2017 ITRA Annual Conference

Involve Me, I Learn

Thursday, April 6, 2017
Keynote by Sean Peterson Autism and Behavior: At the Intersection of Therapy and Recreation


Friday, April 7, 2017
Opening Keynote by Nate Staniforth Magic and the Unknown: Mystery and Wonder in the Modern World

1A by Sean Peterson Preference Assessment: These Are a Few of My Favorite Things

1B by Jenna Nevins Meaningful Activities for End of Life

1C by Sarah McMillian Cultural Humililty: Concepts for Recreation Therapists When Working with LGBTQIA+ Individuals

1D by Rodney Dieser Cross Cultural Assessment Part 1 & 2

Afternoon Keynote by Diane Jones Opening the Gift of Compassion: Exploring a Mindful and Fresh Perspective of Seeing, Hearing, and Understanding One Another

2A by Jessica Larson Rhythm of Life: A Beneficial Drumming Program for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities

2B by Jena Munson & Janel Nielson Paralympic Sports Club/Adaptive Sports

2C by Patricia Ardovino Finding a Home for Inclusive Recreation in Therapeutic Recreation

2D by Robyn Eisenbach Providing Therapeutic Activities and Games to Assess Treatment Goals

2E by Jorja Ludeking The Importance of Play

3A by Sydney Hinders & Amy Davison Leisure and Employment Services: Project Search 

3B by Kari Santos Cyber-Seniors: How to Teach Older Adults About Technology

3C by Ken Mobily Recreation in Institutions: Opening a Portal

3D by UNI TR Students Innovative Activities

In an effort to be environmentally friendly, we will not be providing paper copies of presentations.  We welcome you to download and print the session handouts prior to attending the conference.  Please click on the appropriate title on the right side of this screen for a printable copy.