Leisure Education II: More Activities and Resources / Edition 2

Leisure Education II: More Activities and Resources / Edition 2

by Norma J. Stumbo
     
 

ISBN-10: 1892132281

ISBN-13: 9781892132284

Pub. Date: 04/28/2002

Publisher: Venture Pub., Inc.

Leisure Education II: More Activities and Resources, Second Edition serves as a comprehensive resource guide designed to facilitate the implementation and improvement of leisure education services. The purpose of leisure education is to assist participants in eliminating or reducing barriers to enjoyable participation. It is provided to prepare or enable

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Leisure Education II: More Activities and Resources, Second Edition serves as a comprehensive resource guide designed to facilitate the implementation and improvement of leisure education services. The purpose of leisure education is to assist participants in eliminating or reducing barriers to enjoyable participation. It is provided to prepare or enable individuals to enhance the quality of their lives through individually selected patterns of recreation and leisure involvement. Healthy leisure values and attitudes, adequate social interaction skills, knowledge of leisure resources and their utilization, and a sufficient base of leisure activity skills are all important prerequisites to a balanced and healthy leisure lifestyle. Leisure Education II intends to be generic in nature and to serve a wide variety of clientele through its use. Most activities are appropriate for a diversity of populations and settings; only a few activities are designed with a specific population in mind. It is meant to be a starting point from which to create new and different creative leisure education programs and activities. Users are encouraged to not be bound by the activities provided, but to create, develop, and adapt activities to suit their purposes. Users are encouraged to modify and adapt activities in the manual as they see fit to meet the needs of the participants and the intent of the program. This manual will aid therapeutic recreation specialists in identifying and using appropriate leisure education activities to assist participants in overcoming leisure barriers and participating fully in leisure.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781892132284
Publisher:
Venture Pub., Inc.
Publication date:
04/28/2002
Edition description:
2ND LOOSEL
Pages:
362
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

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