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

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

Recertification, Specialty Certification and Internship Fair Cap

Dear URTA Members and Friends, Wow! There has been so much response to this special URTA-sponsored opportunity to meet with NCTRC and network with others during the internship fair, so much response that we are about to hit the maximum capacity for the venue. Outside of conference we have rarely had such enthusiasm for an … More Recertification, Specialty Certification and Internship Fair Cap

NCTRC Recertification and Speciality Certification

Dear URTA Members, Curious about renewing your therapeutic recreation certification? Wondering what is specialty certification? Want 1.5 contact hours/0.15 CEUs and lunch, all for just $15? Then come to a special session facilitated by the National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification! We need professionals to come and demonstrate support of the profession, regardless of whether … More NCTRC Recertification and Speciality Certification

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

Rec Therapy Certification Workshop and Internship Fair 2016

A great networking opportunity for students looking for recreation therapy internship placements. This year’s internship fair will be held in conjunction with the NCTRC Board Meeting. Professionals will have the opportunity to earn a 0.15 CEU/1.5 contact hours for $15. Facilities interested in setting up a free booth please indicate that on your order form … More Rec Therapy Certification Workshop and Internship Fair 2016

Fishing Workshop Registration is Live!

Registration is now available for the Fishing Workshop taking place on September 16-17th, 2016! This is a wonderful opportunity to engage with other recreation therapists in an outdoor setting. See you there! For more event details, check out Facebook. For a direct link to registration, check out Eventbrite. Follow our Events page to stay up … More Fishing Workshop Registration is Live!