PART-TIME | WINNIPEG LOCATIONS THERP-CT Therapeutic Recreation Facilitator for Older Adults

Courses and Descriptions

RECF-1046TR - Leisure Concepts

This course provides an introduction to the concepts of leisure, recreation, work and play. It differentiates between general leisure pursuits and how trained recreation facilitators can use this knowledge to assess, plan, implement and evaluate therapeutic interventions. The five main bodies of philosophical thought will be discussed as they pertain and influence leisure experience and service delivery. The procedures, tools, and forms, used in community and long term care settings in the design and delivery of leisure programs will be reviewed and discussed. Potential theories of what this means in the future for individuals, societal components as well as for the profession of therapeutic recreation will be explored.

Other Course Prerequisites

RECF-1045 Foundations to Therapeutic Recreation

Prerequisites

Textbooks and Booklists

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