PRA Board Statement on Racial Injustice June 2020

For 8 minutes and 46 seconds the world watched as George Floyd was  killed. We cannot unseen what we saw, and we cannot go back to a world where systemic racism exists; and is tolerated and ignored. George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, and Travon Martin are a few of the many African-Americans that have…

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PRA provides members links to free and low cost Continuing Ed courses

We at PRA will continue our efforts to bring valuable resources to our members. Along with our annual PDI, please consider the following links to obtain CEUs related to our profession. We hope you stay safe and well during this challenging national emergency of COVID-19. Please feel free to reach out to us with any…

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PRA is acting in an abundance of caution and is canceling the 2020 PDI, scheduled to be held on April 14-15, 2020.

The Pennsylvania Rehabilitation Association (PRA) has been monitoring developments over the past few weeks, including the recent announcements of an increase in positive cases of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Pennsylvania. In accordance with other State and local Conferences, PRA is acting in an abundance of caution and is canceling the 2020 PDI, scheduled…

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Plan to join us for the PRA PDI on April 15th and the April 14th evening Town Hall

PENNSYLVANIA REHABILITATION ASSOCIATION SAVE THE DATE! The 2020 PRA PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE Central Pennsylvania College, Summerdale, PA 17093 April 14, 2020 Pre-Conference Evening Event: 7 PM Town Hall: Cross Systems Business Engagement (Panel) April 15, 2020 Main Conference Overview ***We anticipate to offer 6.75 credits including some Ethics credits!*** The PRA PDI Committee is in…

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It is with great pleasure that the PRA Board and Executive Officers announce the appointment of Teresa Mussano Hearn  to fill a vacant 2020 Board-Member-at-Large position for Amy Moore, who is now our 2nd V.P.  Teresa will complete Amy’s 3 yr., term which ends Dec. 2021. Teresa’s appointment will be updated in the PRA 2020 roster of the Board to…

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2019 PRA Annual Presidents Message

December 24, 2019 President’s Annual Message 2019 As we close out 2019, I would like to take a few minutes to share with you some of the great things that we have been able to accomplish this year, along with some of the strategic plans for the upcoming year. The year began for PRA with…

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MAR and JDP Professional Development Webinar is OPEN!

The 2020 NRA Mid-Atlantic Region (MAR) PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WEBINAR For Vocational Rehab Professionals FREE to MAR and JPD Members 1.0 CEU’S pending for CRCC and CESP January 29, 2020 Online at NOON – 1pm EST CLICK THE LINK BELOW to REGISTER TODAY https://www.123signup.com/register?id=rygpk SPACE IS LIMITED “The Voluntary Self-ID Form: Speak the Practical Language of…

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PRA Student Awards Nominations Sought for April 2020 PDI

The Pennsylvania Rehabilitation Association (PRA) would like to recognize outstanding Pennsylvania students who are majoring in the field of rehabilitation. This recognition will be accomplished by providing a $200 Monetary Award and a Certificate of Recognition to an Undergraduate and Graduate Student. The Awards will be presented at the PRA Professional Development Institute on April…

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PRA Announces New Board Members-at-Large Election Results

Our 2019 election of 2020 three year term new PRA Board Members-at-Large results are in. Thanks you to all PRA members who participated.  We are please to have; Tess Campbell Crystal Stuck,  Kelley McKee, and Garrett Huck  joining us. They will be participating in our January 17th, 2020 PRA Board meeting from 10am -2pm in the Giant…

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PRA Board Member-at Large Elections Completed

Our NRA assisted PRA Board Members-at-Large elections for the terms 2020-2023 have ended.  Thank you for your participation.  We had approximately 25% of our membership participate. We are indebted to James Liin, membership services and web coordinator from the National Rehabilitation Association- NRA for his technical assistance and prompt follow-up. Please check back on our…

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