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
New year, new goals, new opportunities to grow! There’s a lot going on around here that you just need to hear about. Ready? Let’s go! Awards and Recognition Nominations are still being accepted until January 31st. This is your chance to sing your praises about your fellow RT peers! It’s a fast and easy … More 2019 Conference Reminders!
Annual Utah Recreation Therapy Conference, March 28-29, 2019: “Level Up” at the Provo Marriott Hotel and Conference Center in Provo, Utah. Featuring Matt Pond, Jeremiah Cox and Roberta Gold as keynotes. The business meeting will be held during Thursday’s luncheon; the Thursday night dinner/party will be held from 5:30-8:30pm; and the Awards Ceremony will be … More 2019 Conference 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 early enough so we can plan an effective conference. Dates: March 28-29, 2019 Venue: Provo Marriott Theme: Level Up Deadlines: October … More 2019 Call for Presenters
Join us on Friday, September 21st, 2018 from 11am-2pm, at our annual networking opportunity about recreation therapy internship placements. Professionals will have the opportunity to attend an information session: Resume’s in Recreation Therapy- Are we really that different? Presented by Dr. Ramon Zabriskie, MTRS, CTRS. 0.1 CEU/1 contact hour will be awarded upon completion. This … More 2018 Internship Fair Registration
The following CEU Workshop information is being provided as something URTA Members may be interested in, and is not sponsored by URTA. Resilient RT’s by Jethco Recreation SYNOPSIS: Jeremiah Cox is providing his yearly CEU workshop for Recreation Therapy Specialists. It has been pre-approved by ATRA & NCTRC and will offer 0.5 CEU’s (5 … More Resilient RT’s
Register Today, Friday June 15th, is the deadline to sign up for this event! Come join us on June 18th from 9am-5pm for a fun day out on the lake! We will be partnering with Epic Recreation for a workshop in which we will discuss processing techniques, risk management, and additional therapeutic techniques for water-based … More Registration Deadline for Day on the Lake!
Register Come join us on June 18th from 9am-5pm for a fun day out on the lake! We will be partnering with Epic Recreation for a workshop in which we will discuss processing techniques, risk management, and additional therapeutic techniques for water-based interventions. We will have access to kayaks, paddleboards, wave runners and boating and … More 2018 Day on the Lake Workshop
URTA Members and Friends, In addition to enjoying Pie/3.14 Day, please register for conference. After Pie Day is over, conference meals and materials cannot be guaranteed if you register “at-the-door”. Register for Conference. The Conference Packet is now available for preview here! It may also be accessed under the Conference tab on the front page of the … More Regular Registration Deadline 2018 and Way More!
URTA Members and Friends, Have you been taking advantage of winter finally arriving? If you’re not into freezing, how about you take a moment and catch up on URTA happenings?! Students, do you have a cool RT poster you created for a project at school? Show it off at Conference on March 29th! We are … More Call for Student Posters 2018
URTA Members and Friends, Are you getting up early to see the Super Blue Blood Moon?! In all of the excitement of the moon-gazing, star-gazing, lack-of-sleep-gazing, don’t forget about other exciting things going on in URTA Country! Early Bird Registration ends at 11:30pm, tomorrow Wednesday January 31st, 2018! Register early for discounts! Register for Conference. Tomorrow … More Nominations and Early Bird Deadline 2018
Happy New Year URTA Members and Friends! Can you believe conference is just a few months away? The much anticipated schedule is now available for preview here! It may also be accessed under the Conference tab on the front page of the website. Hotel rooms will be available at the Holiday Express Inn at 10680 Auto … More Conference Schedule and Hotel 2018
Super Early Bird Registration ends on Friday December 1st. Register now for the biggest discounts! Register for Conference. Know of any organizations willing to donate to Conference? There are plenty of options for sponsorship, visibility for donors, and silent auction donations. Learn more and submit an application at this link, Submit Donation Application. Annual URTA Conference, March … More Super Early Bird Registration 2018 Deadline
Annual URTA Conference, March 29-30, 2018: Outside the Box at the South Towne Expo Center in Sandy, Utah. Featuring Dr. Colleen Cooke (CTRS, NCTRC Board of Directors) as keynote. Group registration is available but it is important that each person is registered with their own email in order to facilitate conference and other URTA communications. … More Utah Recreation Therapy Annual Conference 2018: Outside the Box
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 UofU RT program is committed to supporting, recreational therapists and … More Best Practice Internship Workshop 2017