New Eligibility Requirements

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New Eligibility Requirements

The Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association is happy to announce new streamlined eligibility requirements for certification!  

PRA currently offers two credentials. For those primarily serving Adults and/or Transition Age Youth (over age 16), PRA offers the Certified Psychiatric Rehabilitation Practitioner (CPRP) credential. For those primarily serving Children and Youth (under age 18), PRA offers the Child and Family Resiliency Practitioner (CFRP) credential.  

Before beginning an exam application, candidates must select the eligibility pathway through which they will pursue certification. The new CPRP and CFRP PRA eligibility requirements are as follows: 



If you are considering certification or have an application that is currently in process and have questions, please contact PRA at