Utah Recreation Therapy Association

Promoting the development of recreation therapy in the state of Utah.

What is Recreational Therapy?

Learn more about URTA, Recreational Therapy, and the APIED Process

URTA Events

Check out upcoming events including webinars and our annual conference.


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Northern Utah/Idaho Ropes Course Workshop Registration Now Open

Come join us for a CEU opportunity at the BYU-Idaho Ropes Course! We'll be learning about the importance of licensure, how to adapt and utilize others who have different licenses and certifications during our groups, and two hours at the ropes course where we can implement and discuss what we are learning. Lunch is provided.


$25 Member (includes CEUs, ropes course, lunch) (membership verification required)

$30 Nonmember (includes CEUs, ropes course, lunch)

$25 Other including spouses/friends etc. (includes ropes course and lunch, NO CEUs)

$15 Students (includes ropes course and lunch, NO CEUs)

Registration Deadline: Friday, July 8th, 2022.

Click HERE for more information and to register.

URTA Swig Fundraiser

Tis the Season for Swig! Help URTA raise some funds by purchasing a Swig drink, cookie, or pretzel bites punch card. These are physical cards mailed directly to you after payment. The options and costs for you are below:

10 44oz drinks card $26

10 cookies card $19.50

8 pretzel bite cups and dip card $26

All proceeds go directly to URTA for legislative funds. These cards are good at any Swig location for any drink up to the size of 44oz. We will be collecting funds via Venmo. If interested or have questions email Jenna at Jenna.d.Spendlove@gmail.com with subject line “URTA Swig”. Please provide your name, email, phone number, and address with which card and how many you would like. We will send you the Venmo QR code and once payment is made, your gift card will be sent.

Thank you for your continued support!

2022 Conference Certificates Now Available

Certificates from the 2022 URTA Annual Conference are now available in your individual CEU Drives!

To access your certificate: click membership a the top of this page, click 2022 directory, click your name which will take you to your drive. Please remember you can only access your drive with the Gmail email provided at registration.

Please email admin@utahrectherapy.org to dispute any credits or with any questions.