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Contents Preface Forward Chapter 1 Making a Career Choice: Is Therapeutic Recreation Right for you? Terry Robertson & Terry Long, Northwest Missouri State University Chapter 2 Celebrating differences an people first philosophy MaryAnn Devine, Kent State University Chapter 3 Professional opportunities, career pathing, and professional organizations: The journal of becoming a TR professional Michal Anne Lord ¿ Texas Parks and Recreation Society Chapter 4 The therapeutic recreation process Terry Long, NWMSU Chapter 5 Allied services Tanya McAdory, NTRS Rick Green, University of Southern Mississippi Part 2: Trends and Issues Chapter 6 Demographics, economics, politics, & legislation John McGovern, Chicago Chapter 7 Therapeutic recreation: A history of conflict, turmoil, and the story of Frankenstein Rod Dieser ¿ University of Northern Iowa Chapter 8 Globalization/cultural issues/international Shane Pegg/Rod Dieser Chapter 9 Paradoxes in leisure services and therapeutic recreation Jesse Dixon, San Diego State Chapter 10 Future perspectives in TR Terry Robertson, Northwest Missouri State University Part 3: Therapeutic Recreation Mechanisms for Intervention Chapter 11 Places, models, and modalities of Practice Dr. Richard Williams ¿ East Carolina University Chapter 12. Orthopedic and neurological impairment: from rehabilitation to community reentry Nanny Matthias ¿ Saint Francis Hospital, Topeka, KS Chapter 13 Therapeutic recreation and developmental disabilities Alice Foose and Patricia Ardovino Chapter 14 Therapeutic recreation and mental health Fran Stavola Daley and Robyn Kunsler Chapter 15 Youth development and therapeutic recreation Syd Sklar, University of St. Francis and Cari Autry, University of Florida Chapter 16 Aging and the life span Judith Voelkl and Begum Aybar-Damali, Clemson University Chapter 17 Journey to wellness through physical activity Sheila Swann-Guerrero ¿ National Center on Physical Activity And Disability (UI-Chicago) Chris Mackey - North Carolina Office on Disability and Health (UNC-CH) Glossary References
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Recreational therapy -- Vocational guidance.
People with disabilities -- Rehabilitation.
Recreation -- psychology.
Disabled Persons -- rehabilitation.
Recreation -- physiology.