Therapeutic Recreation

What is Therapeutic Recreation?

Recreational therapy, also known as therapeutic recreation is a systematic process that utilizes recreation and other activity-based interventions to address the assessed needs of individuals with illnesses and/or disabling conditions, as a means to psychological and physical health, recovery and well-being. (Taken from nctrc.org Sept 28/2017)

What we do

  • Individual (1:1) programs
  • Person-centered care
  • Assessments based on individual leisure interests
  • Goal setting with measurable outcomes
  • Holistic programming focused on the social, physical, cognitive, emotional and spiritual well-being of the client

 

Where we work

WE COME TO YOU!

  • In home care
  • Out in the community
  • Nursing & Retirement facilities

 

Who we help

Anyone interested in improving their well-being through leisure!

  • Elders
  • Youth
  • Intellectual and physical disabilities
  • Mental health and addiction recovery
 

How does recreation help?

  • Leisure Education
  • Improves social skills
  • Strength build
  • Decreases anxiety and depression
  • Aid in weight loss

……and so much more

5 Domains of Therapeutic Recreation

Physical Well-being:

The ability of all body systems to function efficiently and effectively during work and play.

 

Emotional Well-being

The ability to deal comfortably and appropriately with emotions.

 

Social Well-being:

The ability to enjoy meaningful relationships with other people in ones environment.

 

Spiritual Wellbeing (2)

Spiritual Well-being:

The ability to find purpose in life. 


 

cognitive

Cognitive Well-being

The ability to learn and function intellectually. 

 

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