What is Recreational Therapy?

Category: Psychotherapy


Recreational therapy is a therapeutic approach designed to help develop skills, knowledge, and behaviors for daily living and community involvement; the goal is to reduce or eliminate activity limitations and restrictions in order to participate in life situations.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Impairment of executive functions 1 0
Increased isolation 1 0
Post exertional fatigue or malaise 1 0
Sensory processing difficulties 1 0

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  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
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There are no evaluations for Recreational Therapy.