"SKILL BUILDING." Unlike most therapies, activity-based therapies take a holistic approach. It works not only within the physical domain but the mental/cognitive, social and behavioral/emotional as well.
"INDEPENDENCE." The ultimate goal of a recreational therapist is to help clients become as functionally independent as possible.
"TREATMENT." Activity therapy is performed by nationally certified therapists who use; activities, music, art, programs, community outings, and etc. within treatment sessions to facilitate engagement and improvement in an individual’s overall wellbeing.