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Acadia Healthcare Activity Therapist-PRN in Cincinnati, Ohio


  • Complete activity assessment through patient observation and patient/family interview, obtaining information on the patient’s needs, skills, interests and limitations for the development and implementation of the treatment plan.

  • Plan, organize, direct and implement the activities within the treatment program to facility patient progress with treatment goals.

  • Plan and implement an activities program including but not limited to therapeutic leisure skills and activities, leisure education and leisure awareness.

  • Facilitate and lead activity sessions to improve patient mental and physical well-being.

  • Instruct patients in activities and techniques, such are sports, dance, music, art or relaxation techniques designed to meet their specific needs.

  • Develop treatment plans and implement activity interventions that meet patient needs and interests and helps the patient achieve his/her treatment goals.

  • Engage patients in therapeutic activities, such as exercise, games and community outings.

  • Help patients learn social skills needed to become or remain independent.

  • Modify activities to suit the needs of specific groups.

  • Demonstrate a positive, empathetic and professional attitude towards customers always. When patient needs are not met, acknowledge and work to resolve complaints. Recognize that patient safety is a top priority.

  • Monday through Friday and rotation weekends and holidays.