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ERIC Number: ED343908
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
Pages: 214
Abstractor: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-88314-523-5
Therapeutic Recreation for Chemically Dependent Adolescents and Adults: Programming and Activities.
Rainwater, Agnes B.
The intent of this publication is to serve as a practical guide for therapeutic recreation personnel working with chemically dependent persons as well as a resource for counselors, social workers, nurses, physicians, and other professionals in gaining insight into the therapeutic recreation delivery service for chemically dependent populations. The book is organized into 26 chapters: (1) Introduction; (2) Assessment Tools; (3) Goals; (4) Barriers to Leisure; (5) Programming; (6) Leadership Skills; (7) Leisure Education; (8) Awareness; (9) Communication and Socialization; (10) Leisure Skills and Interests; (11) Resources; (12) Arts and Crafts; (13) Dance; (14) Creative Expression/Drama; (15) Music; (16) Table Games; (17) Games and Activities; (18) Physical Activity and Exercise; (19) Nutrition; (20) Outdoor Education; (21) Values Clarification; (22) Stress; (23) Relaxation; (24) Decision-Making; (25) Open Recreation; and (26) Family Recreation. Materials presented can be adapted for client handouts and used as lead-ups to an activity, visual aids, or worksheets in organizing thoughts and ideas. (LL)
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Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, Reston, VA. American Association for Leisure and Recreation.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A