The International Surf Therapy Organization is focused on the understanding and proliferation of evidence-based practice.
Research and evaluation are an integral part of this collective mission. ISTO seeks to support contributing organizations, academic institutions and independent researchers in this aim.
ISTO Evaluation Framework
Evaluation is important in demonstrating the effectiveness of your surf therapy program and contributes towards sustainability, funders love a good evaluation report! This exists to help you take your program to the next level through offering a step by step guide to basic evaluation for surf therapy practitioners, you DO NOT need to be a professional researcher to follow this framework.