Services are provided in the following inpatient areas: adult, senior, adolescent, and child. Additionally, recreation therapy services are also provided in the Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs (CDAP) intensive outpatient program.
The programs provided throughout the Institute of Psychiatry include the following:
- Leisure education
- Group problem solving
- Relaxation training
- Creative expression
- Stress management
- Therapeutic gardening
- Animal assisted therapy
- Self esteem
- Anger control
- Thinking and feeling
- Relapse prevention
Staff are all certified by the National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification.
Holly-Ann Boyle, CTRS. Recreation therapist 2N (youth unit).
Jessica Jones, CTRS. Recreation therapist 2N (youth unit).
Lauren Lavelle, CTRS. Recreation therapist 4N (adult unit) and 3N (adult unit); Central Inpatient Program Service (CIPS), adult.
Lauren Porter, CTRS. Recreation therapist Senior Care Unit.
Bob Raynor, MS, CTRS, FDRT. Recreation therapist 4N (Addictions and Acute Care units); CIPS, adult; CDAP day intensive outpatient program.
Victoria Ryan, CTRS. Recreation therapist Senior Care Unit.
Recreation therapy takes places in group rooms throughout the IOP, and on the units. The following are other spaces where these services take place.
· Institute of Psychiatry Park
· Activity room
· Fitness room
· 219 Recreation Therapy room
· Institute of Psychiatry Auditorium