BATRA

Welcome to Batra!

WHO WE ARE

The Bay Area Therapeutic Recreation Association is an independent Chapter Affiliate of the American Therapeutic Recreation Association, autonomous in function and intent. BATRA was incorporated in 1991.

OUR MISSION

BATRA was formed in order to serve as a vehicle for visionary efforts in furthering the mission of the American Therapeutic Recreation Association at a local level. Our mission is to advance the creation, communication, and application of therapeutic recreation knowledge to benefit society and improve people’s lives.

WHAT’S RT

Recreational Therapy (RT) is the provision of planned treatment or therapy which uses recreation and activities as the primary medium of treatment for persons who are limited in theirs functional abilities due to illness, disability, maladaptation, or other conditions.

OUR STRATEGY

Recreation Healthcare

Quality Education

Community Outreach

Support Legislation