Beth Robinson

Associate Professor, Recreation Therapy, Recreation & Leisure Studies

Phone: 260.422.5561, ext. 2328

Cell Phone: 260.615.4621


Office: Academic Center, Room 172

Class Information

Fall 2014

  • IIT 1000 University Experience Practicums and Internships
  • REC 1200 Introduction to Recreation Services
  • REC 2500 Community and Outdoor Recreation
  • REC 2600 Recreation Field Experience
  • REC 4950 Recreation Internship
  • RT 1200 Foundations of Recreation Therapy
  • RT 2100 Disabling Conditions and RT’s Impact
  • RT 2600 Recreation Therapy Practicum
  • RT 3000 Client Assessment and Evaluation
  • RT 4200 Advancement of the┬áRT Profession
  • RT 4950 Recreation Therapy Internship

Office Hours:

  • MF: 8-9 a.m., 10 a.m.-Noon
  • TR: 8-11 a.m., 12:15-12:45 p.m.
  • W: 8-9 a.m., 10 a.m.-Noon, 3-5 p.m.


College of General Studies

Academic Advisor Roles

Recreation Therapy (Bachelor's), Recreation & Leisure Studies (Bachelor's), Recreation Management (Associate), Student Recreation and Leisure Society Club (SRLS)

Academic Degrees

  • M.A., Recreation Therapy, University of Nebraska at Omaha
  • B.S., Government, Northwest Missouri State University

Professional Experience

  • Recreation Therapist for a day treatment center for adults with mental illness in Brainerd, Minnesota.
  • Intern at a day camp for children with genetic disorders in Omaha, Nebraska.
  • Supervisor for a group home for adults with developmental disabilities in Omaha, Nebraska.
  • Weekday Associate for a group home for adults with developmental disabilities in Omaha, Nebraska.
  • Psych Tech at a mental health hospital in Omaha, Nebraska.
  • Child Abuse Investigator in Kansas City, Missouri.

Selected Publications/Presentations

  • Presented numerous times at Midwest Symposiums on Recreation Therapy and Adapted Physical Activity.
  • Presented several times at Recreation Therapists of Indiana (RTI) conferences.

Additional Information