What is CPRP?

Certified Psychiatric Rehabilitation Practitioner (CPRP) examination is a test-based credential developed specifically for psychiatric rehabilitation professionals.

The CPRP examination tests competencies in seven research-based practice domain, identified and validated through rigorous research by experts in the field.

Agencies can rely on the CPRP exam to help determine the essential competencies of staff in the specialized field of psychiatric rehabilitation.


The CPRP training focuses on seven essential competency domains of psychiatric rehabilitation:

  1. Interpersonal Competencies
  2. Professional Role Competencies
  3. Community Integration
  4. Strategies for Facilitating Recovery
  5. Assessment, Planning, and Outcomes
  6. Systems Competencies
  7. Supporting Health & Wellness



VWO: $450 per pax after 40% VCF Subsidy (Singaporean / PR)

VWO: $600 per pax after 20% VCF Subsidy (Work Permit/Employment Pass/S Pass Holders)

Non VWO: $750 per pax

Note: VWO applicants are to apply online directly via VWO corner link at for the VCF training grant at least one month before course starts.

Organised By:

Association for Psychiatric Rehabilitation (Singapore)


27th to 29th March 2017
(Course Over)


9:00am to 6:00pm


Hougang Care Centre

Training Room Basement 1
20 Buangkok View
Buangkok Green Medical Park
IMH Block 4
Singapore 534194




DrCareyPrior to joining the Behavioral Health Counseling faculty in 2011, Dr. Carey was a full-time faculty member for 10 years in Drexel‘s Department of Psychiatry, Division of Behavioral Healthcare Education.

She has over 20 years of experience in behavioral health program planning and management, continuing education training, and policy development. Dr. Carey is a Commissioner for the United Stated Psychiatric Rehabilitation Certification Commission (USPRA), a member of the International Committee for Psychiatric Rehabilitation Inclusion, and is the current Chair of the PRA Test Oversight Committee. She has worked as a consultant to Pennsylvania’s Office of Mental Health and Substance Abuse implementing PR services in Pennsylvania. As a USPRA approved provider, Dr. Carey is a high-quality continuing education trainer delivering workshops and trainings both nationally and internationally. Most recently, Dr. Carey presented at the World Health Organization Psychosocial Rehabilitation Conference in Milan, Italy and assisted in implementing The Recovery House program in Karachi, Pakistan.

As a frequent guest lecturer and workshop presenter, Dr. Carey has presented on psychiatric rehabilitation, evidence-based best practices, recovery-oriented services, treatment planning, behavioral health care system practices, program planning, and implementation courses. Dr. Carey held the post of the chief presenter of the Orientation to Psychiatric Rehabilitation Principles and Practices the PA OMHSAS mandated training for psychiatric rehabilitation program licensure. Workshop topics in psychiatric rehabilitation presented by Dr. Carey also include: Choosing Rehabilitation Goals, Curriculum-based Teaching, Putting the Core Values and Principles into Practice; Transforming Skills into Valued Roles; Overview of Recovery Documentation; and Planning/Leading Psychiatric Rehabilitation Groups. Her articles on direct-care staff development in community-based treatment settings have been published in the “Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal”; “Psychiatric Services”; and “PSYR Connections”.


If you are interested in Certified Psychiatric Rehabilitation Practitioner (CPRP) examination training programme,

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For registration, please complete the form below by 6th March 2017

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