Recreation Therapists

Susan Potts – Recreation Services Supervisor, Howard County, Maryland (Part 2 of 2)

Saturday, May 31st, 2008

In the second part of her interview, Susan Potts tells us about the current state of recreation therpay. What are your main duties for Howard County? Main duties here are researching, designing, implementing, and evaluating leisure programs for individuals with disabilities and inclusion services. I serve as the department liaison with community groups. Also, I [...]

Susan Potts – Recreation Services Supervisor, Howard County, Maryland (Part 1 of 2)

Friday, May 30th, 2008

Susan Potts is a therapeutic recreation therapist in the Baltimore/Washington, DC area. We recently had a chance to speak with her about her career and the importance of recreation therapy. Where are you from? Lombard, Illinois, suburb of Chicago. Where did you go to college and what was your academic major? BS from Southeast Missouri [...]