Beth Robinson

Beth Robinson, Professor, Recreation Therapy

Associate Professor and Chair of Recreation Therapy

Phone: 260.422.5561, ext. 2328

Cell Phone: 260.615.4621


Office: Academic Center, Room 172

Class Information

Spring 2016

  • REC 1200 Introduction to Recreation Services
  • REC 2000 Recreation Programming
  • REC 2600 Recreation Practicum
  • REC 4200 Legal Issues in Recreation and Sports
  • REC 4950 Recreation Internship
  • RT 2600 Recreation Therapy Practicum
  • RT 3400 Processes and Techniques in RT
  • RT 3700 Administration and Management in RT
  • RT 4950 Recreation Therapy Internship

Office Hours:

  • Mondays:  7:15-9 am, 11 am-12 pm, and 2 pm-5 pm
  • Wednesdays and Fridays:  7:15-9 am, 11 am-12 pm, and 2-3:15 pm
  • Tuesdays and Thursdays: 7:15-9:30 am


College of General Studies

Academic Advisor Roles

Recreation Therapy (Bachelor's), Recreation Management (Associate), and 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

  • Consultant with Park Center, Fort Wayne, Indiana
  • 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.

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