The purpose of this project is to let the student develop a hypothetical, in house assessment tool that could be used by the recreational therapist.
This project is designed to expand your working knowledge of how assessment tools and methods are developed.
You will develop an in house Recreation Therapy assessment tool; that can be used to determine the need for this recreational therapy protocol for a client.
l. Introduction to your assessment tool.
ll. Assessment Instrument Description
III. Instrument Development and Trial
Type of information you need or want
IV. Assessment report form
V. Summary and Conclusions
Note from your professor: This is a recreational therapy assessment. Please do not make a music, dance, art, etc therapy. You may use music, dance, art etc but do not call it music, dance, art, etc therapy. Furthermore, you are not a physician, social worker or psychologist so you should not diagnose your client. You are making an assessment instrument to gather information.