ERIC Number: ED404067
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Proceedings of the 1992 and 1993 Conferences on Outdoor Recreation (Calgary, Alberta, Canada, November 12-14, 1992; Corvallis, Oregon, November 11-13, 1993).
Joyce, Peter, Ed.; Watters, Ron, Ed.
These proceedings contain 20 papers from the 1992 and 1993 International Conferences on Outdoor Recreation. The papers include program descriptions; models for instruction and certification; and materials relevant to program development and administration in outdoor recreation, outdoor education, and adventure therapy and education. Papers are: "Army Recreation Internship Program" (Bob McKeta); "Basic Rock Climbing in 3 Hours: A Model for Instruction in an Indoor Climbing Facility" (Gil Anspacher); "The Canadian Association of Nordic Ski Instructors: Instructor Certification Model" (Glenda Hanna); "A Computerized Cataloging System for an Outdoor Program Library or Resource Center" (Ron Watters); "Conducting Outdoor Recreation Program Operations Daily on Campus with Minimal Negative Environmental Impact" (Wayne Morford); "Experience with Rutschblocks" (potential avalanche assessment) (Bruce Jamieson, Colin Johnston); "Experiential Therapy with Troubled Youth: The Ropes Course for Adolescent Inpatients" (Charles W. Blinkered); "An IBM Compatible Participant Data Base System for Outdoor Programs" (Ron Watters); "Listen to Your Inner Voice: Using Your Intuition in Outdoor Leadership" (Janice Cook); "Moving Ahead: Program Review & Evaluation As Tools for Growth" (Bruce Hendricks); "Outdoor Equipment Rental, Getting the Most Bang for Your Buck" (Mike Ruthenberg); "Outdoor Program Management Concepts for the 90's" (Alex Borton, Gary Nielsen); "Overuse Injuries in Rock Climbing" (Murray E. Maitland); "Possible Computer Roles in Your Outdoor Program" (Timothy Traver); "Reducing the Odds: Backcountry Powder Skiing in Avalanche Terrain" (Tony Daffern); "Regional Conferences: A Great Way To Train Everyone's Staff" (Jim Lustig, Pete Ryan); "Risk Management and Litigation Avoidance in Outdoor Recreation Programming" (Glenda Hanna); "SCUBA Certification: The NAUI Model" (Mike Keppell); "University of Alberta Climbing Wall: Wall Design and Construction" (Glenda Hanna); and "Why Is Outdoor Recreation Worth $30 Million to the Air Force?" (Phillip Heeg). Includes conference schedules and speaker profiles. (SV)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Idaho State Univ., Pocatello.; Association of Outdoor Recreation and Education, Boulder, CO.