For Immediate Release and on behalf of the Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification (CRCC)

The Governance Committee of the Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification (CRCC) is pleased to announce it is currently accepting applications for the following positions:

  • Two (2) At-Large Director positions on the CRCC Board of Directors;
  • One (1) Public Member Director position on the CRCC Board of Directors;
  • Two (2) Ethics Committee Member positions; and
  • One (1) Governance Committee Member position.

This is an exciting time to be involved with CRCC. As the world’s largest rehabilitation counseling organization dedicated to improving the lives of individuals with disabilities, CRCC is a vital, vibrant, and influential organization that not only supports CRC certification, but also provides leadership in advocating for the rehabilitation counseling profession. As such, CRCC is looking for those individuals who truly want to make a difference.

Elected individuals will serve a three-year term from July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2019. While the positions are unpaid, voluntary service positions, CRCC does pay travel and related expenses in accordance with its reimbursement policy.

Completed application materials, including two letters of recommendation, must be submitted electronically no later than December 4, 2015 by 5:00 pm CT. The Governance Committee will only accept applications submitted by this deadline when developing a slate of candidates to present to the Board of Directors.

If you know of someone who may be interested in serving as a Director or Committee Member, please pass along this information.

Position requirements and related information is located in the Candidate Interest Packets available at the following links:

At-Large Director –

Public Member Director –

Ethics & Governance Committee Member –

Individuals will be notified regarding status as a final candidate by February 1, 2016. Final candidates will be required to participate in a phone interview with a member of the CRCC Governance Committee, which will be scheduled during the first two weeks of February 2016. CRCC’s Board of Directors will consider a slate of candidates in late March 2016, with notifications sent to all final candidates by April 15, 2016.

Thank you for considering applying for a CRCC Director or Committee Member position. We look forward to receiving your application.

Patricia A. Costantini, RN, M.Ed., LPC, CRC, CCM, CLCP, LNCC, D-ABVE, CNLCP
Governance Committee Chair
Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification