We would like present a workshop where recreational therapists can learn about ways to adapt their interventions and still practice recreational therapy with their population during this time of uncertainty and social distancing. Evidence based interventions will be discussed in an online format. This will NOT be a workshop training you to use conference technology, … More Online Workshop Assessment
Did you miss going to the annual Utah Recreation Therapy Conference this year? We sure missed you if you did, but no fear! In case you didn’t know, you can still renew your membership. Now more than ever, URTA Membership provides a variety of valuable resources and benefits. Included are the following: Access to URTA … More Still Need to Renew Your Membership?
Dear URTA Members, We wanted to provide you with an update on the running of URTA during the COVID-19 pandemic. As previously promised, we will continue to update members as the situation progresses. As of now, we will be holding all Executive Committee Meetings through virtual means. The structure of these will be individual committees … More URTA Updates April 2020
URTA Members and Friends, The following message is being provided as a courtesy post on behalf of the University of Utah Recreational Therapy Student Association and is not officially sponsored by URTA: We are conducting a fundraiser to send RTSA (Recreational Therapy Student Association) students to URTA and ATRA conferences. We are accepting orders for … More UofU RTSA Fundraiser
Hello URTA Members and Friends, We hope you are staying healthy during these challenging times. The Executive Committee would like to host a series of virtual meetups over the course of the next few weeks. The purpose of these proposed URTA Member Virtual Meetups is to support each other as professionals and to share ideas … More URTA Member Virtual Meetups
Hello URTA Members and Friends, Happy International Recreation Therapy Month! There is a lot going on within the RT Profession right now! Thanks for being willing to accept and read all of the emails and other social media posts you’ve probably been seeing recently. I’m trying to create a summary here. Registration Deadline … More Registration Deadline Approaching!
Dear URTA Members and Friends, The much anticipated schedule for the 2020 annual Utah Recreation Therapy Conference is now available for your reference. This is a working schedule and may be updated at anytime without notice. View it at utahrectherapy.org/conference. Still need to register for conference? There is still time before the regular deadline ends … More 2020 Conference Schedule
Expanding the View Workshop Saturday, January 25th, 2020 from 12:30-4:30pm. LOCATION UPDATE!: Heritage Manor – 129 W 4th S, Rexburg, ID 83440 Presented by Sharlene Evans TRS, CTRS. 0.3 CEUs/3 contact hours will be awarded upon completion of the workshop. Rates Member Admission: $10, membership verification is required. Nonmember Admission: $15. Presentation Synopsis … More 2020 Expanding the View Workshop
The following program is being provided by the University of Utah. This is a courtesy message from the Utah Recreation Therapy Association. The University of Utah is excited to announce the new MS in Recreational Therapy program that will enroll its first class in Fall 2020. This innovative, individualized, and progressive educational experience is a … More University of Utah MS in Recreational Therapy
Our “Love My Neighbor” Giving Project is an opportunity for URTA members to support their fellow professionals, by giving of their time and/or materials to diverse agencies and their clientele! Check out the sign up sheet to decide what you can contribute and when and where you can drop it off. Some items are time … More “Love My Neighbor” Giving Project
Hello Current and Future URTA Members, Early Bird Registration for the 2020 Conference is in full swing! Register early for better prices. Interested in convenient lodging that is connect to the Davis Conference Center? Book your hotel room under the special conference rate of $105 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Layton, Utah. The deadline … More 2020 Conference Hotel Information
The Utah Recreation Therapy Association (URTA) and Therapeutic Recreation Foundation (TRF), are non-profit organizations with the missions of promoting the professional development of recreation therapy in the State of Utah. The annual conference is March 2nd-3rd, 2020. It will be a two-day event for recreational therapists and other professionals to earn CEUs and network. URTA … More 2020 Conference Sponsorship
URTA Members, Know someone who is awesome and is passionate about recreation therapy? Nominate them for recognition and an award at the annual Utah Recreation Therapy Conference! Each year URTA Members and Friends are recognized for their hard work and dedication to the profession in the following categories: Outstanding Member, Distinguished Service, Outstanding Program, Community … More 2020 Nominations for Recognition
Monday, March 2nd – Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020 Venue: Davis Conference Center, Layton, Utah. Theme: 20/20 Vision 2020 Rates Super Early Bird 11/4/19 – 11/30/19 Early Bird 12/1/19 – 12/31/19 Regular 1/1/20 – 2/15/20 At the Door 3/2/20 – 3/3/20 Two-day Professional $285 $310 $330 $375 One-day Professional $205 $225 $245 $265 Two-day Student … More 2020 Conference Registration
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