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A Guide to Therapeutic Recreation Resources  Books Available in the HPER Library

A Guide to

therapeutic recreation

Resources

Use the following resources as a starting point in your therapeutic recreation research:

Available in the HPER Library:

BOOKS
Anderson, L., & Kress, C.B. Inclusion: Including People with Disabilities in Parks and Recreation Opportunities.
State College, PA: Venture Publishing, Inc., 2003. GV183.5.A534 2003

Austin, D.R. Glossary of Recreation Therapy and Occupational Therapy.
State College, PA: Venture Publishing, Inc., 2001. RM736.7.A97 2001

Austin, D.R. Therapeutic Recreation Processes and Techniques (5th ed.).
Champaign, IL: Sagamore Publishing, 2004. RM736.7.A96 2004

Austin, D.R. & Crawford, M. E. Therapeutic Recreation: An Introduction (3rd ed.).
Boston: Allyn and Bacon, 2001. RM736.7.T48 2001

Austin, D.R., Dattilo, J., & McCormick, B.P. Conceptual Foundations for Therapeutic Recreation.
State College, PA: Venture Publishing, Inc., 2002. RM736.7.C67 2002

Bullock, C.C., & Mahon, M.J. Introduction to Recreational Services for People with Disabilities:
a Person-Centered Approach.
(2nd ed.). Champaign, IL: Sagamore Publishing, 2001. GV183.5.B85 2000.

Burlingame, J., & Blaschko, T.M. Assessment Tools for Recreational Therapy (2nd ed.).
Ravensdale, WA: Idyll Arbor, Inc., 1997. RM736.7.B87 1997 v.1

Carter, M. J., Van Andel, G.E., & Robb, G.M. Therapeutic Recreation: a Practical Approach (3rd ed.).
Prospect Heights, Ill.: Waveland Press, Inc., 2003. RM736.7.C37 2003

Coyle, C.P. Kinney, W.B. Riley, B., Shank, J.W. Benefits of Therapeutic Recreation: A Consensus View.
Philadelphia: Temple University Therapeutic Recreation Program, 1991. RM736.7.B46 1991b

Dattilo, J. Facilitation Techniques in Therapeutic Recreation.
State College, PA: Venture Publishing, Inc., 2000. RM736.7.D385 2000

Dattilo, J. Inclusive Leisure Services: Responding to the Rights of People with Disabilities (2nd ed.).
State College, PA: Venture Publishing, Inc., 2002. GV183.5.D37 2002

Kinney, T., & Witman, J. Guidelines for Competency Assessment and Curriculum Planning in Therapeutic Recreation.
Hattiesburg, MS: American Therapeutic Recreation Association, 1997. RC489.R4 G84 1997

Malkin, M.J. & Howe, C.Z. Research in Therapeutic Recreation: Concepts and Methods.
State College, PA: Venture Publishing, 1997. RM736.7.R47 1993

Mobily, K.E. & MacNeil, R.D. Therapeutic Recreation and the Nature of Disabilities.
State College, PA: Venture Publishing, Inc., 2002. RM736.7.M62 2002

O’Morrow, G.S. & Carter, M.J. Effective Management in Therapeutic Recreation Service.
State College, PA: Venture Publishing, Inc., 1997. RM736.7.O453 1997

Peterson, C.A. & Stumbo, N.J. Therapeutic Recreation Program Design: Principles and Procedures (3rd ed.).
Boston: Allyn and Bacon, 2000.  RM736.7.G86 2000

Shank, J., & Coyle, C. Therapeutic Recreation in Health Promotion and Rehabilitation.
State College, PA: Venture Publishing, Inc., 2002.  RC489.R4 S53 2002

Smith, R.W., Austin, D.R., Kennedy, D.W. Inclusive and Special Recreation: Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities (4th ed.). Boston: McGraw-Hill, 2001. GV183.5.S55 2001

Stumbo, N.J. Professional Issues in Therapeutic Recreation.
Champaign, IL: Sagamore Publishing, 2001. RM736.7.P75 2001

Stumbo, N.J. Client Assessment in Therapeutic Recreation Services.
State College, PA: Venture Publishing, Inc., 2002. RM736.7.S84 2002

Stumbo, N.J. Client Outcomes in Therapeutic Recreation Services.
State College, PA: Venture Publishing, Inc., 2003. RM736.7.C554 2003

Sylvester, C., Voelkl, J.E., & Ellis, G.D. Therapeutic Recreation Programming: Theory and Practice.
State College, PA: Venture Publishing, Inc., 2001. RM736.7.S947 2001

Wilhite, B.C. & Keller, M.J. Therapeutic Recreation: Cases and Exercises (2nd ed.).
State College, PA: Venture Publishing, Inc., 2000. RM736.7.W54 2000

Databases
Accessible via the IU Libraries Web site; click on “Find Information.”
Also, see reference resources on the HPER Library Web site.
• IUCAT
• Academic Search (EBSCO)
• Dissertation Abstracts
• Education Full-Text
• ERIC (EBSCO)
• PsycARTICLES
• PsycINFO
• SPORT Discus

DVDs
The following DVDs are available in the HPER Library (ask at the circulation desk):
Case Studies
Clinical Supervision
Computer Applications in Therapeutic Recreation
Documentation and Behavioral Observation
Effective Listening   
Feedback in Learning and Performance Situations
Individual Program Planning
Interactions with People Who Have Disabilities
Nonverbal Communications
Professional Ethics
Professionalism in Therapeutic Recreation
Quality of Life
Safe Transportation
Therapeutic Communication
Transfer Techniques
TR History: The Formative Years
TR History: The Modern Era
TR Models: Health Protection Health Promotion
TR Models: The Leisure Ability Model

Journals
The following journals are available in the HPER Library:
• Therapeutic Recreation Journal
• Journal of Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
• Journal of Leisureability
• Journal of Leisure Research
• Palaestra
• SCHOLE: A Journal of Leisure Studies and Recreation Education
• The Annual in Therapeutic Recreation

Professional Associations
American Therapeutic Recreation Association (ATRA)
National Therapeutic Recreation Society (NTRS)
National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification (NCTRC)

TR Web sites
Therapeutic Recreation
National Center on Accessibility

Graduate programs in Therapeutic Recreation
Indiana University
Clemson University
University of Utah
Penn State University
Oklahoma State University

 


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