Riverside Behavioral Health Center, a Campus of Riverside Regional Medical Center in Hampton, VA is currently seeking a labor pool Recreation Therapist.
Riverside Behavioral Health Center, an established mental health care provider in Hampton Roads since 1983, provides psychiatric and chemical dependency services to children, adolescents and adults on an outpatient and inpatient basis. We offer a variety of services such as Inpatient Adult Services, Inpatient Child and Adolescent Services, Adolescent Residential Services and Outpatient Services, to individuals who experience emotional, psychological and behavioral problems. Individual, family and group therapy, recreation therapy, art therapy, life skills groups, and medication management are key components of the programs we provide. For more information please visit www.riversideonline.com/rbhc.
Job Summary: Works under the supervision of the Recreation Therapy Supervisor to develop and provide quality activity and therapeutic recreation services for patients and residents to include psycho-educational groups, fitness, and expressive therapies. Maintains space, equipment, and supplies for the provision of recreation therapy services. Actively performs as a member of the interdisciplinary team and demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide interventions appropriate to the age of the patient or resident served.
Requirements: Must have Bachelors degree in Therapeutic Recreation. Must have CTRS or be scheduled to take the exam.
Hours: This is a labor pool position to cover for Recreation Therapists who are on vacation or sick, so availability is critical.