2021 Conference

Lobby

Welcome

Welcome from Conference Chair (Video).

Welcome from URTA President (Video).

How to access the Virtual Venue (2:39 Video).

Registration


Schedule is subject to change without notice.

2021 Print? Conference Schedule

Thu 3/4/21 8:30-10:00am (1.5)

Keynote: Reflecting on the Past and Embracing the Future

Sandra Negley MTRS, CTRS, FDRT

Room 1 Room 2
(Same presentation in both rooms)

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Thu 3/4/21 10:15-11:15am (1)

This session is sponsored by

Advanced Activities of Daily Living: Implications for Recreational Therapy

Melissa L Zahl, PhD, MTRS, CTRS, FDRT and Adam Parker, TRS, CTRS

Room 1

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Suicide Prevention: What RTs need to know




Ashley Donham MS, TRS, CTRS

Room 2

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Presenter 3



Room 3

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Thu 3/4/21 11:30am-12:30pm (1)

This session is sponsored by

Use of Aquatics For Mental Health: A Recreational Therapy Approach

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Liliana Klinger, TRS, CTRS and Morgan Larsen, TRS, CTRS

Room 1

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Suicide Prevention: The role of RTs in Safety Planning



Ashley Donham MS, TRS, CTRS

Room 2

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation


Addictive Patterns - and what that means for me as an RT



Kami Houck TRS, CTRS

Room 3

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Thu 3/4/21 12:30-1pm

Annual Business Meeting

Thu 3/4/21 1:45-2:45pm (1)

Remembering Recreation and Leisure Participation as an RT: Wellness initiatives for the overwhelmed Recreational Therapist.

Jamie Bennett MS., MTRS, CTRS

Room 1

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Setting RT Group Expectations Using Experiential Methods



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Clara Hawkes TRS, CTRS and

Joe Walker MPA, TRS, CTRS

Room 2

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation


Presenter 3

Room 3

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Thu 3/4/21 3:00-4:00pm (1)

Incorporating Nature in your Recreational Therapy Practice


Gwendolyn Adams MTRS, CTRS

Room 1

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Evidence Based Practice & Comprehensive Program Design

Will Lindsay TRS, CTRS

Room 2

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Presenter 3


Room 3

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Thu 3/4/21 4:15-5:15pm (1)

Presenter 1

Room 1

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Integrating Light Therapy into Therapeutic Recreation

Anna Polley TRS, CTRS and Torrie Miller

Room 2

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Learning To Breath: A Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Program for Adolescents

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Christina J. Coleman, MEd, MS, MTRS, CTRS and Melissa L Zahl, PhD, MTRS, CTRS, FDRT

Room 3

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Fri 3/5/21 7:30-8:15am (No CEUs Offered)

10 Things to know about your RT Internship

Jamie Bennett MS., MTRS, CTRS

Room 1

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Presenter 2

Room 2

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Fri 3/5/21 8:30-10am (1.5)

Presenter 1

Room 1

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Fri 3/5/21 10:15-11:15am (1)

Healthcare Disparities: How they Manifest in Recreational Therapy

Steven Bell TRS, CTRS

Room 1

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Presenter 2

Room 2

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Presenter 3

Room 3

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Presenter 1

Room 1

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

NCTRC Recertification and Areas of Specialization: Continuing Professional Competence

Susan Kaufer, CTRS

Room 2

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Presenter 3

Room 3

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Fri 3/5/21 11:30am-12:30pm (1)

Presenter 1

Room 1

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Presenter 2

Room 2

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Presenter 3

Room 3

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Fri 3/5/21 1:00-1:45pm

Awards Ceremony

Fri 3/5/21 1:45-2:45pm (1)

Presenter 1

Room 1

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Presenter 2

Room 2

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Presenter 3

Room 3

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation

Fri 3/5/21 3:00-4:30pm (1.5)

Closing Keynote

Synopsis, Learning Outcomes, and Biography

Handouts

Session Evaluation