Under the general direction of the Occupational Therapist (OTR) and the Clinical Director for Psychiatric Services the Activity Therapist is responsible for planning, coordinating, and directing the patients’ activities in a safe manner. The Activity Therapist establishes a therapeutic relationship with patients and facilitates the maintenance of therapeutic milieu and individualized activity program.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
A. High school graduate or equivalent preferred.
B. Minimum of one year of experience in recreation setting preferred.
C. One year of experience in an in-patient setting preferred.
Steward Health Care complies with applicable Federal and State civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, citizenship, alienage, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability. Steward Health Care does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, citizenship, alienage, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability.