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Inclusive Travel, Tourism, and Amusements

Alison Voight

Indiana University Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shu Cole

Indiana University Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Inclusive Recreation : Programs and Services for Diverse Populations

Human Kinetics, 2010

Ebook Chapter

...“The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.”After completing this chapter, learners will be able to do the following:Define and differentiate the terms inclusion, inclusive tourism, inclusive travel, inclusive...

Person-First Philosophy in Therapeutic Recreation

Foundations of Therapeutic Recreation

Human Kinetics, 2020

Ebook Chapter

...At the end of this chapter, students will be able todescribe the person-first concepts related to people with disabilities,explain the role of person-first terminology as it relates to reflecting a person-first philosophy,discuss the issues...

Considering Therapeutic Recreation as Your Profession

Terry Robertson

Terry Robertson, PhD, is a professor and associate dean in the College of Health and Human Services at California State University at Long Beach. Robertson was previously a clinical associate professor at the University of Utah; a professor and chair of the department of health, physical education, recreation, and dance at Northwest Missouri State University; and a research fellow at the University of Queensland. While at Northwest Missouri State, Robertson helped create a partnership with Midland Empire Resources for Independent Living (MERIL), for which he served on the board from 1994 to 2008, including six years as the chair. The Terry Robertson Community Partner Award was created in 2010 in honor of Robertson's service to MERIL. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Terry Long

Terry Long, PhD, is a professor and the director of the School of Health Science and Wellness at Northwest Missouri State University, where he has worked since 2000. He is regarded nationally as one of the leading scholars in the field of therapeutic recreation, as evidenced by his teaching, research, applied experience, and service to the field. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Foundations of Therapeutic Recreation

Human Kinetics, 2020

Ebook Chapter

...At the end of this chapter, students will be able todemonstrate an understanding of the definition of therapeutic recreation,recognize the importance of leisure in therapeutic recreation,appreciate the diverse nature of therapeutic...

Therapeutic Recreation and Physical Rehabilitation

Terry Robertson

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Terry Robertson, PhD, is a professor and associate dean in the College of Health and Human Services at California State University at Long Beach. Robertson was previously a clinical associate professor at the University of Utah; a professor and chair of the department of health, physical education, recreation, and dance at Northwest Missouri State University; and a research fellow at the University of Queensland. While at Northwest Missouri State, Robertson helped create a partnership with Midland Empire Resources for Independent Living (MERIL), for which he served on the board from 1994 to 2008, including six years as the chair. The Terry Robertson Community Partner Award was created in 2010 in honor of Robertson's service to MERIL. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Terry Long

Terry Long, PhD, is a professor and the director of the School of Health Science and Wellness at Northwest Missouri State University, where he has worked since 2000. He is regarded nationally as one of the leading scholars in the field of therapeutic recreation, as evidenced by his teaching, research, applied experience, and service to the field. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Foundations of Therapeutic Recreation

Human Kinetics, 2020

Ebook Chapter

...At the end of this chapter, students will be able torecognize common orthopedic and neurological conditions experienced by therapeutic recreation clients,explain the role that therapeutic recreation plays in providing services to people...

The Therapeutic Recreation Process

Terry Long

Terry Long, PhD, is a professor and the director of the School of Health Science and Wellness at Northwest Missouri State University, where he has worked since 2000. He is regarded nationally as one of the leading scholars in the field of therapeutic recreation, as evidenced by his teaching, research, applied experience, and service to the field. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Foundations of Therapeutic Recreation

Human Kinetics, 2020

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...At the end of this chapter, students will be able toidentify the four parts of the therapeutic recreation process,identify basic assessment methods and potential applications of each,identify critical considerations for planning therapeutic...

