Client Assessment in Therapeutic Recreation Services - eBook
This text fills a gap in the therapeutic recreation literature concerning client assessment.
It aims to educate the reader about the importance of client assessment; how assessment relates to treatment planning and programming; and ways to improve the process of data collection, analysis, interpretation, and reporting.
Client assessment plays an important role in the placement of clients into therapeutic recreation programs appropriate to meet their needs.
Chapter 1: Introduction to Client Assessment
Chapter 2: Measurement Characteristics of Client Assessment
Chapter 3: Therapeutic Recreation Program Considerations
Chapter 4: The Assessment Process
Chapter 5: Selection of Assessment Instruments and Procedures
Chapter 6: Critiquing a Commercial Assessment for Purchase
Chapter 7: Developing an Agency-Specific Assessment
Chapter 8: Interviewing as an Assessment Procedure
Chapter 9: Observation as an Assessment Procedure
Chapter 10: Assessment Barriers and Issues Student Exercises
Appendix of Therapeutic Recreation Assessment Instruments