2022 NZSDRT National Excellence Award
‘Judy Cooper Award’
The Annual New Zealand Society of Diversional and Recreational Therapy National
Excellence Award is given to exceptional performance to Registered Diversional and
Recreational Therapists in Aotearoa.
This award recognises a Registered Diversional and Recreational Therapist working in
Aotearoa who has exhibited excellence Diversional and Recreational Therapy practice in a
viable and relevant manner, which has contributed to the wellbeing of the individual and the
organisation/facility or community environment, whilst also encouraging personal professional
development. This award will go to an unsung hero who goes above and beyond to make a
difference in people’s lives throughout Diversional and Recreational Therapy.
OUR 2021 NATIONAL CONFERENCE will be held in beautiful Taranaki this year!