2020-2021 Graduate Catalog

REC 45554 Psychological Aspects of Therapeutic Recreation

This course is designed for graduate-/advanced-level students studying Therapeutic Recreation.  In Psychological Aspects of Therapeutic Recreation, various psychology-based theories and frameworks relevant to the application of therapeutic recreation practice and interventions will be explored. Students will develop a detailed understanding of presented theories and apply this knowledge as they develop therapeutic recreation interventions that are intended to enhance the psychological well-being of clients.  Prerequisites: REC 45243, REC 45345, REC 45461, REC 45562, PSYC 08333, and PSYC 08223 all with a grade of C or better, or permission of School Director.