American Therapeutic Recreation Association


Annual Conference

September 9-12, 2017 | Orlando, FL

Registration is now open!

ATRA's 2017 Annual Conference will be held at the DoubleTree at the Entrance to Universal Studios. You may reserve your room at the reduced rate of $121++ per night single/double between December 1, 2016, through August 21, 2017. 

Looking to share a hotel room at the conference? We've created a google doc for you to sign up and reach out to other interested attendees. ATRA is not responsible for assisting you in finding a roommate, but hope it helps those looking.

DRAFT Program is here! Note that it is a draft, we will be updating information over the next week. Thank you for your understanding. 

Need help getting financial assistance from your workplace? We've created a justification toolkit for you to use. It includes a cost breakout and draft letter to your supervisor. Hope it helps!

Students: Student membership requires proof of enrollment to be activated. It can be as easy as e-mailing a class schedule to An active Student membership is necessary to be eligible for the student member registration rate. Membership are typically activated on Fridays with a confirmation e-mail.

Have questions about the conference? Click here for our FAQ page.

Want to know more about Orlando and what will be going on when you are there? Click here

Interested in Exhibiting or Sponsoring? We have new opportunities for you to gain exposure!

Need to pay by check? Click here to get printable registration form.

Cancellation/Refunds: All requests for refunds must be made in writing to ATRA. Cancellations marked before August 23, 2017, will receive a full refund minus $50 processing fee. After August 23, 2017, refund requests are reviewed on a case-by-case basis. No refunds will be made after August 30, 2017. Refunds will not be made for no-shows.