Jeffrey P. Witman, Ed.D., CTRS
Associate Professor, Recreation and Leisure Administration
- B.S. Elizabethtown College
- M.S. University of Oregon
- Ed.D. Boston University
- CTRS - Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist
- Leadership and Group Dynamics
- Organization of Therapeutic Recreation
- Seminar in Recreation and Leisure
- Therapeutic Recreation
- Leadership Development
- Wellness Assessment/Programming
- Distinguished Fellow Award, American Therapeutic Recration Association, 2012
Elected as a Fellow, National Academy of Recreational Therapists, 2011
Distinguished Service Award, National Therapeutic Recreation Society, 2008
- Selected for inclusion in Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers in 1996, 2000, 2005 and 2006
- Witman, J., Jacobs, S., Anderson, L. and Malcarne, B. (2014) The well-being index (WBI): A pilot project. Therapeutic Recreation Journal, 48 (2), 188-198
- Strassle, C.G., Witman, J.P., Kinney, J.S. & Kinney, W.B. (2011). Counseling theory and practice: Applications for leisure education. In N. Stumbo & B. Wardlaw (Eds.) Facilitation of therapeutic recreation services: An evidence-based and best practice approach to techniques and processes. (pp. 115-124) State College, PA: Venture Publishing.
Witman, J. & Ligon, M. (2011) Reflection recognition reaffirmation: An engaging frame of reference for leisure education (2d Ed.). Enumclaw, WA: Idyll Arbor, Inc.
- Witman, J.P. (2008). Taking the initiative. State College, PA: Venture Publishing, Inc.
- Advisory Board Member, South Central Easter Seals of PA
- Advisor, YCP Best Buddies