Licensure for Recreation Therapy in California

In 2009, a task force was established to work toward licensure for recreation therapy in California. The purpose of licensure is to protect consumers and to regulate the practice of recreation therapy. Recreation therapy practice is already licensed in four states. Many more states and Canadian provinces are also pursuing licensure.

Efforts to achieve the goal of licensure in California are supported by the following:


Click on the movie or link for your device below to watch how recreation therapy impacts the lives of individuals with disabilities. Special thanks go to Northeast Passages and its director, Jill Gravink, for providing the video.


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