Therapeutic Recreation Programs
Therapeutic Recreation and Corrections | Online Course
RTH 333, section 411
Sept. 3-Dec. 11, 2013
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. 9, 2013
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
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