Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association and Foundation

CPRP Prep Course

Offered both online and in-person, the CPRP Prep Course is the best way to prepare for the CPRP exam and gain a thorough understanding of psychiatric rehabilitation. The course provides an overview of the development of the credential, comprehensive training in each of the seven domains that comprise the practice of psychiatric rehabilitation, the application of the Practitioner Code of Ethics to everyday practice and study skills as you complete your study to for the exam.

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The CPRP Prep course is a combination of instruction and opportunities to apply educational content to improve your skills as a practitioner. The course is divided into seven modules:

  1. Domain I: Interpersonal Competencies
  2. Domain II: Professional Role Competencies
  3. Domain III: Community Integration
  4. Domain IV: Assessment, Planning and Outcomes
  5. Domain V: Strategies for Goal Achievement
  6. Domain VI: Systems Competencies
  7. Domain VII: Supporting Health and Wellness

The CPRP Prep Course provides future CPRPs with 20 contact hours toward their educational requirement. Since this is an introductory course, a current CPRP cannot apply this course toward the education requirement for re-certification.

The CPRP Prep Course is offered in-person and online:

CPRP Six Week Online Prep Course 

Start:  January 16, 2017
End:  February 26, 2017

Continuing Education: 20 hours
Cost: $295.00

The course is a self-paced, interactive online training that you can access from your home or office on your schedule.



Also available for in-person delivery for organizations wishing to provide training for a team. Contact us for details.

Cancellation & Refund Policy

Cancellation and refund requests for conference, course, training and events registrations should be received in writing. Refund payments may take up to six weeks for processing from the date of your refund request. PRA follows the following policy:

  • 30 days or more (prior to the course start date): PRA will issue a refund for the registration amount minus a $50 processing fee
  • 30 days to one (1) week (prior to the course start date): PRA will issue a refund for the registration minus a $100 processing fee
  • Within one (1) week of the program start date: No refunds will be provided within one (1) week of the start of the course

Retake Policy

If a course cannot be completed due to an unforeseen act of God or other extenuating circumstances, participants must notify PRA in writing as soon as possible. PRA reserves the right to request supporting documentation and will handle these instances on a case by case basis. If approved, the course may be retaken for a $75 retake fee. Participants that do not successfully complete a course without prior written notice, will not be eligible for retake, but are welcome to reattempt the course at full price.