Reference: Miller J (2017, Apr.12). All The Amazing Secrets Behind Therapeutic Recreation And Depression Revealed, Articlesbase.com. Retrieved on Apr6, 2011 from “http://www.articlesbase.com/advice-articles/all-the-amazing-secrets-behind-therapeutic-recreation-and-depression-revealed-130373.html".
Therapeutic recreation has a good relation with depression. It uses many unordinary ways such as wake, music, playing, and painting in order to improve older people weakness. Many older people prefer this type of therapy because it cheap and the therapist can use many methods for specific patient. Also, therapeutic recreation is convenient, and easy to make a fit program for each patient especially who has elder symptoms or memory weakness. Depression causes many problems especially in high age, which affect family relation. Recreation therapy is recommended from many doctors because it is painless and convenient. In same time, it helps the patients who have depression. Some doctors have good experience to deal with those patients. The doctors can recommend wide range of activities that will solve depression problems.
The author discussed recreation therapy to motivate patients who have some physiological problems such as depression. In fact, recreation therapy is cheap and effective. Older people need recreation programs to improve their health. Older people prefer these activities because these activities make them happy. Such playing cards, or gathering with friends will enhance their health physically and mentally. Recreation therapy also uses social activities to make them feel better. Actually, older patients want some programs that reintegrating them to society. Recreation therapy is recommended from many doctors because they the benefits from this therapy. Recreation therapy is not effective only with elder but it is effective with different ages. Group recreation therapy can be in door or out door for elder. I believe that recreation therapy is needed for elder to make them better.