Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist

Requisition Number: 2021-3781

Type of Position: Per Diem/ PRN

Location: Tiffin, OH

Overview

As part of an interdisciplinary treatment team, the Recreation/Activity Therapist designs and implements a variety of activity therapies focusing on individualized needs with the specific objective of fostering effective interactions, enhance coping skills, cognitive functioning, reality orientation and prioritizing independence in caring for self.

Requirements/Qualifications

Bachelor of Arts or Science degree from an accredited institution in therapeutic recreation or behavioral health related services.  Masters degree preferred.  Certification by the National Council for Therapeutic Recreation required (CTRS).  Must demonstrate ability by education or training in treating people with mental/psychiatric illness.

Hospital/Program Description

Hospital/Program:

Sojourn at Seneca is a comprehensive inpatient behavioral health hospital designed to meet the needs of older adults. The main goals of treatment are stabilization and to provide treatment to overcome current crisis, achieving personal growth in the process.

In collaboration with each patient's physician, our team of health care professionals designs an individual treatment program to address emotional and psychological health, as well as any outstanding physical and medical issues a patient is experiencing. Sojourn at Seneca's behavioral health program is specially designed to meet older adults' therapeutic needs while offering a comfortable and welcoming environment during treatment.