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swiggybullet.gif 4-18-13 Bringing the Arts to Life: A Guide to the Arts and Long Term by Judy Rollins

swiggybullet.gif 12-7-11 Drumbeats Bring Therapeutic Rhythm to Veteransí Lives by Bill Armstrong, Public Affairs Specialist, New Mexico VA Health Care System

swiggybullet.gif 10-18-11 Providing Spirituality Groups in a Behavioral Health Setting by Dean Parker, MS, CTRS

swiggybullet.gif 6-27-11 Therapeutic recreation specialist wants to show you how to exercise your brain and have fun, too by Tracey Weiss

swiggybullet.gif 6-29-10 Multi-sensory Environments for a Better Quality of Life by Tavya Jackson

swiggybullet.gif 3-28-08 Grounding the Therapeutic Recreation Process in an Ethic of Care by Cathy O'Keefe, M.Ed., CTRS

swiggybullet.gif 3-28-08 Time Poverty by Cathy O'Keefe, M.Ed., CTRS

swiggybullet.gif 3-28-08 THE IMPORTANCE OF PHILOSOPHY: AN INTRODUCTORY ADDRESS TO STUDENTS, EDUCATORS, AND PRACTITIONERS by Cathy O'Keefe, M.Ed., CTRS

swiggybullet.gif 3-28-08 The Spirituality of Suffering: Can Therapeutic Recreation Help by Cathy O'Keefe, M.Ed., CTRS

swiggybullet.gif 3-28-08 LETíS FIRST REVISIT THE MEANING OF LEISURE by Cathy O'Keefe, M.Ed., CTRS

swiggybullet.gif 3-8-08 Palliative Care & The Spiritual Nature of Plants by Charles A. Sourby, MS Ed. CTRS-HTR

swiggybullet.gif 3-2-08 Art Therapy for Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia by Charles A. Sourby, MS Ed. CTRS-HTR

swiggybullet.gif 12-28-07 An Essay for Students Interested in Therapeutic Recreation by Cathy O'Keefe, M.Ed., CTRS

swiggybullet.gif 1-30-07 The Lowdown on Recreation Therapy: Effective use of leisure time by By Matt Gold, CTRS

swiggybullet.gif 11-13-06 Art Therapy for Alzheimer's Disease (powerpoint converted to PDF) by Charles A. Sourby, MS Ed. CTRS-HTR

swiggybullet.gif 8-13-06 TAG by Charles A. Sourby, MS Ed. CTRS-HTR

swiggybullet.gif 5-27-06 The CTRS Dictionary by Charles A. Sourby, MS Ed. CTRS-HTR

swiggybullet.gif 2-13-06 Bibliotherapy In Nursing Care Facilities by Charles A. Sourby, MS Ed. CTRS-HTR

swiggybullet.gif 8-6-05 The Restorative Environment by Charles A. Sourby, MS Ed. CTRS-HTR

swiggybullet.gif 5-25-05 Introduction to Horticultural Therapy + Benefits + Garden Care by Charles A. Sourby, MS Ed. CTRS-HTR
This is a large file and will take a while to download. (powerpoint converted to PDF)

swiggybullet.gif 5-20-05 Feeding the Senses: INTEGRATING TR NUTRITIONAL SERVICES AND CREATIVE ARTS IN DEMENTIA CARE by Charles A. Sourby, MS Ed. CTRS-HTR
(powerpoint converted to PDF)

swiggybullet.gif 5-17-05 Magic Moments - TR Program For Developmental Disabilities & Alzheimer’s Diseases by Charles A. Sourby, MS Ed. CTRS-HTR (powerpoint converted to PDF)

swiggybullet.gif 5-15-05 Universal Design by Charles A. Sourby, MS Ed. CTRS-HTR

swiggybullet.gif 5-15-05 Bedside Nature Activities by Charles A. Sourby, MS Ed. CTRS-HTR

swiggybullet.gif 3-21-05: Role of the Recreation Therapist who works in a Palliative Care Setting by Charles Sourby, CTRS

swiggybullet.gif 09-01-03: Autism and the role of Aquatic Therapy in Recreational Therapy Treatment Services by Laurie Jake CTRS, CEDS

swiggybullet.gif 06-22-02: Aquatic Therapy Certification by Laurie Jake CTRS, CEDS

