Therapeutic Recreation

Therapeutic Recreation Practice Models

Teresa M. Beck, PhD, CTRS
Professor
Associate Dean of Undergraduate Studies
beckt@gvsu.edu

Education:
PhD - University of Texas
Higher Education Administration

M.S. - Florida State University
Leisure Services and Studies with an emphasis in Therapeutic Recreation

B.S. - Indiana University
Recreation with an emphasis in Therapeutic Recreation

Academic Interests:
Assessment
Program Planning
Evaluation

 

ILRTA 2014 Presentations 

Therapeutic Recreation Practice Models

Cultural Competence


Dawn De Vries, DHA, MPA, CTRS
Assistant Professor
devridaw@gvsu.edu
 
Education:
DHA - Central Michigan University
Health Administration
 
MPA - Grand Valley State University
Public Administration with an emphasis in Health Administration
 
BSR - Calvin College
Recreation with an emphasis in Therapeutic Recreation
 
Academic Interests:
TR with Elders
Interprofessional Education and Collaboration
TR in the Schools
Policy and Reimbursement Issues
Service Learning and Mentoring
 
ILRTA 2014 Fall Conference
Creating a Niche for Therapeutic Recreation in Restorative Services for the Elderly in SNFs
Evidence Based Practice with Individuals who have Cerebral Palsy
 

Susan Sunden, M.Ed., CTRS
Affiliate Faculty Member
Placement Coordinator
sundens@gvsu.edu
 
Education:
M.Ed. - Grand Valley State University
Adult Education, Health Science/Biology
 
B.S. - Grand Valley State University
Therapeutic Recreation
 
Academic Interests:
Pediatrics, Families, Play
Relationship Development
Autism, Brain Research
 

Randy Wyble, MS, CTRS
Assistant Professor
Chair, Department of Diagnostic & Treatment Sciences
Program Director, Therapeutic Recreation
wybler@gvsu.edu

Education:
M.S. - Michigan State University
Recreation with an emphasis in Therapeutic Recreation

B.S. - Michigan State University
Psychology

Academic Interests:
Substance Use Disorders
Mental Health Issues
TR Interventions
 
ATRA MidYear 2014 - Strategies for Growing Your Profession

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