Recreation Connections

The Recreational Therapy department at Southern Connecticut State University is excited to be offering the Spring Leisure Explorers again. This program focuses on social, emotional, and cooperative skills using recreation and leisure activities.  Each 45-minute structured session will include a welcome, stories, crafts, and physical activities, sharing, and closure.  Under the direct supervision and guidance of Terri Larson, CTRS, students in the recreation therapy program at Southern Connecticut State University will support each child working and practicing the necessary skills for successful social interactions.  


Wednesday evenings, January 31st - April 24th
Time: 5:30pm-6:15pm

  • January 31st
  • February 7th
  • February 14th
  • February 21st
  • February 28th
  • March 6th
  • March 27th
  • April 3rd
  • April 10th
  • April 17th
  • April 24th. 


Terri Larson, MS
CTRS Therapeutic Recreation Manager Hospital for Special Care and Program Manager for Autism Families, Connecticut


Registration and Payment

Fee: $75.00 per child

Register. Payment


493 Fitch Street, New Haven, CT.  Free, accessible, and adjacent to the building.  Please use the HHS Clinic Spots in the outside lot or on the ground floor of the garage. 

Directions and Parking


Terri Larson MS, CTRS at
Patricia Paugas, MBA, CTRS at