The Rehabilitation Counseling Program and Dr. Ralph Crystal received awards at this year’s Southeast Regional National Rehabilitation Association (SERNA) Conference held in Louisville, KY May 13-16, 2013.
The Wendell Taylor Memorial Award was presented to the UK Rehabilitation Counseling Program
This award is given to an individual or group whose dedication to rehabilitation motivates them to work without any or little financial reimbursement. The activities may be an independent operation or in cooperation with professional rehabilitation workers. Those nominated do not have to be a member of KRA.
The Ben Kauffman Award was presented to Dr. Ralph Crystal
The purpose of this award is to recognize outstanding service to the rehabilitation of individuals with disabilities. This award is to be presented to any employee of the federal, state, local governments, or private agencies. The recipient must be a member of KRA and have given exceptional services to citizens with disabling conditions.