LinksPage address: http://ahn.mnsu.edu/rpls/links.html
Minnesota Therapeutic Recreation Association (MTRA)
Students are encouraged to join the Minnesota Therapeutic Recreation Association (MTRA). There is no cost to join and a membership is good for one calendar year. Student members can attend the state conference for a reduced rate; network with practicing professionals; apply for a scholarship; access information on agencies that provide practicums; and view posted job announcements. The website is mtra.memberlodge.org
Therapeutic Recreation Directory
Comprehensive website containing information on the profession: www.recreationtherapy.com
Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook
The Recreational Therapists website contains an overview of the profession in terms of job outlook, pay, working conditions, and educational requirements. http://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes291125.htm.