/2016

Population Age: Adolescents, Children
Population Characteristics: Behavioral/Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, Physical Disabilities
Primary Setting: Acute Care Hospital
Housing Available: No
Number of CTRs Employed at Facility/Agency: 6

Stipends or Other Benefits: No

We offer two separate internship opportunities within Cincinnati Children's Hospital. We offer 1 internship opportunity in child/adolescent psychiatry and 1 in physical rehabilitation and accept 2 interns per semester. The internship opportunity within psychiatry offers specialized programming including Equine Facilitated Learning, Small Animal Therapy, Horticulture, and Community Service along with other programs as well. This internship is majority group facilitation with a small individual case load. The opportunity in rehabilitation offers more individual programming rather than group facilitation. The deadlines for internships are as follows: September 5th for Spring Semester, January 5st for Summer Semester, May 5th for Fall Semester.

Contact Information

Tricia Heider


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