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Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist, MHA anticipated 02/21

Baltimore, MD
January 09, 2020

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Anneliese Hibbs **** Satyr Hill Rd. Parkville, MD 21234 973-***-****

Skills Profile

Develop and nurture relationships with patients and caregivers

Establish and maintain professional relationships with team members

Planning and coordinating inpatient events; booking venue, communicating with facilities

Provide patient, caregiver and staff education and training

Maintain facility inventory and supply needs

Provide community resources for patients and families prior to discharge

CPR & AED certified


Grand Canyon University

Anticipated 2020 MA, Healthcare Administration

Clemson University

August 2018 MS, Recreational Therapy

Liberty University

May 2015 BS, Psychology


Kennedy Krieger Institute 707 N. Broadway Baltimore MD

Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist September 2018 – Present

Asses. Plan, implement, communicate and document individual treatment goals, plans and outcomes appropriate to the developmental, psychosocial and cultural needs of patients.

Provide support counseling, training and role modeling for patient’s caregivers.

Attend and actively participate in interdisciplinary education and meetings.

Plan, coordinate and implement individual, group and community interaction.

Kennedy Krieger Institute 707 N. Broadway Baltimore MD

Wellness Committee October 2019 – Present

Understand and help promote overall mission of Keys to Wellness Program.

Publicize wellness activities throughout the campus and among employees and recruit and encourage employees to participate in wellness activities.

Identify potential ideas to enhance wellness culture within the institute.

Attend quarterly CHAMP meetings.

Kennedy Krieger Institute 707 N. Broadway Baltimore MD

Therapeutic Recreation Intern May 2018 – September 2018

Develop and implement goal directed patient therapeutic recreation services.

Observe, indicate and create institute improvement via special project.

Plan and facilitate community reintegration with team collaboration.

Kennedy Krieger Institute 707 N. Broadway Baltimore MD

Recreation Activities Staff II February 2017 – September 2018

Provide developmentally appropriate group & individual activities.

Maintain quality and effectiveness of patient services.

Monitor and ensure the safety of equipment, materials and the environment.

Kennedy Krieger Institute 707 N. Broadway Baltimore MD

Clinical Assistant August 2015 – February 2017

Implement (ABA) behavioral training.

Create structured activity plans to enhance learning and compliance.

Kennedy Krieger Institute 707 N. Broadway Baltimore MD

Behavioral Psychology Intern June 2014 – August 2014

Observed 8-12 patients during feeding sessions.

Implemented three step compliance interventions according to patient needs and treatment plan.

Maintained a safe a safe environment for up to 15 patients.

Guggenheimer Health & Rehab Lynchburg, VA

Volunteer Recreation Assistant September 2013 – May 2015

Strengthened social/emotional well-being of residents through 3-4 hour visits weekly.

Developed and facilitated weekly group activities and events.

Assisted in administrative duties.

Charlestown Retirement Community Catonsville, MD

Volunteer Recreation Assistant May 2013 – August 2013

Encouraged and enhanced mental stimulation through personal interaction.

Constructed and implemented activities to encourage group interaction and physical activity.

Fostered group conformity and harmony.

Cedar Crest Village Retirement Community Pompton Plains, NJ

Dining Trainer/Server June 2006 – August 2010

Served in all aspects of dining room service with progressively more responsibility up through and including training leadership responsibilities; dining room service to approximately 500 residents per night.

Assisted new employees in acclimating to job tasks.

Provided physical assistance to customers and residents.


Jim Anders Chief Operating Officer & Treasurer, Kennedy Krieger Institute

Elisa Delia Vice President of Operations and Clinical Programs, Kennedy Krieger Institute

Sharon Borshay Director of Child Life and Therapeutic Recreation, Kennedy Krieger Institute

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