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Rehabilitation Psychology 2019 | Science and Practice Across the Lifespan

February 7-10, 2019 | Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista at Disney Springs

The 21st Annual Rehabilitation Psychology Conference is a continuing education program sponsored by the Division of Rehabilitation Psychology (Division 22) of the American Psychological Association (APA) and the Academy of Rehabilitation Psychology in affiliation with the American Board of Rehabilitation Psychology (ABRP), the Foundation of Rehabilitation Psychology (FRP), and the Council of Rehabilitation Psychology Postdoctoral Training Program (CRPPT). Rehabilitation Psychology is a specialty area within psychology that focuses on the study and application of psychological knowledge and skills on behalf of individuals with disabilities and chronic health conditions in order to maximize health and welfare, independence and choice, functional abilities, and social role participation across the lifespan. 

Call for Proposals

The Rehabilitation Psychology 2019 submission portal is now closed.

Submissions will be selected and presenter notified no later than the beginning of November.  Please check back as information about the schedule and specific programming will be provided here.

Hotel Information

Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista in the Walt Disney World® Resort

1751 Plaza Blvd | Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830

Use this link to reserve your room at the conference rate. Hotel reservations are now open and will be available until January 15, 2019 or until the group block is sold out. 


Childcare: Sitter Sharing Program


Attendees who are traveling with children are invited to participate in a sitter sharing program. We will be hiring sitters from College Nannies+Sitters+Tutors of Orlando/Windemere to provide on-site childcare Wed 2/6 – Sun 2/10. If interested, please email Abbey Hughes for more information. Costs of childcare will be divided among participating families based on hours of care used.


Please contact the Rehabilitation Psychology 2019 Program Chair, Dr. Ann Marie Warren.