Jared Allsop

Lecturer
Recreation, Park, and Tourism Studies

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

Education
  • Indiana University, Ph.D, 2018
  • University of Utah, M.S., 2012
  • Brigham Young University, B.S., 2007
Courses
  • Recreational Therapy Assessment and Planning - (SPH-Y 378)
  • Recreational Therapy Facilitation Techniques and Evaluation - (SPH-379)
  • Recreational Therapy Internship Professional Preparation – (SPH-Y 397)
Background
  • Summer Instructional Development Fellowship Grant – 2018 & 2016
  • Finalist for the FACET Academy Awards on Excellence in Teaching - 2018
  • Learning Analytics Grant – 2017 & 2015
  • Mosaic Faculty Fellow – 2016-2017
  • Teaching Trustees Award – 2016 & 2014
  • Beth Wood Distinguished Service-Learning Faculty Award - 2015
  • IU CITL Service Learning Partnership Award -2015

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

Books

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.

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.

Articles

McCormick, B. & Allsop, J. (2017). Professional Preparation. In D. Austin (Eds.) Perspectives on Recreational Therapy. Urbana, IL: Sagamore.

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

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.