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Pacific Northwest Therapeutic Recreation Association’s 2017 Annual Conference

Recreation Therapy: Making It Work For You (.5 CEUs)

DATE: Friday, February 3, 2017   TIME: 7:30 AM – 5:00 PM

LOCATION: Portland Parks & Recreation - Interstate Firehouse Cultural Center 

                   5340 N. Interstate Ave, Portland, OR 97217


 7:30 – 8:00

Check In / On-site Registration / Refreshments

 8:00 – 8:15

Welcome by PNWTRA Board 

 8:15 – 9:30

Session 1: Cultural Literacy…It’s NOT in a Text Book

 Jaime Hoffman, Ph.D, CTRS

 9:35 – 9:45    Break

 9:45 – 11:00

Session 2: A Journey of Hope: A CTRS’s Journey Back to Health and The Lessons Learned that Helped Shape Her into a Better Therapist

Cheryl Kelley, CTRS

 11:00 – 11:15     Break

 11:15 – 12:30

Session 3: The Why and How of Internships in TR/RT

 Lynn Anderson, Ph.D, CTRS, CPRP Cheryl Kelley, CTRS, Jonathan Dennett, CTRS Shayle Wigger, CTRS

 12:30 – 1:30 Networking Lunch 

 1:30 – 2:00  

Chapter Update - Andy Fernandez, CTRS, CPRP – PNWTRA President

 2:00 – 3:30

Session 4: Increasing Self-Efficacy for Therapeutic Recreation Practitioners - Robert Brack

 3:30 – 3:45  Break

 3:45 – 5:00

Session 5: I Tie Flies in My Sleep: A Veteran’s Path from Patient to Practitioner

Warren Price, CTRS


Pacific Northwest Therapeutic Recreation Association (PNWTRA) was founded in 1989, and has since provided the regional Therapeutic Recreation Professionals with affordable and quality continuing education. Our association continues this 28-year tradition by providing the opportunity to gain .5 CEUs at this year’s 2017 PNWTRA Annual Conference.

To learn more about PNWTRA, visit via www.pnwtra.org or www.facebook.com/PacNWTRA 

PNWTRA encourages persons with disabilities to attend our conferences and workshops. If you anticipate needing any accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please email bod@pnwtra.org in advance.

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