Fall 2020 NCRE/RSA/CSAVR National Rehabilitation Education Online Conference Overview

The National Rehabilitation Education Conference is a means of facilitating communication and sharing information among professionals involved in training, recruiting, hiring and enhancing the development of qualified rehabilitation counselors. National Council on Rehabilitation Education (NCRE), Council of State Administrators of Vocational Rehabilitation (CSAVR) and Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA).

Message from the President – Online Conference

NCRE President, Dr. David Rosenthal – Conference Message

Online Conference Dates

Monday, October 26, 2020 – Friday, October 30, 2020: During these dates the Rehabilitation Service Administration (RSA) will be presenting. In addition to this, we plan to have additional pre conference workshops, and Welcome and Greetings from NCRE/RSA/CSAVR. Once the presentation dates and times have been confirmed the schedule will be shared here.

November 2020: Concurrent and Scientific Poster Presentations will be scheduled throughout this month. Final schedule will be shared in October 2020.

Conference Theme & Tracks

“Social Justice and Advocacy: Collective Actions in Extraordinary Times that Disrupt Disparities for People with Disabilities”

The conference will address the following tracks:

  1. Counseling and Supervision
  2. Educational Pedagogy and Strategies
  3. Employment
  4. Health and Functioning
  5. Inclusion, Equity, and Social Justice
  6. Legislative Policies
  7. Our Future: Graduate and Undergraduate Rehabilitation Education
  8. Research on Effectiveness of Partnerships and Collaboration

Call for Proposals

Deadline date to submit was Wednesday, September 2, 2020 by 9:00PM PT.  No late Proposals will be accepted.

Conference Agenda

Draft agenda to be announced by the end of September 2020.

Conference Registration Open!

Early Bird Rates will end Friday, October 16, 2020.

Members of the July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020 membership year will receive a reduced rate. To learn about membership please refer to the heading “Membership Categories” located to the right side of the page at this link 

Registration Categories and Ratesplease click on this link to view registration categories and fees for early and standard rates.

Registration (NEW PROCESS) to register for the conference please email the administrative office and you will receive the registration link based on your current membership or non-membership status within 12 to 48 business hours (Monday – Friday) at info@ncre.org

Sponsorship and Exhibitor Opportunities

To be announced by September 2020.

Continuing Education Units

Continuing Education Units (CEU’s) will be available for the following: Pre-Conference Workshops, General, and Concurrent Sessions and Poster Presentations conducted during the conference. CEU’s for ethics and general credits will be available to all CRC holders. The CRCC forms will be available onsite at the registration desk and will include more detailed information needed to obtain CEU’s.