Recreational Therapy in Nursing Homes: History, Regulations, COVID-19, and Beyond
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Tarah Loy, Dawn DeVries, M. Jean KellerRecreational Therapy in Nursing Homes: History, Regulations, COVID-19, and Beyond

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Abstract

The current pandemic has changed the way allied health professionals, including recreational therapists, provide care in the nursing home setting. This article aims to address concerns for older adults residing in nursing homes by reviewing the history of nursing homes, analyzing the impact regulations have had on the recreational therapy profession, and offering considerations for future practice in a COVID-19 world.


Author Tarah Loy, Dawn DeVries, M. Jean Keller
Volume Vol. 55, No. 1 (2021)
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