Opportunities with Curl BC

Posted September 17th 2018

Every year, Curl BC receives a number of questions from recreation therapists who are asking about a wheelchair curling program for their patients.  We’d like to share a couple of upcoming opportunities that we hope you will share with your members, who will share it with their clients.

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Join Us for Geri’s Graduation!!

Posted September 12th 2018

After 36 years of inspiring young minds at Douglas College,

Geri Paterson is retiring from the Therapeutic Recreation Department.                                                                                                                                                                                            Please join us and celebrate Geri as she ‘graduates’ to new and wonderful adventures.

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Register Here for the Education Day October 26th, 2018

Posted September 10th 2018

The Education for the AGM has been pre-approved! Earn 5.5 hours of CEUs.  Catch up with BCTRA and network with other TR professionals.

Friday October 26th, 2018 SFU Harbour Centre

515 Hastings Street, Vancouver

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Agency Citation Award

Posted September 10th 2018

Is there an agency that you partner with that provides exemplary support and service to your clients? Partners with you in evidence based practice or research? Provides ongoing support and education? Take the time to nominate them for the Agency Citation Award!!!

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Nominations for Lou Gillette Scheffler Mentorship Award

Posted September 5th 2018

Mentorship is a relationship in which a more experienced or more knowledgeable person helps to guide a less experienced or less knowledgeable person. Take a look around…. is there someone around you that has helped guide, support, empower or nurture you as a professional? Take the time to nominate them for the Lou Gillette Scheffler Mentorship Award. 

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Join in on the contest!

Posted September 4th 2018

Dementiability Workshop is coming to Vancouver! Help Spread the word!

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Volunteer Recognition Award

Posted August 28th 2018

Volunteers are paid in six figures… S – M – I – L – E – S. ~Gayla LeMaire

Do you know someone who has volunteered their time in service for BCTRA? Can you think of someone who needs to be recognized for their time and efforts?

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NCTRC Announces New Hardship Fee Waiver Program

Posted August 23rd 2018

You may ask, “What is a hardship?” As defined by the NCTRC Hardship Fee Waiver Committee, it is an unanticipated life event that causes a substantial financial burden and losses in major life areas.

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Trauma & Resiliency Informed Practice for MHSU Services Administration and Support Staff

Posted August 23rd 2018

This workshop is open to Fraser Health Mental Health & Substance Use Services’ administrative and support staff.

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Introduction to Trauma & Resiliency Informed Practice for MHSU Service Providers

Posted August 23rd 2018

This one-day workshop will focus on building your capacity to reduce re-traumatizing experiences for people you serve in reception, intake, triage, outreach, support, counselling, education and leadership roles.

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