2019 Best Practice Internship Workshop


Date: Friday, November 8th, 2018
Registration Check-in: 8:00-8:30am
Workshop: 8:30am-4:30pm
Place: University of Utah Marriott Library (295 South 1500 East, SLC, UT), Rm. 1735
Faculty: Sandra Negley M.S. MTRS, CTRS, FDRT & Steven Bell Ph.D., TRS, CTRS.


For RT professionals and organizations, the University of Utah, Recreational Therapy Program has established a “Best Practice” Internship Program. The State of Utah Recreational Therapy Practice Act and the National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification’s (NCTRC) National Job Analysis clearly outlines the requirements for “best practice.”

The U of U-RT program is committed to supporting, recreational therapists and their agencies in developing and maintaining RT internship programs that emulate, “Best Practice.”

This workshop will introduce the “Best Practice” program and teach the framework for the development of an internship program that provides “best practice.” This hands-on experience will assist recreational therapists in the initial development of their internship program. Participants are encouraged to bring all internship material, personal computers, and lots of enthusiasm!


Members: $50.00
Non Members: $55.00

Registration includes material, parking, lunch, & 7.5 contact hours / 0.75 CEUs

Deadline for Registration: Friday, October 31, 2019
Capacity is 20 so act quickly and reserve your spot today!



This event is cosponsored by the Utah Recreation Therapy Association

The University of Utah and Utah Recreation Therapy Association (URTA) will comply with the American Disabilities Act (ADA). We invite any participant with special needs to contact steven.bell(at)health.utah(dot)edu upon registration for special accommodations.


Register at utahrectherapy.org/bestpractice

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