Programming: this list is not all inclusive, programs may be developed based on needs and interests of specific client groups.
Fit Friends Connection-focus on introducing participants to a variety of exercise equipment and class styles (HIIT, dance, yoga, strength training, etc)
Sports Connection-focus on basic intro to sports skills in 4 week increments. Each sport is divided into skills that will be worked on each week
Team Connection- focus on mastery of sports skills to participate in intramural league play
Movement and Music Connection-focus on sensory integration with large motor movement input, incorporating music into the sessions as tolerated
Social Connection-focus on social interaction, team building, and group skills with strategically planned activities
Recreation Therapy Connection-focus on needs and interests of clients (ie horticulture, cooking, arts and crafts, book club, sewing, board games and puzzles, bowling, etc)
Aquatic Exercise Connection-focus on exercise, endurance and strength in the water in a fun, high energy environment
Adapted Aquatics Connection-focus on teaching and refining swimming skills. Can be offered in 1:1 or small group setting
Aquatic Therapy Connection-focus on increasing strength, balance, motor planning skills determined following standardized assessment. Offered in 1:1 setting
Program Mission: To provide meaningful and enjoyable Recreation Therapy Programs to adults with special needs in Day Programs
For more information or to set-up a meeting to explore your organization and client needs, email: Rec2Connect@gmail.com .
Building connections and achieving goals through recreation therapy and aquatic therapy
Sample Program Overview: