Discusses the importance of understanding nonverbal communication in therapeutic recreation. Describes types of nonverbal communication: visual cues, vocal cues, spatial cues, and temporal cues. Includes vignettes to illustrate each type of communication. The vignettes provide an opportunity for class discussion and are followed by panelists' summaries of nonverbal communication they saw in the vignette. Includes an initial list of objectives and a closing summary.
Part of the Recreation Therapy Video Project.
Originally produced in 1995.
Instructional videos produced by the Recreation Therapy Video (RTV) Project directed by Professor David R. Austin, Ph.D., CTRS, of Indiana University. The RTV Project was made possible through a grant from the U.S. Department of Education.
Project director, David R. Austin ; video, Jack Inman.
Interviewer: David R. Austin; interviewees: Maureen Fleetwood, Bethe Gilbert, Adrienne Preddie, Don Rogers.
Recorded Aug. 8, 1995.