Recreation Therapy Assistant

Posted 20-12-2018
Category Local In-Office
Interns Needed 0
Anticipated Timeline Mid-January - May
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The Recreation therapy Assistant will work closely with the Client Services Manager to research programming and supports, and develop a number of programs for care partners and family members. The objective of this project is to enhance self-care strategies and diffuse emotional situations caused by compassion fatigue. 

Ideal for someone with course work in:

  • Recreation Therapy Aide
  • Community Health Promotion
  • Community Social Work
  • Community Rehabilitation

Some specialized skills required:

  • Excellent public speaking skills
  • Well-organized and self-motivated
  • Superior Communication Skills
  • Advocacy

What we will accomplish at the end of the Internship:

  • Source funding opportunities for care partner exercise.
  • One program specific to care partner stress.