2023 CTRA Conference

Canadian Therapeutic Recreation Association 26th Annual Conference May 10th-12th, 2023 – Jasper, AB

Check the CTRA Website for evolving details. 

2023 will celebrate 26 years of the Canadian Therapeutic Recreation Association hosting an annual conference in collaboration with their provincial partners. Therapeutic recreation professionals from across Canada and internationally will come together to “Climb, Connect & Celebrate” in the beautiful Rocky Mountains of Jasper Alberta! The national Therapeutic Recreation Conference will be hosted in Alberta at the beautiful Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge.

TR continues to CLIMB upward with significant progress in areas of research, innovation, and knowledge translation, providing new perspectives at the top of the peaks.

As TR professionals we will CONNECT in person for the first time in 4 years! It is an opportunity to learn, grow and collaborate with colleagues from across this great nation and around the world to enhance our client-centred practice. 

Let’s come together to CELEBRATE our accomplishments, the growth and resilience of our profession and our colleagues, the connections made and the friendships that have evolved.

Join us as we expand our knowledge, climb to new heights, and connect in nature, and celebrate our advancements within Therapeutic Recreation.


Conference Co-Chairs: Pam Russ, ATRA Member. Glenn Skimming, ATRA Member and CTRA Past President. 

CTRA 2023 Conference