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Now Available—Custom eBooks and eTexts!

  Sagamore-Venture is excited to announce custom eBooks and eTexts are now an option! If you have interest in choosing chapters from multiple titles to help build the perfect course, you can do so now with a custom eBook or eText! Want to know more about custom e-books and eTexts? Contact your sales representative today. Misti Gilles Sales and Marketing Director mgilles@sagamorepub.com 1-800-327-5557 ext. 6865 Territory: AL, AR, AZ, CA, …Read More

NSTRA Call for Papers 2019

NSTRA Call for Presentations Submission Deadline: Friday, April 5th, 2019 Nova Scotia Therapeutic Recreation Association (N.S.T.R.A.) is hosting their 2nd Annual Conference & AGM On Thursday, October 10th & Friday, October 11th, 2019 Best Western Glengarry, Truro, NS CONFERENCE THEME: “Soaring to New Horizons Together” Soaring to new horizons by uniting our knowledge and skills in therapeutic recreation to enrich the lives of our service recipients The 2019 Conference Committee …Read More

3rd Annual UCLA Conference on Creativity & the Arts in Healing

3rd Annual UCLA Conference on Creativity & the Arts in Healing Thursday, March 28 through Sunday, March 31, 2019  Hilton Los Angeles Airport    Sponsored by UCLArts & Healing in partnership with Expressive Media Learn arts-based tools for facilitating communication, building connection, promoting positive emotions, fostering engagement, enhancing mindfulness, reducing stress, and managing the impact of trauma.    Choose from 150+ workshops delivered by leading national experts in art, dance/movement, …Read More

CTRA 2019 TR Month Contest

Happy Therapeutic Recreation Month!! CTRA is thrilled to announce that we are once again doing our annual TR Month Contest! To enter the contest: – Follow the CTRA Facebook page to complete the Daily Challenges – Once the Daily Challenges are complete, use #DiscoverTRjoy – Ensure your posts are made public to be entered in the contest! We can’t wait to see, showcase, and share what our members and TR …Read More

2019 Interprofessional Summer Internships in Innovation and Aging

The Ontario Centres for Learning, Research and Innovation in Long-Term Care at Baycrest is excited to offer students in healthcare professions programs an opportunity to apply for a paid summer internship to gain knowledge and experience in a long-term care teaching home. Over 7 weeks, successful candidates will actively participate in small group learning focused on aging, clinical issues in gerontology, evaluation techniques and interprofessional competencies. Interns will engage in, …Read More

CTRA 2019 Closing Keynote Speakers

Emily Glossop Biography Emily has a Bachelor of Health Science in Human Kinetics and has been working as a Recreation Therapist with the CHEO (formerly known as the Ottawa Children’s Treatment Centre) for over 15 years.  As a Recreation Therapist, she develops, facilitates and evaluates Recreation and Leisure programming for children and youth between the ages of 6-18 yrs who are diagnosed with a physical and/or developmental disability including Autism …Read More

CTRA 2019 Keynote Speaker – Dr. Lynn Anderson

Dr. Lynn Anderson Biography Dr. Lynn Anderson is a Distinguished Service Professor in the Recreation, Parks and Leisure Studies Department at State University of New York at Cortland, and the director for the Inclusive Recreation Resource Center. She has been active in the field of therapeutic recreation, inclusion, and outdoor recreation for over 35 years, and has won numerous teaching, service, and research awards.  Dr. Anderson is the program coordinator …Read More

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