So you want to be a Recreational Therapist

This short video highlights the day-to-day activities you might expect to encounter when you are a Recreational Therapist.

Plan, direct, or coordinate medically-approved recreation programs for patients in hospitals, nursing homes, or other institutions. Activities include sports, trips, dramatics, social activities, and arts and crafts. May assess a patient condition and recommend appropriate recreational activity. Excludes “Recreation Workers” (39-9032).

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Occupation Code: 29-1125.00
SOC Code: 29-1125
CIP Code: 512309
CIP Category: Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy.

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