Overcoming Barriers to Inclusive Physical Activity

Susan L. Kasser

Susan L. Kasser, PhD, is an associate professor in the department of rehabilitation and movement science at the University of Vermont at Burlington, where she teaches courses pertaining to inclusive physical activity. She holds a doctorate in movement studies in disability from Oregon State University. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Rebecca K. Lytle

Rebecca K. Lytle, PhD, is a professor in the department of kinesiology at California State University at Chico, where she teaches courses in adapted physical education and motor development. Lytle has been teaching in higher education since 1992. She also taught as an adapted physical education teacher in the public schools from 1988-1996, and was a school consultant from 2000-2002. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Inclusive Physical Activity : Promoting Health for a Lifetime

Human Kinetics, 2013

Ebook Chapter

...© Paralyzed Veterans of America, by permission of Sports 'N Spokes.After completing this chapter, you should be able to► recognize barriers in the access to and accommodation of participants in physical activity programs;► distinguish among...

Envisioning the Future: Therapeutic Recreation as a Profession

Terry Robertson

Terry Robertson, PhD, is a professor and associate dean in the College of Health and Human Services at California State University at Long Beach. Robertson was previously a clinical associate professor at the University of Utah; a professor and chair of the department of health, physical education, recreation, and dance at Northwest Missouri State University; and a research fellow at the University of Queensland. While at Northwest Missouri State, Robertson helped create a partnership with Midland Empire Resources for Independent Living (MERIL), for which he served on the board from 1994 to 2008, including six years as the chair. The Terry Robertson Community Partner Award was created in 2010 in honor of Robertson's service to MERIL. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Erick Kong

Foundations of Therapeutic Recreation

Human Kinetics, 2020

Ebook Chapter

...At the end of this chapter, students will be able toidentify primary elements of the model of personal and professional development,apply the proposed model to develop a long-term plan for personal and professional development,identify...

History of Therapeutic Recreation

Rodney Dieser

University of Northern Iowa Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Foundations of Therapeutic Recreation

Human Kinetics, 2020

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...At the end of this chapter, students will be able toarticulate why therapeutic recreation students should have a good understanding of the history of the profession,demonstrate how medical authority was used to justify leisure...

Physical Activity, Fitness, and Cancer

Physical Activity and Health

Human Kinetics, 2012

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...©Duncan NoakesToday we have clear evidence that physical activity decreases the risk of developing many chronic diseases. As we look back on the history of epidemiologic studies investigating the health benefits of physical activity, we...

Physical Activity Behavior Intervention

Dianne Stanton Ward

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Dianne Stanton Ward, EdD, a professor and director of the Intervention and Policy Division in the department of nutrition at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Dr. Ward has more than 30 years’ experience in the development and evaluation of physical activity programs for children and adolescents. She has received 10 years of National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding for intervention research and is a member of the NIH Study Section on Community Influences on Health Behavior, a Health of the Public Integrated Review Group. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Ruth P. Saunders

Ruth P. Saunders, PhD, is an associate professor in the department of health promotion, education, and behavior in the Arnold School of Public Health at the University of South Carolina Dr. Saunders has worked with physical activity interventions for children and adolescents for more than 10 years and has taught health behavior theory and health promotion program planning and evaluation for 20 years. She has also worked with schools and school districts on health and wellness issues for 18 years. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Russell R. Pate

Russell R. Pate, PhD, is a professor in the department of exercise science in the Arnold School of Public Health at the University of South Carolina at Columbia. Dr. Pate has 30 years of experience in researching the issues involved in physical activity interventions. In that time he has received 15 years of NIH funding for research in physical activity interventions. He has also served on the IOM panel for Preventing Childhood Obesity as well as the U.S. Dietary Guidelines Committee. In addition, Dr. Pate has served as president of the American College of Sports medicine. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Physical Activity Interventions in Children and Adolescents

Human Kinetics, 2007

Ebook Chapter

...As noted in chapters 1 and 2, physical activity behavior in young people is determined by a complex set of factors, including personal characteristics (e.g., age, sex, body weight), social environments (e.g., parents, teachers, siblings...