"Relax and Reflect"
Recreation Therapists of Indiana
November 8 - 9, 2007
Waterbird Lakeside Conference Center
Chesterton, Indiana"Call for Presentations:"
Speakers will be offered a partial waiver of conference registration. Waivers are awarded on the basis of a 60 or 90 minute session, and will be divided among the number of presenters for each session. Speakers will pay for their own meals, lodging, transportation, CEU’s, handouts and registration (minus the waiver). It is requested that speakers provide 50 copies of their session handouts.
Please send the following information to RTI:
TITLE OF SESSION 10 words or less
SPEAKER QUALIFICATIONS Please include a brief bio or resume for each speaker. Should include information on current position and qualifications to present topic(s) listed. Bios should not exceed one page per speaker.
SESSION DESCRIPTION Limit 30 words. If your proposal is accepted, this will be inserted into the program to describe your session.
LEARNING OUTCOMES Please state learning outcomes for each session in measurable terms.
Example: Participants will be able to identify at least three critical issues facing healthcare.
SESSION OUTLINE Please be brief yet descriptive. ATRA must have a detailed session outline in order to determine the number of CEUs to assign.
MODE OF PRESENTATION Please indicate whether the session will be lecture, discussion, interactive, panel, etc.
JOB ANALYSIS CODE A code must be assigned to each conference session.
. Background Diagnostic Groupings
. Assessment Planning the Program
. Implementing the Program/Treatment Documentation and Evaluation
. Organizing/Managing Services Advancement of the Profession
SERIVICE DELIVERY AREA Please indicate which area your session focuses on.
a. Aquatic Therapy b. Community Inclusion
c. Developmental Disabilities d. General Medicine/Oncology
e. Geriatric/Long Term Care f. Mental Health
g. Pediatrics h. Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
SESSION LENGTH 90 minutes or 180 minutes
AUDIOVISUAL EQUIPMENT: Please list only the equipment that you are sure you will need. RTI will provide an overhead projector, VCR/TV, slide projector, flip chart, microphone
Due to costs, RTI does not provide LCD projectors or laptop computers.
Individuals may rent or bring their own, but technical assistance will not be available.
Please submit your proposal and required information as a Microsoft Word attachment via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org by June 30, 2007 to receive full consideration. Notification will be sent to all individuals submitting a proposal by July 30, 2007.