ARIZONA DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS’ SERVICES
Enriching and Honoring Arizona’s Veterans and Their Families
Through Education, Advocacy and Service.
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This position manages and supervises a program of therapeutic recreation services for the Arizona State Veteran Home. Designs, plans, organizes, implements, and evaluates the program. Ensures compliance with established policies, procedures, rules, and regulations. Supervises the Recreational Therapy staff.
Implements and manages all non-medical therapeutic services provided to the residents of the Arizona State Veteran Home. These services may include, but are not limited to biofeedback, massage therapy, therapeutic touch, reiki therapy, music therapy, art therapy, guide mediation/relaxation, yoga and tai chi. Conducts behavioral interventions and group/individual therapy sessions for residents. Provides training to all staff in non-traditional, palliative care therapies.
Maintains records and prepares reports. Participates in budget planning and monitoring. Develops and coordinates volunteer and internship programs for the Arizona State Veteran Home.