Health, Physical Education and Recreation | Therapeutic Communication
R362 | 18093 | Alison Voight

Description of course content: Communication interventions and
techniques for varying populations in therapeutic recreation settings.
Students will develop competencies to help assure therapeutic
communication needed for effective relationships with clients in
therapeutic recreation clinical practice.

Required Book List:
Austin, D.R. (1999). Therapeutic recreation processes and techniques.
(4th edition). Champaign, IL: Sagamore Publishing
Tamparo, C.D. & Lindh, W.Q. (1992). Therapeutic communications for
allied health professions. Albany, NY: Delmar Publishers.

Summary of Assignments:

Exams, In-class participations, and class presentations of
communication interventions, and assigned readings.