University of Utah

2021 Gold Sponsor

University of Utah Department of Occupational and Recreational Therapies

Recreational Therapy Program

The Recreational Therapy Program is committed to the development and advancement of a curriculum that addresses the social responsibility of assisting individuals with disabling conditions in prevention, habilitation, restoration, and rehabilitation. It seeks to provide transformative experiences for the recreational therapy student that enable the achievement of academic excellence from a nationally recognized institution in the preparation of Recreational Therapists. The recreational therapy faculty seeks to collaborate with other health care professions to advance interdisciplinary inquiry, research, and practice to create a more holistic approach to health care in an environment that serves all people.