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NYSTRA offers several categories of membership including student, provisional, associate, professional, retired, and organizational. A description of each category is listed below:
Student Membership - $20/year or $35 for 2 years. For students who are currently enrolled in a TR Program. Individuals must provide an official copy of their transcript and/or a letter from their grade adviser. Please note that if you have the CTRS credential you do not qualify for student membership.
Provisional Membership- $35 for 1 year. Current student members of NYSTRA may renew their membership at low rate after graduation.
Associate Membership- $55/year or $95 for 2 years. Membership for RT assistants as defined by ATRA.
Professional Membership- $60/year or $105 for 2 years. Membership for individuals who are practicing Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialists.
Retired Membership - $30/year or $45 for 2 years. Membership for retired professionals
Lifetime Retired Membership - $125
Organizational Membership- $125/year or $240 for 2 years. Agency membership for 1 department head and up to three staff members
To join NYSTRA, please click the button below and you will be redirected to a payment page. Please note that if you wish to pay by check, your payment should reflect the fee scale above. If you wish to pay using Paypal, your total will include the 2.9% + .30 fee.