BYU Therapeutic Recreation and Management Banquet

The following event is being provided by Brigham Young University and is not officially sponsored by the Utah Recreation Therapy Association. This is a courtesy post. BYU Alum and current-students, We are excited to invite you to join the celebration of Therapeutic Recreation at Brigham Young University! This is the last year TR will be … More BYU Therapeutic Recreation and Management Banquet

Equine Therapy: An Introductory Approach

The following event is being provided the Heritage Community and is not officially sponsored by the Utah Recreation Therapy Association. This is a courtesy post.   Friday, October 25th, 8:30am-4:30pm, Lunch will be provided    Come learn about equine facilitated psychotherapy, and a variety of approaches within the field. Equine therapy is a fast growing industry, and … More Equine Therapy: An Introductory Approach

Internships – Salt Lake County Youth Services

Ready to dive into a resilience theory based recreation therapy program? Interested in serving youth ages 0-18 who have experienced abuse and/or neglect or who are working with other risk factors in their lives in both emergency shelter and outpatient settings? Excited to contribute to a vibrant program that’s always growing? This is the place … More Internships – Salt Lake County Youth Services

2019 Best Practice Internship Workshop

Details 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. Synopsis For RT professionals and organizations, the University of Utah, Recreational Therapy Program has established a “Best … More 2019 Best Practice Internship Workshop

2019 Utah Recreation Therapy Internship Fair Registration

Student / General Registration is now open for the 2019 Utah Recreation Therapy Internship Fair. Join us at Copperview Recreation Center on Friday, September 20th, 2019 for our annual networking opportunity. Students will have the opportunity to learn about several internship placements within the state of Utah. Professionals will have the opportunity to showcase their … More 2019 Utah Recreation Therapy Internship Fair Registration

2020 Call for Presenters

It’s that time of year again! Conference is around the corner, and we are looking for presenters to help facilitate an educational and uplifting experience focused around therapeutic recreation/recreation therapy. Please submit your presentations and handouts early enough so we can plan an effective conference. Deadlines: October 31st, 2019 for up to $100 off registration … More 2020 Call for Presenters

2019 Creative Expression in the Outdoors Workshop

Join us on Saturday, September 28th, 2019 from 9am-12pm for our latest experiential workshop at Big Springs Park, Provo, UT – Creative Expression in the Outdoors: Evidence Based Intervention Designs and Implementation   0.2 CEUs/2 contact hours available!   Research has shown that incorporating creative arts into the day-to-day lives of our various populations has … More 2019 Creative Expression in the Outdoors Workshop

2019 Utah Recreation Therapy Internship Fair Call for Facilities

We are conducting a dedicated Call for Facilities for our annual Internship Fair! Join us at Copperview Recreation Center on Friday, September 20th, 2019 from 11am-2pm for our annual networking opportunity about recreation therapy internship placements. Professionals will have the opportunity to attend a session on processing by Will Lindsay TRS, CTRS. 0.1 CEU/1 contact … More 2019 Utah Recreation Therapy Internship Fair Call for Facilities

Internships – Daniels Academy

Daniels Academy is committed to providing students with practical learning experiences under the direction of nationally certified and state-licensed therapeutic recreation practitioners. We work with male adolescents on the Autism Spectrum and assist them in developing their social and emotional regulation skills through adventure therapy. Some of our interventions are Mountain Biking, Rock Climbing, Archery, … More Internships – Daniels Academy

Utah Jazz Resource

Hello URTA Members and Friends, please see the following letter from our new Utah Jazz Resource. The Executive Committee is excited to be able to plan some future RT Nights, where members will be able to bring clients, families, friends, etc. Stay tuned! “My name is Caleb Welch and I specialize in helping individuals, groups, … More Utah Jazz Resource

Internships – Utah State Hospital

Internships are highly productive learning experiences for preparing students to enter the job market. Intern positions are available at the State Hospital working on several Units with a variety of patients and age ranges. You will be part of the RT department associating with 20 Recreation Therapists. While working with assigned RT’s you will have … More Internships – Utah State Hospital

Internships – Behavioral Health Center (Idaho Falls, ID)

Recreation Therapy Internship at the Behavioral Health Center. 14 weeks/560 hours. Full-time, unpaid experience. Work with adults and adolescents in acute and residential mental health. Apply skills learned in university coursework. Develop competence in all job tasks of a Recreation Therapist. Experience the therapeutic recreation process. Become a practicing member of the interdisciplinary treatment team.

Internships – McKay-Dee Behavioral Health Services

The purpose of the therapeutic recreation internship is to provide the student majoring in therapeutic recreation with a practical learning experience in the development and implementation of therapeutic recreation services within McKay-Dee Behavioral Health Services at McKay-Dee Hospital, in Ogden, Utah. The therapeutic recreation internship will help prepare the student (with the required amount of … More Internships – McKay-Dee Behavioral Health Services

Internships – Brighton Recovery Center

Brighton Recovery Center is a dual diagnosis treatment center for adults struggling with addiction and co-occurring mental health diagnoses. The Recreation Therapy program focuses on evidence based delivery of Therapeutic Recreation through theory based intervention. As a member of the Recreation Therapy team the intern will get a deep understanding of the therapeutic value of … More Internships – Brighton Recovery Center