Oklahoma City VA Health Care System
Therapeutic Recreation Clinic
The Mission of the Therapeutic Recreation Service, a direct-care interdisciplinary service, is to improve and enrich bio-psycho-social functioning through active therapy and/or meaningful therapeutic activities to maintain or improve functional independence and life quality. The intended outcome of the state of art evidence-based clinical interventions is independence in life activities based upon patient/residents needs and goals.
To provide therapy-based patient-centered service that integrates function, quality, and meaning to one's life.
The service embraces a philosophy of health and prevention facilitated by qualified clinicians to enhance physical, cognitive, emotional, social, and leisure development that support each Veteran's self-directed, self-determined, and full independent participation in their chosen life pursuits.
OKC VAHCS Therapeutic Recreation /Creative Arts services are provided throughout the VA healthcare system. Services are provided for both inpatients and outpatients referred for care. Several delivery methods of therapy are available which include in person and tele health options and include treatment modalities such as Therapeutic Exercise, Adaptive Sports, and Leisure Skill Development based groups.
921 NE 13th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Ground floor, Health Wing, Room GR119
Hours of Operation
- Mon-Fri 7:30am-4:30pm