Therapeutic Recreation - Pre-OT

The Therapeutic Recreation option/Pre-OT option is an approved entry-level degree for a Master’s of Science in Occupational Therapy. Students take required courses to be certified as a Therapeutic Recreation Specialist and additional courses to be eligible to apply to the OT Master’s Program in Junior year. Students should review the Occupational Therapy website to identify requirements. 


For additional information on the Master’s in Occupational Therapy Program go to the following website: http://www.kean.edu/KU/Occupational-Therapy


Therapeutic Recration Guidesheet


Resources:


American Therapeutic Recreation Association (ATRA):  www.atra-online.com
National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification (NCTRC): www.nctrc.org
Therapeutic Recreation Directory: www.recreationtherapy.com
New York State Therapeutic Recreation Association: www.nystra.org
New Jersey Eastern PA Therapeutic Recreation Association: www.njepa-tra.com
National Recreation and Park Association: www.nrpa.org
Canadian Therapeutic Recreation Association: www.canadian-tr.org
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