Committees & Communities of Practice
Committees and Working Groups
Professional Development Committee
The Professional Development Committee develops and implements strategies that offers quality professional development opportunities to TRO members and non-members who are practicing Therapeutic Recreation.
Practice Review Committee
The Practice Review Committee conducts activities, advises and creates pathways for Registration, professional development and ongoing education.
Membership Services Committee
The Membership Services Committee provides general membership services including information, resources, networking, professional development and membership benefits to all members and prospective members of TRO.
The Advocacy Committee develops plans to broaden TRO’s reach to various stakeholders, as well as the implement advocacy strategies, resources and tools.
Therapeutic Recreation Provincial Education Steering Committee (TRPESC) Ad-hoc Committee
The TRPESC Committee meets at the request of the Board or the Chair to make recommendations to the TRO Board of Directors relating to TR/RT education considerations and the impact of the recommendations on TRO processes. This working committee exists to direct and advance TR education in the province of Ontario in accordance with TRO’s Standards of Practice and strategic direction.
Governance and Nominations Committee
The Governance and Nominations Committee provides advice on policy governance matters, the Board’s effective and efficient operations and succession planning.
The Executive Committee provides governance between board meetings and advice, mentorship and support to the President.
Conference Planning Committee
The Conference Planning Committee coordinates TRO’s annual conference.
Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging (DEIB) Committee
The DEIB Committee uses the guiding principles of unity, curiosity, respect, openness, empathy, and courage.