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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Hey URTA Members and Friends! You may have received an email earlier this week from our current URTA President, Kami. We are getting ready to kick off another year with a fresh executive committee and would like your thoughts! Linked is the survey that was mentioned at the Annual Utah Recreation Therapy Conference last March. … More Reminder to Share Your Passion!