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Recreational Therapy, M.S.

Recreational therapy is the specialized application of recreation, leisure, and experiential activities and interventions to maintain or improve the health, functioning, and quality of life for people with disabilities and chronic conditions.

Program exceeds professional standards of the NCTRC
Only program of its kind in the state of Michigan

Source: EMSI, 2020

Program Overview

The master of science in recreational therapy (MSRT) focuses on advanced-practice issues and competencies to enhance the recreational therapist's skills to meet increasingly complex consumers in a variety of settings. There are two degree options:

Why Study Recreational Therapy at Grand Valley?

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