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

Super Early Bird Registration 2018 Deadline

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

Utah Recreation Therapy Annual Conference 2018: Outside the Box

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

Best Practice Internship Workshop 2017

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

Internship Fair 2017

Join us at our annual networking opportunity and information about recreation therapy internship placements. Professionals will have the opportunity to attend an information session on processing, presented by Allysa Beers, TRS, CTRS. 0.1 CEU/1 contact hour will be awarded upon completion. Student admission is free. Professionals and Booth Registration are $15. Please be aware this … More Internship Fair 2017

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