Diabetes... The Pandemic, Treatment & Prevention Utilizing RT Solutions
(Therapeutic Recreation Workshop with application to all recreation service providers who play a role in prevention and wellness management)

Thursday, March 15, 2018
6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
(please check-in at 5:45 p.m.)
Long Beach Convention Center
0.25 CEUs

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Registration Fees:

By January 26, 2018
CPRS Member - $25
Non-member - $31
CPRS Student Member - $10

After January 20, 2017 or onsite
CPRS Member - $31
Non-member - $39
CPRS Student Member - $10

(*we take registration at the office until Feb. 17, 2018, then move registration to the Long Beach Convention Center registration counters the day of the event)

Click here to register online
Click here to download registration form with Session Schedule

Pre-registration required due to minimum registration numbers.



With the growing number of individuals diagnosed with diabetes, education and strategies to increase the health, wellness and quality of life of the population is paramount.  This workshop is designed for those that currently work with individuals diagnosed as well as teaching prevention as part of your current practice/program.


Learning Outcomes:

  • Learn about the diagnostics, treatment and prevention of diabetes as it relates to recreation therapy
  • Identify best practices in treatment and ways to support individuals diagnosed
  • Practice facilitation techniques and strategies to include this population in programming and education and prevention programming for those at risk


Trainer:  Linda Basile, RN, Diabetes Educator, Long Beach Medical Center, Memorial Care

Session Moderator:  Dr. Susan Ross, CTRS, San Jose State University, Health, Science & Recreation

Contact Intensive Coordinator Dr. Jamie Hoffman, CTRS, RTC, Assistant Professor, CSU Sacramento, jamie.hoffman@csus.edu