Recreation therapy

Discover how recreation therapy can improve your mental and physical well-being. Find top ideas and activities to enhance your quality of life through recreation therapy.
Are you feeling overwhelmed and don’t where to start with creating your Recreational Therapy program? I’ll share with you 5 easy steps that will help you prioritize and create an evidence-based program. Therapeutic Boarding Schools, Recreation Therapy, Therapeutic Recreation, Recreational Therapy, Recreational Therapist, Group Therapy Activities, Therapy Tools, Developmental Disabilities, Developmental Disabilities Activities

Are you feeling overwhelmed and don’t where to start with creating your Recreational Therapy program? I’ll share with you 5 easy steps that will help you prioritize and create an evidence-based program.

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Sarah Meiller
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Everyone has heard the the old phrase, “Laughter is the best medicine.” It turns out humor and laughter has many benefits for individuals with chronic conditions. The physiological and emotional benefits of a good laugh are well documented. Who hasn’t felt better after a good laugh? Let’s take a look at Humor Therapy and how

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Orland Park Activities
I love my job. When people ask me about what I do for work, I delight in the ability to share my passion for Therapeutic Recreation. In celebration for Therapeutic Recreation Month 2020, I  thought it would be really fun to put together a post that highlighted my favorite benefits of working in this field. Health Care, Therapeutic Recreation, Recreation Therapy, Holistic Health, Healthcare Professionals, Recreational Therapy, Recreational Therapist, Skilled Nursing Facility, Therapeutic

I love my job. When people ask me about what I do for work, I delight in the ability to share my passion for Therapeutic Recreation. In celebration for Therapeutic Recreation Month 2020, I thought it would be really fun to put together a post that highlighted my favorite benefits of working in this field.

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Grow Rec Therapy
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Too often individuals with disabilities and those in residential facilities get limited opportunities to interact with nature. This is unfortunate because a connection with the natural world offers many health benefits. Among other things, time in nature triggers a calming effect where one could gain new perspectives while disconnecting from the screens begging for attention.

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Andrea Wolverton