Summary: Conceptual Foundations for Therapeutic Recreation provides empirically based theoretical perspectives on key concepts, timely topics, practical professional information, historical and philosophical perspectives from leaders in therapeutic recreation, and insight into leaders who helped advance the profession. Each chapter includes reading comprehension questions to direct readers, provide discussion topics for instructors, and help practitioners become more effectiv ...show moree professionals.
Written in clear, understandable prose, this user-friendly text is intended for both students and practitioners. Upper-level undergraduates, graduate students, and practitioners in therapeutic recreation will find this text helpful for formulating a conceptual basis for practice, and for developing themselves as professionals. An insightful work for all therapeutic recreation students and professionals. ...show less