CareerStaff Unlimited - Torrance Recreational Therapist in Stockton, California

Under the direction of the Institutionandrsquo;s/Facilityandrsquo;s CEO/CMH/CMO or designee, Recreation Therapistandrsquo;s duties/responsibilities shall include, but are not limited to, the following requirements.Develop and implement specialized recreation therapy services to CDCR Patient-Inmates and/or DJJ Youth Such therapeutic interventions are designed to promote social interaction, to encourage beneficial and appropriate utilization of leisure time, and to provide Patient-Inmate and/or DDJ Youth with preparation for reentry into general population or other levels of treatment.Participate in the Interdisciplinary Treatment Team (IDTT) and coordinates services with primary clinicians, correctional counselors and other custody personnel.Evaluate recreation therapy needs for Patients-Inmate and/or DJJ Youth with particular attention to activities of daily living, communication skills, physical exercise, and positive coping strategies.