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The New Jersey/Eastern Pennsylvania
Therapeutic Recreation Association’s  

20th Annual Fall Conference

Monday, November 5, 2018 & Tuesday, November 6, 2018

New Jersey Hospital Association Conference Center
760 Alexander Road 
Princeton, NJ 08540

Fall Conference 2018

Celebrate with us our 20th Annual Conference and

30 years as a Profressional Organization!


Conference Registration and Details


Monday Program Schedule

Monday Session Descriptions


Tuesday Program Schedule

Tuesday's Session Descriptions



NJ/EPA-TRA is offering one student and one professional scholarship for the Annual Fall Conference. The recipients of the NJ/EPA Fall Conference, student and professional, scholarships will be entitled to full conference registration, free of charge, as well as shared hotel accommodations on

Sunday and Monday evenings.

Scholarship Application



VOLUNTEERS: If you are interested in volunteering, register accordingly and e-mail Kimberly Flannery at kflannery@remed.com before October 25, 2018. Volunteers receive a $10 discount per day.


Download our conference app, Attendify for conference program, speaker/session descriptions, and more!

*Please note that Attendify is not the same conference app used for last year's conference.

Not sure if you are a member of NJ/EPA-TRA?

Email Tracy to verify your status

If you attended last year's conference, you are a member!


Hotel: Feel free to join the Board of Directors and Conference Committee

Crowne Plaza in Princeton

990 Scudders Mill Road, Plainsboro, NJ 08536.

Room rates are $119 per room per night until Saturday, October 7, 2018. All reservations can be made via phone at (609) 936-6624 or online


SOCIAL: Our 30th Anniversary Celebration will be taking place at Flight Martini and Wine Lounge inside the Crowne Plaza in Princeton at 990 Scudders Mill Road, Plainsboro, NJ 08536. Please register for a FREE ticket to RSVP. Contact Jackie Donlan for questions or if you need accomodations at jrdonlan4@gmail.com.


SPONSORS/EXHIBITORS/VENDORS: Sponsor/exhibitor/vendor opportunities are available. If interested e-mail Lacey Speert at lgspeert@gmail.com by October 31, 2018.


CANCELLATION/REFUNDS: All requests for refunds must be made in writing to Melissa Osborne, registration coordinator via phone at (570) 947-5260 or via e-mail at osbornem85@gmail.com. Cancellations marked before October 27, 2018 will receive a full refund minus a $25 processing fee. No refunds will be made after November 3, 2018. Refunds will not be provided for no-shows.

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Sessions are subject to change. CEUs are pending approval from ATRA and NCTRC. ATRA has been reviewed and approved as an authorized provider by the IACET. The fee for CEUs has been included in the registration fees posted.