Therapeutic Recreation Internship Resources

Faculty Contact:

Janell Greenwood
Clark 249
208.496.4708
bettingerj@byui.edu

What requirements do I need to complete for an acceptable internship?

You will need to complete a minimum 480-hour, twelve (12) consecutive week internship in therapeutic recreation services that uses the herapeutic recreation process as defined by the current NCTRC Job Analysis Study under the supervision of an on-site field placement supervisor who is NCTRC CTRS certified. Make sure you complete at least 20 hours per week and no more than 45 hours per week. Your primary CTRS Supervisor must be employed full time and work a minimum of 32 hours a week at the agency with at least 50% of the job duties in TR services.

TR Websites

www.NCTRC.org
www.Iamarecreationtherapist.com
www.recreationtherapy.com
www.atra-online.com
www.nrpa.org/ntrs/

Previous TR Internships

Anchorage, Alaska -- Providence Alaska Med. Center
Los Angeles, California -- UCLA Semel Institute
Long Beach, California -- Long Beach Memorial Hospital
Sacramento, California -- Sacramento Children's Home
Colorado Springs, Colorado -- City of Colorado Springs Special Services
St. Simons Island, Georgia -- Focus Healthcare
Blackfoot, Idaho -- Idaho State Hospital South
Boise, Idaho -- Life Care Center of Treasure Valley
Idaho Falls, Idaho -- EIRMC Behavioral Health Center
Idaho Falls, Idaho -- Lincoln Court
Rexburg, Idaho -- 7th Judicial District Drug Court
Rexburg, Idaho -- Madison County Juvenile Probation
Rexburg, Idaho -- Rexburg Nursing and Rehabilitation
Rexburg, Idaho -- Orphanage Support Service
Rexburg, Idaho -- Upper Valley Industries
Rigby, Idaho -- Journeys
St. Anthony, Idaho -- Juvenile Correction Center
Dobbs Ferry, New York -- Children's Village
Tulsa, Oklahoma -- Center for Individuals with Physical Challenge
Baylor, Texas -- Baylor University Hospital
Enterprise, Utah -- Red Cliff Ascent
Lehi, Utah -- Walkabout Therapeutic Expeditions
Lehi, Utah -- Outback Therapeutic Expeditions
Park City, Utah -- National Ability Center
Provo, Utah -- Utah State Hospital
Provo, Utah -- Provo Canyon School
Riverton, Utah -- Aspiro
Spanish Fork, Utah -- New Haven
Vaughn, Washington -- Camp Easter Seals
Evanston, Wyoming -- Wyoming State Hospital
Ivercargill, New Zealand -- Disabilities Resource Center