Plan, direct, or coordinate medically-approved recreation programs for patients in hospitals, nursing homes, or other institutions. Activities include sports, trips, dramatics, social activities, and crafts. May assess a patient condition and recommend appropriate recreational activity.
Activity Coordinator, Art Therapist, Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS), General Activities Therapist, Music Rehabilitation Therapist, Recreation Therapist, Recreational Therapist, Rehabilitation Therapist, Therapeutic Recreation Specialist, Therapist
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