2020 Conference Schedule

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

2020 Expanding the View Workshop

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

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

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

2019 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 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

2018 Internship Fair Registration

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

Resilient RT’s

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

Regular Registration Deadline 2018 and Way More!

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!

Nominations and Early Bird Deadline 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