Activity Therapist- CTRS Licensed
Company: Camp Recovery
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Seven Hills Hospital brings a world of compassion, hope and best
practice medical care to the people who need it the most. We are a
growing, private, 134-bed psychiatric hospital that is dedicated to
providing high-quality care for adults, geriatrics, and adolescents
(ages 5-17) who are suffering from behavioral health and chemical
dependency issues. Our patients recover at our new, state-of-the
art medical facility in the Seven Hills area of Henderson, Nevada.
Henderson is one of the fastest growing cities in the US and is
located just 7 miles from the famed Las Vegas Strip and a couple of
miles from beautiful Lake Mead.
Seven Hills Hospital is part of the Acadia Healthcare, a
provider of behavioral healthcare services throughout the US.
Join the team of highly dedicated mental health professionals.
We are presently looking for a Part Time Recreation Therapist, 20
hours a week, who will be responsible for the designing, planning,
implementing and facilitating therapeutic recreation activities and
sessions for all patients and functions as an effective member of
the Seven Hills Hospital's multidisciplinary team.
- Obtain information from medical records, medical staff, family
members or patients themselves to assess patient capabilities,
needs and interests.
- Plan, organize, direct and participate in treatment programs
and activities to facility patient rehabilitation.
- Plan and implement expressive therapy, leisure and social
activities for patients to ensure that their needs are
- Conduct sessions to improve patient mental and physical
well-being, instruct patients in activities and techniques, such
are sports, dance, music, art or relaxation techniques designed to
meet their specific needs.
- Assess patient needs through observations, medical records,
tests and discussions with other healthcare professionals, patient
family and patient.
- Create treatment plans and programs that meet patient needs and
- Plan and implement interventions to prevent harm to a
- Engage patients in therapeutic activities, such as exercise,
games and community outings.
- Help patients learn social skills needed to become or remain
Bachelor's degree in Therapeutic Recreation, Psychology or a
related field from an accredited college or university
Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS)
Minimum One (1) year experience working as a recreational
therapist in Mental Health and Chemical Dependency (preferably in
an acute hospital setting or residential setting).
Seven Hills Hospital offers competitive compensation and
benefits package including medical, dental, vision, leave benefits,
life insurance and 401k plan with company matching.
No Agency calls please.
Seven Hills Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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