Job: Activity Therapist BHS

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Job Description

Location:St. Dominic Behavioral Health Services
Department:BHS GENERAL UNIT - 9761
Employment Type:PRN
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Job Code:1718
# of Openings:1


Implements a therapeutic recreation program according to established goals and objectives of the service and working within a multidisciplinary team. Assists the physically, emotionally and cognitively impaired individual to explore appropriate avocation pursuits. Reports to Activity Therapy Coordinator.

Must have a bachelor's degree in Recreational Therapy or related field, with one year experience in therapeutic recreation required. Appropriate certification is preferred. Must demonstrate ability to recognize patients' individual needs based on medical conditions, age (infants, pediatrics, adolescents, young adults, middle aged, and geriatric), limitations and planned procedures.