Recreational Therapists use the (APIE) process.
This consists of: Assessment, treatment Planning, Implementing the intervention, and evaluation.
All parts of the process is documented.
Requires a bachelor’s degree
$47,680 per year (average salary)
19,200 number of jobs in the U.S
Growth: 7% (as fast as average)
Four (4) states currently require a recreational therapist to be licensed to practice.
These states include:
Recreational Therapists Specialize in These Seven Areas:
Adaptive sports and Recreation
Physical Medicine/ Rehabilitation
Recreational Therapy Treatment Domains:
The Innovative Rec Therapist
I Learn and I Grow
I Teach What I Know and
I Help Clients to Grow