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Recreational Therapy 

"Recreational Therapy” means a treatment service designed to restore, remediate and rehabilitate a person’s level of functioning and independence in life activities, to promote health and wellness as well as reduce or eliminate the activity limitations and restrictions to participation in life situations caused by an illness or disabling condition.

-American Therapeutic Recreation Association

Universities in NJ/EPA Region with Therapeutic Recreation Programs

Temple University (Philadelphia, PA)

Kean University (Union, NJ)

York College (York, PA)

Slippery Rock University (Pittsburgh, PA)





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