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.


Read testimonials from clients and families or watch informative Recreational Therapy videos.

Featured Posts

Walk for URTA Fundraiser Registration Now Open!

Join us for a 2.5 mile walk to support legislative efforts for URTA on Saturday, June 25th, 2022 from 10:00am-1:00pm at East Riverfront Trailhead 10991 S Riverfront Parkway, South Jordan, UT 84095.

Please register each person anticipating to participate. You can register up to 10 people on the same registration form.

We encourage all ages to participate! Please be aware that only people registered (including children) will receive a t-shirt. Children are more then welcome to be pushed in strollers, wagons, etc and are not required to register.

The prices are as follows:

Adults: $20 (includes t-shirt)

Children 12 and under: $10 (includes t-shirt)

Lunch is available to purchase for $5 per person. Includes hot dog, chips, and drink. Please mark on your registration if you would like lunch added to your invoice for each person.

Registration Deadline is Wednesday, June 1st, 2022.

Click HERE to learn more and to register.

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.

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!