Therapeutic Recreation Programs


Workshop in Therapeutic Recreation: Helping Children Cope with and Manage Pain
Online Course

RTH 403/503, section 411

Jan 27-May 16, 2014
Online
Tuition, 3 credit* (UG/GRAD)
*a $15 Registration Fee and a $2/credit D2L (Desire2Learn) Fee is assessed to all students each semester.
Registration Deadline: Jan 20, 2014

The intent of this online course is to provide in-depth knowledge of pediatric practice in the area of coping and pain management for students majoring in Therapeutic Recreation. The course will examine: current thoughts and practices on the subject of pain and how it affects the body; tools that assess pain; ways to help children cope with their own pain; and techniques that supplement common pain medications. The course will provide the current thoughts and practices necessary for students to prepare for the job market. Prerequisite: PSY 210 or PSY 212 or CYC 210.

Instructor: Rachael Kaiser

If you are not a current UW-L student, you must first complete the online application for admission and pay a $100 registration deposit upon acceptance to UW-La Crosse.

UW-L Academic Credit Online Application Directions (2 page PDF)

The tuition plateau does not apply to students enrolling in undergraduate or graduate credit courses through the  Office of Continuing Education and Extension.

To register, login: https://wings.uwlax.edu/
To register or for more information simply contact: Briana Meuer, 608.785.6513; bmeuer@uwlax.edu.