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Rec and Aquatics Therapy

Recreational Therapy

Recreational therapy, also known as therapeutic recreation, is a systematic process that utilizes recreation and other activity-based interventions to address the assessed needs of individuals with illnesses and/or disabling conditions, as a means to psychological and physical health, recovery and well-being.
Recreational therapy includes, but is not limited to, providing treatment services and recreation activities to individuals using a variety of techniques including arts and crafts, animals, sports, games, dance and movement, drama, music, and community outings.

Aquatics Therapy

The use of water activities designed to aid in the restoration, extension, maintenance and quality of function for persons acute or chronic disabilities, syndromes or diseases.
Adapted Aquatics:
Techniques with the emphasis on swimming skills modified or adapted to accommodate individual abilities.

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