About Membership at USPRA

Thank you for your unwavering dedication to transforming the lives of persons with psychiatric disabilities to one of hope, self-determination, empowerment and recovery. Whether you are a practitioner, executive manager of an agency, researcher, educator, state or federal employee, student or individual in recovery—you have a unique opportunity to further our collective mission to advance the availability and practice of psychiatric rehabilitation so that all individuals with a serious mental illness have access to the supports they need to recover.


Now is your moment to strengthen your dedication and advance your career. USPRA membership fosters innovation, inspiration, and motivation. When you join the US Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association, you become part of a growing community of more than 1,400 individuals and agencies who know that recovery is REAL for persons with mental illness.


Together with our members, USPRA promotes a world in which individuals with mental illness can recover to achieve successful and satisfying lives in the working, learning and social environments of their choice. For more than 36 years, we have been dedicated to providing access, advocacy and strategies to implement state-of-the-art psychiatric rehabilitation and recovery-oriented practices through education and professional credentials, research, service outcomes and networking.  


Join today to be connected to a vast and diverse community of peers and colleagues, learn from experts in psychiatric rehabilitation, and discover the resources you need to make a difference today. Join Online




Membership Categories

You may join USPRA as an Individual Member, an Associate/ Student Member, an Organizational Member, an Associate Individual Member, or VA member. Learn More


Join or Renew Today

You may join USPRA or renew your membership quickly and easily online. If you wish, you may download an application  and fax it to our office at
703-506-3266. Join or Renew Online

Benefits of USPRA Membership

As a member of USPRA, you can learn from the experts in psychiatric rehabilitation, stay connected with your professional colleagues, and access the latest research in the field. Learn More



See what others have to say about their USPRA membership experience. Learn More


Dues Schedule

Learn about  the dues structure for USPRA.

Invite-A-Colleague Program

Learn about USPRA's new Invite-A-Colleague Program.

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"I choose to be a member because it provides a forum whereby I can collaborate with others engaging in the best practices of psychiatric rehabilitation. I can share views and approaches and gain new skills. USPRA has a vision that promotes recovery, hope and resiliency which is a great benefit to its members." 
-Ben Yoder, CPRP, Outreach Counselor, Laurel Hill Center