Jared Allsop

Lecturer
Recreation, Park, and Tourism Studies

jallsop@indiana.edu
(812)856-3683
PH 133

Education
  • University of Utah, M.S. in Therapeutic Recreation, 2012
  • Brigham Young University, B.S. in Recreation Management and Youth Leadership, 2007
Courses
  • Recreational Therapy Assessment and Planning - (SPH-Y 378)
  • Recreational Therapy Facilitation Techniques and Evaluation - (SPH-379)
  • Inclusion in Recreation, Parks and Tourism - (SPH-R 210)
Background
  • Beth Wood Distinguished Service-Learning Faculty Award - 2015
  • IU CITL Service Learning Partnership Award -2015
  • Learning Anyltics Fellowship Program - 2015
  • SPH Teaching Trustee's Award - 2014
  • Service Learning Faculty Fellow - 2014
  • ACA Marge Scanlin Outstanding Student Research Award - 2013

Research Interests

My research interests focus on exploring the effects of recreation on the lives of individuals with disabilities and chronic illness, particularly looking at the social effects that stem from recreational opportunities.

Selected Publications

Article Gillard, A. & Allsop, J. (2016). Camp experiences in the lives of adolescents with serious illnesses. Children and Youth Services Review, 65(1), 112-119.

Book Van Puymbroeck, M.; Allsop, J.; & Schmid, A. (2015). Cerebrovascular Accident. In H. Porter (Eds.) Recreational therapy for specific diagnoses and conditions. Enumclaw, WA: Idyll Arbor.

Book Van Puymbroeck, M.; Townsend, J.; Wenzel, K.; & Allsop, J. (2015). Multiple sclerosis. In H. Porter (Eds.) Recreational therapy for specific diagnoses and conditions. Enumclaw, WA: Idyll Arbor.

Article Van Puymbroeck, M., Allsop, J., Miller, K.K., & Schmid, A. (2015). ICF- based improvements in body structures and function, and activity and participation in chronic stroke following a yoga-based intervention. American Journal of Recreation Therapy, 13(3), 23-33.

Allsop, J., Negley, S., & Sibthorp, J. (2013). Assessing the social effects of a therapeutic recreation summer camp for adolescents with chronic illness. Therapeutic Recreation Journal, 47(1), 35-46.

Presentations

Allsop, J. & Sibthorp, J. (2013). ACA National Conference, "Assessing the social effects of a therapeutic recreation summer camp for adolescents with chronic illness". Verbal presentation.

Allsop, J. (2013). ACA National Conference, Assessing the social effects of a therapeutic recreation summer camp for adolescents with chronic illness". Visual presentation.

McCormick, B, Allsop, J., & Walter, A. (2012). RTI Annual Conference, "Why fun is good for you: Positive emotion as a recreational therapy outcome". Verbal presentation.

Allsop, J. (2012). URTA Annual Conference, "The effects of therapeutic recreation programming on the summer camps for adolescents with chronic illness". Verbal presentation.

Allsop, J. & Ethington, G. (2012). URTA Annual Conference, "Portable portables, quick on the spot icebreakers, team building, and initiative based activities for the CTRS". Verbal presentation.

Howard, G. & Allsop, J. (2007). URTA Annual Conference, "How to prepare for graduation". Verbal presentation.