Call for Papers

Call for Papers are open for both in-person presentations and on-demand presentations for SRTS 2025 in Greenville, South Carolina March 26-March 28, 2025.

Please consider submitting a Call for Papers related to the ATRA Competency Study results. We are accepting both face-to-face as well as pre-recorded for On-Demand presentations. As you may know, the SRTS Symposium attracts individuals throughout the United States and Canada. One free speaker waiver for each session accepted for presentation. The deadline to submit your Call for Papers is October 31, 2024.


We look forward to seeing you at the 2025 Symposium!

Call for Papers Resource

SRTS will focus on Recreational Therapy as a treatment modality.  Sessions should be congruent with this focus.  We strongly suggest an emphasis on: 
– Outcome Measurement
– Academic Preparation and Clinical Applications
– Intervention Skills/Competencies
– Programs and Techniques Integrated Into Healthcare Systems


Speaker Information:

One speaker per presentation will be granted a free registration.
Speakers will pay for their own meals, lodging and transportation.
Speakers should be available to present on any of the days of the symposium.  If your proposal is accepted, we will confirm in writing the day and the time of your presentation.  Speakers selected will be contacted.  

Directions for Becoming a SRTS Presenter:

1.  Fill out the Call for Papers form and submit it before the deadline.
2. Wait for a confirmation that your Paper was received.
3.  Wait for confirmation email for acceptance.
*** If you have any trouble with this process, please feel free to reach out to us at