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PROSPersonalized Recovery Oriented Services

What is PROS?

PROS stands for Personalized Recovery Oriented Services. PROS services are designed to help individuals develop strengths and skills to overcome barriers that prevent the achievement of life goals.

Who is eligible?

Individuals 18 years or older with a psychiatric disability, living in Albany or Rensselaer Counties and covered by Medicaid are eligible. Self-pay options are available.

Where do I go?

Northeast Career Planning’s PROS is located in Menands, NY. PROS services include both classroom activities and individual counseling. A recreational room and on site cafeteria are available.

What can I expect?

There are over 70 (45 minute) classes covering a variety of topics for individuals to choose from. PROS services are offered Monday through Friday 9am to 4pm.

Sample Schedule of PROS Classes

How does it help?

Participating in PROS can help you:

  • Live more independently in the community
  • Involve your family in your recovery
  • Develop a detailed road map to reach your goals
  • Build your support system through peer and professional interaction
  • Find direction and meaning in life

To find out more about PROS call and ask to speak with a PROS Practitioner. (518) 465-5204. Or e-mail

PROS Classes include:

  • Building Relationships
  • Constructive Communication
  • Wellness Self Management
  • Building Self Esteem
  • Interviewing Preparedness
  • Relapse Prevention
  • Independent Living Skills
  • Parenting
  • Meditation and Relaxation
  • Organizing Your Life
  • LGBTQ Related Topics

PROS can help you achieve your life goals:

  • Employment
  • Education
  • Housing
  • Parenting
  • Social Connections