Reminders and Are you Ready for TR Month?

Hello! How are you on this fine January day? I bet you are counting down the days until International TR Month starts  Stay tuned into ATRA and/or URTA for a schedule of ways to celebrate. Today, January 31st is the deadline for many things happening in Utah Rec Therapy Country. Be sure to register for conference before Early … More Reminders and Are you Ready for TR Month?

2019 Mindfulness Throughout the Lifespan: Evidence Based Intervention Designs and Implementation

Join us on Saturday, February 23rd, 2019 from 9am-1pm for: Mindfulness Throughout the Lifespan: Evidence Based Intervention Designs and Implementation! Presentation Synopsis: Mindfulness techniques have been used and practiced in eastern religion and culture for thousands of years. It is now more recently being used in western medicine as effective treatment for many population groups. … More 2019 Mindfulness Throughout the Lifespan: Evidence Based Intervention Designs and Implementation

Rock Climbing as a RT Intervention for Mental Health

Save the date for our first URTA Workshop for 2017, Saturday July 15th from 10:30am-12:30pm. As of 7/5/2017, only 8 spots are available! Act fast!  Register Rock climbing has many benefits in the world of mental health. Clients can experience strong emotions like fear and anxiety and learn to work through them in a safe … More Rock Climbing as a RT Intervention for Mental Health

Best Practice Internship Workshop 2017

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 UofU RT program is committed to supporting, recreational therapists and their agencies in developing and … More Best Practice Internship Workshop 2017

Fishing Workshop Registration Ends Wednesday

Hello URTA Members and Friends, Registration for the Fishing Workshop ends tomorrow, Wednesday, 9/14/16. Now is the time to act if you have been sitting on the fence. Don’t miss out on food, friends, fishing and CEUs! Please see below for details. Fishing Workshop Registration The Fishing Workshop happens this weekend! As of today, 9/13/2016, … More Fishing Workshop Registration Ends Wednesday