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Purpose

ATRA represents Recreation Therapy professionals throughout the province of Alberta by:

  • Providing professional development, research & education opportunities    
  • Publishing the ATRAbute, a regular publication with relevant TR & professional issues    
  • Establishing and improving consistent standards for practice for TR professionals    
  • Promoting TR and ATRA through events and promotional materials    
  • Providing networking opportunities for TR professionals through regional, provincial and national events    
  • Sponsoring workshops, annual symposiums, National TR Week and educational scholarships    
  • Communicating a consistent message for Therapeutic Recreation across the province