The purpose of Therapeutic Recreation (TR) is to enable all individuals to achieve quality of life and optimal health through meaningful participation in recreation and leisure.
Therapeutic Recreation utilizes:
These key factors directly assist persons with physical, cognitive, emotional and/or social limitations acquire and maintain the skills and tools they require to function independently and as fully as possible. Recreational therapy is delivered through meaningful activities directly meant to support our clients.
Meaningful activities address one’s psychological and social needs. These activities directly relate to the quality of the experience rather than the specific type of activity. Wellbeing is not just about activities; its about everyday meaningful interaction or engagement. They may provide emotional, creative, intellectual, physical and spiritual stimulation.
Meaningful activities delivered to our clients take place directly in the clients home and is based on the client’s needs and preferences, which can often times include using outdoor spaces and making adaptations to our clients environment.
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