Health, Physical Education And Recreation | Therapeutic Intervention with the Elderly (3cr)
R566 | 6499 | L Lorenzen-Huber


Therapeutic Intervention with the Elderly
4:00p-5:15p   TR   HP012

Description: To provide preparation and practice toward the understanding of
elderly persons who are frail, vulnerable, infirmed, or disabled and how
activities may be used to reach treatment and rehabilitation goals.

Required Book List:
Hawkins, May & Rogers. (1st ed.).  Therapeutic Activity Intervention with
the Elderly: Foundation and Practices.
Further readings in areas of individual interest will be required.

Summary of Assignments: Three tests and a final, a portfolio of class
activities, field work and opportunities to practice therapeutic
intervention.  In-class presentations of readings, as well as class
leadership.