Upcoming Events

 2017 Self Study Development Workshops

Stay tuned for the dates and locations of our 2017 workshops



Please be advised that the CAAHEP-CARTE Reaccreditation fees have been revised.  Effective July 1, 2017, the new reaccreditaiton fee will be $500 for reaccreditation following your 5 year accreditation cycle.


Governance/Organization Documents


2016-17 CARTE Membership .pdf 

CARTE BY-LAWS 082610.doc


CARTE Policies and Procedures Manual 9.26.15.pdf

Accreditation Documents

2016 012216 CARTE Self Study.doc

2015 9_26 CURRICULUM MAP(1).doc


CARTE_Site_Reviewers_Handbook_Final Approved 2011.pdf



Past Professional Development

Preparing the Self-Study for Academic Accreditation in Recreational Therapy ATRA Annual 2016

Presentation ATRA Annual 2015

CARTE Preparing a Self Study 090815.ppt

CARTE ATRA Visitor Training 2013 092813(2).pdf




Committee on Accreditation of Recreational Therapy Education (CARTE)

Bryan McCormick, Ph.D., CTRS, FDRT

Address: Committee on Accreditation of Recreational Therapy Education
C/O Bryan McCormick, Ph.D., CTRS Indiana University, Dept. of Recreation, Park & Tourism Studies
Bloomington , IN 47405-7109
Phone: 812 855-3482
Email: bmccormi@indiana.edu

Sponsors for Committee on Accreditation of Recreational Therapy Education (CARTE)

American Therapeutic Recreation Association


Betsy Kemeny

Assistant Professor

Recreational Therapy

106 Patterson Hall

Slippery Rock University

Slippery Rock, PA 16057

(724) 738-4306