2020 Fall Therapeutic Recreation Institute (TRI)

About the Institute

The Pennsylvania Therapeutic Recreation Institute (TRI) has provided quality education and training for Therapeutic Recreation Specialists and Activity Coordinators for over 50 years. One low fee covers over educational sessions, CEU and NCTRC credits (pending approval), most meals, socials, and the TRI awards luncheon.

 

Reasons Why You Should Attend

  • Networking with professionals from across the state
  • 20 professional workshop sessions for one low fee
  • Continuing Educational Units and NCTRC hours
  • On-site recreational resources
  • Central location with numerous regional recreational opportunities

Who Can Benefit by Attending?

Therapeutic Recreation Specialists; Activity Professionals; Consultants; Health Care Administrators; Educators; Students; Nursing Home Administrators; Allied Healthcare Professionals, Senior Center Directors; Adult Day Care Coordinators; Retirement Communities; Park and Recreation Professionals; Nursing/CNA’s; Memory Care Specialists

Institute-at-glance

Wednesday,  September 9th
Pre-Insititute Workshop (separate registration, see prps.org/2020TRI for details)
2:00 - 4:00 pm Pre-Institute and institute registration
4:00 - 6:00 pm A Walk in Their Shoes Workshop: an Interactive Dementia Training Experience
*working dinner provided

Thursday, September 10
TRI 
8:00 am - 4:00 pm - Conference Registration
8:30 am - 4:30 pm - Certified Dementia Care Training ( full-day session; description below)
9:00 am -10:00 am - Keynote
10:00 am - 10:15 am - Refreshment Break
10:30 am - 12:00 pm - Educational Sessions
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm - Lunch
1:00 pm - 2;30 pm - Educational Sessions
2:30 pm - 2:45 pm - Refreshment Break
2:45 pm - 4:15 pm - Educational Sessions
4:15 pm - 6:15 pm - Membership Board Meeting - 
                                    Dinner on own
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm - General Session

Friday, September 11
7:00 am - 8:00 am - Breakfast for Wyndham guests
7:00 am - 12:00 pm - Registration Open
8:15 am - 10:00 am -Coffee bar open
8:30 am - 10:00 am - Educational Sessions
10:00 am - 10:15 am - Refreshment Break
10:15 am - 11:45 am - Educational Sessions
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm - Awards Luncheon and Basket Raffle
1:30 pm - 2:45 pm -  Endnote speaker

CANCELLATION POLICY
No refunds will be given for cancellations occurring less than 10 business days prior to an event. PRPS will refund your registration, less a $25 processing fee, if your cancellation is received in more than 10 days prior to the event. Please call the PRPS Office at 814-234-4272 or email prpsinfo@prps.org.

To register:

 1: Sign in or create a new account.
 2: Select registration option
 3: Add session selections to your itinerary under "Program"
 4: Proceed to checkout to complete transaction

 

 

When
9/10/2020 8:00 AM - 9/11/2020 3:00 PM
Eastern Standard Time
Where
Wyndham Garden 310 Elks Road State College, PA 16827

Program

   

Thursday, 23 April 2020

Description
This is an all-day program for Thursday.  Sign up either as part of full-conference or separately - see above
Time
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM
Time
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
10:30 AM
1:00 PM
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
1:00 PM
Time
2:45 PM - 4:15 PM
2:45 PM
2:45 PM

Friday, 24 April 2020

Description
8:30 AM
Time
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
8:30 AM
Time
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
8:30 AM
10:15 AM
10:15 AM
Time
10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
10:15 AM
1:30 PM

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