Membership Renewals

2020- 2021 ATRA Membership Renewal Period

- Once a Year, Every Year -

Your current ATRA Annual Membership expires March 31, 2020.

Maintain your Membership in good standing status!

Your ATRA Membership is important to you, your employer, your clients and the association. 


The 2020 Membership Renewal Period has been extended to July 31, 2020 due to the financial implications members may experience from the Covid19 Pandemic


To begin your Membership Renewal  process -

  1. Log in to the Members Section and click the green Renew Now button on the screen 
  2. Have your credit card information on hand to pay for your membership renewal on ATRA's secure online payment system.
  3. Read the Renewal Instruction Manual to assist you in providing the correct information.

Disclaimer: Applications for membership may be deferred, refused or conditions imposed if the application does not meet membership criteria.



Are you planning a Membership Change, Retirement or Withdrawal this year?

Help us keep our records up to date.  Please send an email to if you will be retiring within the membership year, do not intend to practice therapeutic recreation any longer or withdraw your membership from ATRA. 

If you have previously been a Professional Members and now wish to become a Supporting Member, please contact prior to renewing your membership as changes need to be made in your account to facilitate the change.      

Retirement Announcement: If you would like ATRA to honour your retirement, please send a note and we will include your name in our Awards Program in October.


Reaching out to  Lapsed and Non-Members practicing Therapeutic Recreation

Membership with ATRA is important to practitioners, employers, clients and the professional association.

If a colleague has not received a membership renewal notice, please have them contact to verify their membership and update their contact information.

ATRA requests that all Recreation Therapists apply for and maintain ongoing professional membership. If your membership has lapsed for a period of three or more years (prior to 2016) please apply as a new member.