What Does A Recreation Therapist Study?
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RT Service Settings
Schools and Community Organizations
Groups are designed for children around a theme for physical or mental health well-being. Target skills: eye-hand coordination, fine and gross motor functioning, critical thinking, problem solving, teamwork, and self-esteem.
Mental Health Organizations
Groups are designed for clients receiving mental health services and counseling. Target skills: anxiety reduction, relaxation, critical thinking, focus ability, conflict resolution, teamwork, and self-esteem.
Hospitals, Senior Centers, or Nursing Homes
Groups are designed for patients, members, or residents according to their physical, mental/emotional needs. Target skills, physical/cognitive stimulation, memory, reminiscence, critical thinking, teamwork, and self-esteem.