Essential Job Functions:
Implement treatment activities/groups including: leisure education, recreational therapy, recreational participation and community outings, modifying the plan in response to patient’s needs.
Evaluate effectiveness of treatment; integrate new information and skills as needed to improve treatment outcomes
Document observations and goals of each patient in recreation therapy groups in a clear concise manner on a weekly basis, per departmental guidelines.
Adapts or modifies RT activities to meet patient’s needs
Attend appropriate departmental and facility meetings
Maintain inventory of recreational equipment and supplies
Seek and participate in learning opportunities that meet personal and departmental goals.
Communicates behavioral observations of patients to other staff and team members.
All other duties as assigned