Upcoming Events

2017 Self Study Development Workshops

ATRA 2017 Conference Sept 10-13 - Orlando, Florida, USA



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

CARTE Self Study March 22, 2017.doc

2015 9_26 CURRICULUM MAP(1).doc


Past Professional Development

CARTE Preparing a Self Study 090815.ppt

CARTE ATRA Visitor Training 2013 092813(2).pdf

Preparing the Self-Study for Academic Accreditation in Recreational Therapy ATRA 2016 PDF.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 , Indiana USA 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, Pennsylvania

USA 16057

(724) 738-4306