Diversional Therapy Australia News

Entries for May 2018


Since last report, I have been in contact with Dr Jerome Singleton who has recently been appointed on the NCTRC Board in the US/Canada.  NCTRC is the credentialing body that oversees the ATRA members and Recreation Therapists in the US and Internationally. He is also a member 

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For our WA Members...

Dementia Foundation Spark of Life will be holding a free presentation 'Igniting the spark of life in People with Dementia' on Wednesday 6th June 2018.

Please see the attached documents for more details and registration form.


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Hi members,

Happy DRT Week!!

May has snuck up on us and it is that time of year when we celebrate Diversional and Recreational Therapy. This year, DRT week will be celebrated 7th – 13th May.

This years theme ‘Out of the Box’ is about focusing beyond the activity to people’s quality of life, looking at theory to change and improve our practice....

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Title: Culturally Meaningful Leisure as a Way of Coping with Stress among Aboriginal Individuais with Diabetes

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Check out this great Diversional Therapist in action!  Rob a Diversional Therapist wins game show Hard Quiz last week with his great knowledge o...

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