Sample 1 - State of California

Training Program Summary

Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy
Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy. A program that prepares individuals to plan, organize, and direct recreational activities designed to promote health and well- being for patients who are physically, mentally, or emotionally disabled. Includes instruction in the foundations of therapeutic recreation, leisure education and counseling, program planning, therapeutic recreational modalities, basic anatomy and physiology, psychology, medical terminology, human growth and development, patient observation and evaluation, special needs populations, and professional standards and ethics.
 
Training Providers for Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy in California
Provider Name
Program Name
California State University, East Bay Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy 
California State University, Chico Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy 
Reedley College Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy 
School of Shiatsu and Massage Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy 
California State University, Northridge Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy 
San Jose State University Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy 
Tulare Co Org for Vocational Education Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy 
Los Angeles County ROP Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy 
International Sports Sciences Association Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy 

Occupations for Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy in California
Occupation TitleEstimated Year - Projected YearEmploymentEmployment Change Minimum Educational Requirement View Video
EstimatedProjectedNumberPercent
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary2012 - 202211,90016,3004,40037.0 Master`s degree  
Recreational Therapists2012 - 20221,4001,60020014.3 Bachelor`s degree View Video
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary2012 - 202211,90016,3004,40037.0 Master`s degree  
Recreational Therapists2012 - 20221,4001,60020014.3 Bachelor`s degree View Video