swiggybullet.gif TR Managers and the Internet compiled by Charles Dixon, MS, CTRS

swiggybullet.gif 11-18-01: Autobiographical Writing: An Innovative Therapeutic Recreation Intervention by Nancy Richeson, Ph.D., CTRS

swiggybullet.gif 11-18-01: Bibliotherapy Applications for Recreation Therapy by Laurie Jake CTRS, CEDS

swiggybullet.gif 8-9-01: The Recreational Therapist Role in Prescribing Exercise to the Eating Disorder Patient by Jon Mitchell, CTRS, CLC and Robyn Eisenbach of University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

swiggybullet.gif 4-11-00 Therapeutic recreation in the nursing home: reinventing a good thing by Linda L. Buettner

swiggybullet.gif 4-11-00 Easy Rider wheelchair biking: A nursing-recreation therapy clinical trial for the treatment of depression, by Suzanne Fitzsimmons and Linda L. Buettner

swiggybullet.gif 9-99 PROMOTING INCLUSION IN RECREATION AND LEISURE ACTIVITIES: AN INFORMATION PACKAGE by Pam Walker

swiggybullet.gif 1-99 Recreation in the Community Institute Brief - Vol. 9, No. 1 by Maria Paiewonsky, & Susan Tufts

Simple Pleasures: a multilevel sensorimotor intervention for nursing home residents with dementia by Linda Buettner

swiggybullet.gif 7-2-98 THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THERAPEUTIC RECREATION AND PALLIATION IN THE TREATMENT OF THE ADVANCED CANCER PATIENT by Charles A. Sourby, MS Ed. CTRS-HTR

swiggybullet.gif 4-8-98: Efficacy research: An opportunity for reflection on what we do, by Kenneth E. Mobily, University of Iowa (your feedback to this article can be posted here)

swiggybullet.gif 1997 My Interview with Bernie, Transcript of interview with Dr. Bernath Eugene Phillips by Jeff Mansfield

swiggybullet.gif 8-19-97 Fukushi Recreation... TR in Japan, by Hiro Chino

swiggybullet.gif 10-97 The Importance of Friendships Between People With and Without Mental Retardation by Zana Marie Lutfiyya, Center on Human Policy

June 3, 1997 Therapeutic Recreation in an Elderly Persons Care Setting: A Literature Review by Robert Pressley, student of Health Studies at the Centre for Nurse Education in conjuction with Manchester Metropolitan University of the United Kingdom.

1997 Therapeutic Recreation-Nursing Team: A Therapeutic Intervention for Nursing Home Residents with Dementia by Linda L. Buettner and Joyce Ferrario

swiggybullet.gif Fall 1995: Licensure: Questions for the Profession, by Peg Connolly, Ph.D., CTRS

swiggybullet.gif 1997 Challenges Facing Therapeutic Recreation, Alistair MacKinnon

swiggybullet.gif 5-7-97 Preventing Falls in Long-term Care: A Model Recreation Therapy Program, Linda L. Buettner, C.T.R.S., Ph.D. and Janet Waitkavicz, B.S., RN (your feedback to this article can be posted here)

swiggybullet.gif 2-7-97 Thoughts on Recreation Therapy for Reflection/Reaction: "Thought Number 3: On Research Versus Teaching." David R. Austin, Ph.D., CTRS, FALS (your feedback to Dr. Austin's thoughts can be posted here)

swiggybullet.gif 1-11-96 Recreation Therapists are "Yelling Surf's Up!!" & Riding the Internet Wave. Charles C. Dixon, MS, CTRS (your feedback to Charlie's article can be posted here)

swiggybullet.gif 8-9-96 A "Tongue in Cheek" look at "On the High Art of Getting Grades Without Learning Anything," David R. Austin, Ph.D., CTRS, FALS (your feedback to Dr. Austin's thoughts can be posted here)

swiggybullet.gif 1996 Brief Encounters- Community Connections in TR- by Marcia Jean Carter

swiggybullet.gif 5/21/96 Laughter as Therapy: The Results are Excellent by Ruth Hamilton

swiggybullet.gif 4-21-96 Thoughts on Recreation Therapy for Reflection/Reaction - "Thought Number 1: On Staying Up-to-Date", David R. Austin, Ph.D., CTRS, FALS (your feedback to Dr. Austin's thoughts can be posted here)

 

 

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