TRG-1150 Introduction to Therapeutic Recreation - 3.00 credits

TRG-1150  Introduction to Therapeutic Recreation  (3 Credits)  A foundational overview of the history, philosophy, concepts and issues in the field of therapeutic recreation. Emphasis on the helping nature of the recreation therapist role and the importance of self-awareness within the profession. The importance of leisure activities and the common barriers to recreation participation are discussed. Introductory information and discussion on a wide range of disabilities, medical conditions, and options for service delivery. Conceptual models of therapeutic service are explored. Not eligible for Prior Learning Asssessment. Not available for supplemental.Instruction (4.0)Equivalent to TRG-150.