River Park Hospital, a leading behavioral health facility located in Huntington, WV, is seeking a Recreation Therapist for it's adult service programs.Â
Summary of Core Job Functions:Â Plans/implements therapeutic recreation services for patients. Plans and conducts psycho-educational activities.Â Acquires and maintains recreational supplies, including student stores for child and adolescent programs.
Essential Core Functions:
1. Plans and implements therapeutic recreation and psycho-education services for all patients that includes physical fitness, creative expression opportunities, leisure, and general psycho-education learning activities.
2.Â Â Administers therapeutic recreational assessment.
3.Â Â Administers MMSEâ€™s (adult programs) and other outcomes measures.
4. Documents services and patient response in medical record.Â Provides progress reports for treatment plans and summaries.
5.Â Contributes to the development of treatment plans.
6. Maintains age-appropriate recreation/education supplies and equipment, including purchasing supplies and materials for patient reinforcement/reward program.
7. Attends and participates in patient treatment team meetings as part of the interdisciplinary team as directed.