October 3 – 5, 2019

Dementia Awareness Conference sponsored by EODAF (Early Onset Dementia Alberta Foundation)

Double Tree Hilton, Edmonton, Alberta

The Therapy Assistant Association of Alberta is proud to announce that it is now able to provide access private liability insurance to Certified Members.  The insurance is offered through HDF insurance and underwritten by Intact Insurance.

The insurance program highlights include:

All plans include:

  • $6 million in Professional Liability (includes $300,000 in Disciplinary Defense cost all with no deductible) for $75
  • Security & Privacy limit of $50,000
  • Penal Legal Costs up to $300,000
  • “Legal Guard” telephone assistance
  • Therapy and counselling endorsement up to $20,000 per claim (What is this?)

Add on either:

  • $2 million General Liability (includes Libel and Slander coverage) for additional $140
  • $5 million General Liability (includes Libel and Slander coverage) for additional $220

The page describing the insurance program can be found at:                     https://www.hdfinsurance.com/associations/thaaa/

The insurance application can be found at:  https://www.hdfinsurance.com/associations/thaaa/apply/

Upcoming events for Therapy Assistants


Our membership year runs May – April of each year.  Completed forms can be sent via email to registrar@thaaa.ca or mailed to the address on the form.  Payment can be made via PayPal on our website or by mailing a cheque along with your completed form.

Currently, the online form submission link is not working and under repair.  The printable version of the forms can be submitted via email or Canada Post, payment is still available through the PayPal button on the right side of our web page or by sending a cheque.

ThAAA does have Professional Grant money available which ThAAA members can apply for.  We offer 3 grants of up to $150 each per year. The Association must receive the application on or before the submission deadline dates, which are: January 31st, May 31st and September 30th. We are accepting grant applications now for the upcoming January 31st, deadline. For complete details please see the link below:



Make sure you check our website often for updates on Events, Employment Opportunities and other TA activities happening in the province. If you have an upcoming event, job vacancy or activity, we would be happy to post these for free as a benefit to our members. Email your information to therapyassistantaa@gmail.com.

Do you have something you’d like to share with other TA’s in the province, be it a presentation, article or therapy activity? We would be glad to help share your insights through email, webinars and on our website or Facebook page.

(posted Jan 2018)

Let’s bring all Alberta TA’s together in one spot and support each other!

Are you a ThAAA member?  Do you want to become an associate of the ThAAA?  Do you have experience with web design and/or WordPress?  Do you want to build or showcase your web design skills on a volunteer project?  If you answered “YES” to these questions please email therapyassistantaa@gmail.com for more info.

(posted Jan 2018)