Team-oriented Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist with strong track record of establishing solid relationships with clients, co-workers, administration and local agencies.
Successful treatment with patients who have physical,cognitive, emotional, or other functional deficits
Acute and rehabilitative care
Received several customer service stars each year for excellent patient care and customer service.
Successfully helped develop and organize annual facility patient reunion.
Assisted in annually planning and implementing Rehab week activities.
Served as Wellness Champion for the Rehab unit.
Provide full range of recreation therapy services including assessment, documentation, treatment planning and therapeutic interventions in a manner that is consistent with professional and ethical standards. Provide services both independently and in conjunction with the interdisciplinary team. Demonstrate accountability for and contribution to program development, quality improvement, problem solving, and productivity enhancement in a flexible interdisciplinary fashion.
Completed all patient assessments and treatment plans. Reviewed documentation and met with patients 1:1.
Organized and developed activities department. Directly supervised 7 Activities Assistants and a large number of volunteers. Supervised TR student. Completed all required documentation and completed chart audits. Worked in conjunction with all involved disciplines and families in patient care and care planning.
Developed and managed activities program, staff of 6, and volunteers. Worked in conjunction with all department heads and involved staff in patient care and programming. Conducted in services, developed patient specific careplans, completed MDS's and all required documentation. Worked in conjunction with community for facility sponsored events.
Planned and implemented therapeutic recreation programs for various age groups to include child/adolescent, adult, and geriatric populations. Worked in conjunction with interdisciplinary team.
Completed resident assessments and all required documentation. Focused on program implementation and development for persons with Dementia/Alzheimers Disease. Assisted in implementation of scheduled facility activities.
Supervise and assist Activity Therapist I in program planning, implementation, and evaluation in forensic setting. Completed chart audits and all other required documentation. Completed monthly staff meetings, reports, etc. Worked in conjunction with all disciplines as needed.
Planned and implemented therapeutic interventions on inpatient female aggressive unit. Implemented community based events/activities. Completed all required documentation. Attended monthly meetings. Worked in conjunction with all disciplines.
Minor in Health Studies
Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist
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