Therapeutic Recreation Programs


Therapeutic Recreation and Corrections | Online Course

RTH 333, section 411

Sept. 2-Dec. 17, 2014
Online
Tuition, 3 credit* (UG),
*a $15 Registration Fee and a $2/credit D2L (Desire2Learn) Fee is assessed to all students each semester.
Registration Deadline: Sept. 8, 2014

Prerequisite: RTH 250 or RTH 326 or RTH 327; RTH or CYC major/minor plan.

This course provides an overview of the use of leisure and recreation for individuals in correctional settings. The following topics are addressed: settings, psychiatric disorders, laws/juvenile codes, intervention strategies, activity adaptations, current trends and the criminal justice system. Functional improvement, leisure education and recreation participation are the focus of therapeutic recreation services.

Instructor: Jennifer Fahey

Please check with Textbook Rental Services for materials required for undergraduate online courses.

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.