How to become a diversional therapist

Design and implement recreation and leisure programs to help improve clients physical and psychological wellbeing.

What do diversional therapists do?

Duties and tasks

  • Plan and run leisure and recreation activities including outings and general exercise.
  • Evaluate clients’ needs and assess their abilities.
  • Know community leisure and recreation resources and facilities.
  • Assist with training and supervising volunteers and staff.

Professional bodies

Related jobs

  • Activities coordinator
  • Activities officer

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