February is Therapeutic Recreation Month, have you ever wondered what the Therapeutic Recreation program at Longwood is all about?

Check out our new video to see Dr. Susan Lynch and Melrica Williams ’21 tell you how the Longwood Therapeutic Recreation students bring recreation to life!

The Longwood Therapeutic Recreation students learn how to use a wide range of therapeutic activity and community-based interventions and techniques to promote health and wellness for people with and without disabilities and/or illnesses.

Through academic coursework and fieldwork experiences, students learn to implement an evidence-based practice that utilizes recreation to achieve positive outcomes.

To learn more about the endless possibilities in the field of therapeutic recreation visit us at http://www.longwood.edu/therapeuticrecreation/.

Or email Dr. Ann Bailey at baileyaf@longwood.edu to schedule your virtual meeting and learn more about the major.​