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Recreational Therapy

Enhancing Skill Development through Play, Leisure, and Sensory Opportunities

At Therapy Care, our Recreational Therapy services provide a holistic approach to wellbeing, addressing psychological, spiritual, social, emotional, and physical health. We collaborate with participants and their families to create customised programs that align with individual interests and goals, promoting enhanced health and therapeutic outcomes.

Our Approach

Using a strengths-based approach, our Recreational Therapists support a variety of outcomes, including:

  • Play and Social Development: Fostering interaction and social skills through engaging activities.
  • Community Integration: Encouraging involvement and participation within the community.
  • Fine and Gross Motor Skill Development: Improving coordination and physical abilities.
  • Personalised Leisure Programs: Creating tailored leisure and recreational activities.
  • Mindfulness Programs: Promoting mental clarity and relaxation.
  • Emotional Regulation: Developing strategies for managing emotions through sensory exploration.
  • Adaptive Program Development: Ensuring inclusive and accessible programs through adaptive techniques.

Specialised Assessments

Our team offers specialised assessments to provide comprehensive support:

  • Leisure and Recreational Assessments: Evaluating interests and preferences to create personalised programs.
  • Sensory Assessments: Identifying sensory needs and preferences.
  • Functional Capacity Assessments: Assessing physical and cognitive abilities.
  • Mental Health Assessments: Supporting mental health and wellbeing through targeted interventions.

Diverse Modalities

Our Recreational Therapists deliver services through a variety of modalities, including:

  • Art-Based Interventions: Using creative arts to enhance self-expression and emotional health.
  • Music-Based Interventions: Leveraging the therapeutic benefits of music for relaxation and skill development.
  • Sensory-Based Interventions: Exploring sensory activities to promote emotional regulation.
  • Play-Based Interventions: Engaging in play to support development and wellbeing.
  • Leisure-Based Interventions: Encouraging enjoyable activities to improve quality of life.

Inclusive Support for All Ages

We support a diverse range of population groups, including children, teenagers, adults, and the elderly. At Therapy Care, we embrace the strengths of our participants and have a passion for fostering self-expression and creativity. Our Recreational Therapists are dedicated to enhancing overall quality of life, supporting physical rehabilitation, aiding in mental health recovery, and promoting individual skill development.

Join Us

Experience the transformative power of Recreational Therapy at Therapy Care. Our team is committed to enhancing your wellbeing through personalised, engaging, and inclusive programs that support your unique goals and interests.


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2/55 Campbell St 

Blacktown 2148 NSW
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414 The Esplanade 

Torquay 4655 QLD 
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105/30 Campbell St 

Blacktown 2148 NSW
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454-456 High St 

Penrith 2750 NSW
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