ACRONYMS 

AACAugmentative Alternative Communication
ACHCAccreditation Commission for Health Care, Inc.
ACTAssistive Computer Technology
ADAAmericans with Disabilities Act
ADDAttention Deficit Disorder
APSPMAgency Procurement & Surplus Property Manual
​ASDAutism Spectrum Disorder 
​ASHAAmerican Speech and Hearing Association
​ATLFAAssistive Technology Loan Fund Authority
BCOMBureau of Capital Outlay Management
BDMBusiness Development Manager
BHSBehavioral Health Services
BIBusiness Intelligence
BISBrain Injury Services
ATAssistive Technology
CAPClient Assistance Program
CAPPCommonwealth Accounting Policies & Procedures
CARFCommission on the Accreditation of Rehab Facilities
CATSCoordinated Area Transportation System
CBSCommunity Based Services
CDCCenter for Disease Control and Prevention
CDLCommercial Drivers License
CILCenter for Independent Living
COECouncil on Occupational Education
CEContinuing Education
CEUContinuing Education Unit
CFRCode of Federal Regulations
COOPContinuity of Operations Plan
CORFComprehensive Outpatient Rehabilitation Facility
COVKCCommonwealth of Virginia Knowledge Center
CRCCareer Readiness Certificate
CRCCertified Rehabilitation Counselor
CRCCCommission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification
CRCMSCommunity Rehabilitation Case Management Services
CRPCertified Rehabilitation Provider
CRPCommunity Rehabilitation Provider
CSAVRCouncil of State Administrators in Vocational Rehabilitation
CSBCommunity Services Board
CSEComputer Systems Engineer
CSFConsumer Services Fund
CSSTCommunity Support Services Team
CTATCenter Threat Assessment Team
DARSDepartment for Aging and Rehabilitative Services
DBHDSDepartment of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
DBVIDepartment for the Blind and Vision Impaired
DDHHDepartment  for the Deaf & Hard of Hearing
DDSDisability Determination Services
DGSDepartment of General Services
DHRMDepartment of Human Resource Management
DMASDepartment of Medical Assistance Services
DMVDepartment of Motor Vehicles
DOEDepartment of Education
DMEDurable Medical Equipment
DPNDisability Program Navigator
DRSDivision of Rehabilitative Services
DSADisability Services Agency
DSBDisability Services Board
DSCDisability Services Council
DSMDiagnostic and Statistical Manual of the American Psychiatric Association
DSSDepartment of Social Services
ECOEmergency Custody Order
EESExtended Employment Services
EMSEmergency Medical Services
ESOEmployment Service Organization
ESUEducation Services Unit
ETCEmpowerment Through Communication
ETOExternal Training Option
EWPEmployee Work Profile
FCRForms Cabinet Request
FDAFood & Drug Administration
FFYFederal Fiscal Year
FOIAFreedom of Information Act
FRSField Rehabilitation Services
GAGeneral Assembly
GTMGoTo Meeting
GWU-TACEGeorge Washington University Technical Assistance Center
HEAHigher Education Act
HHRHealth and Human Resources
HIPPAHealth Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
HIVHuman Immunodeficiency Virus
HRRCHuman Research Review Committee
HRHuman Resources
IARInternet Action Request
​ICDInternational Classification of Diseases
IDIntellectual Disability
IDEAIndividuals with Disabilities Education Act (reauthorized in 2004 as IDEIA)
IEPIndividual Education Plan
IPEIndividualized Plan of Employment
​IRBInstitutional Review Board
IRIInstitute on Rehabilitation Issues
ISAAInformation Security Access Agreement
ITACInformation Technology Advisory Committee
JANJob Accommodation Network
JCTSJob Coach Training Services
LPILeadership Profile Inventory
LTESSLong Term Employment Support Services
LTSPLife Skills Transition Program
MOUMemorandum of Understanding
NCSTNew Counselor Skills Training
NEONew Employee Orientation Program
NHTSANational Highway Traffic Safety Administration
NISHNational Industries for the Severely Handicapped
NRANational Rehabilitation Association
NTIDNational Technology Institute for the Deaf
OD&QAOrganizational Development & Quality Assurance
OGSOutside Medical Goods & Services
OOSOrder of Selection
OSHAOccupational Safety & Health Administration
OTOccupational Therapy
PASPersonal Assistance Program
PASSPlan to Achieve Self Support
PDPolice Department
PERTPostsecondary Education Rehabilitation Transition Program
PE/QAProgram Evaluation/Quality Assurance
PIIPersonally Identifiable Information
PIMPerformance Improvement Model
PPEPersonal Protective Equipment
POPurchase Order
PTPhysical Therapy
PMSPerformance Management System
PPSPhysical Plant Services
PTPhysical Therapy
PWPEPhysical Work Performance Evaluation
RCDRehabilitation Counselor for the Deaf
RDRegional Director
RDResource Directory
RERehabilitation Engineering
​RESNARehabilitation Engineering Society of North America
RMSRecords Management Services
RSARehabilitative Services Administration
RSIFRehabilitative Services Incentive Fund
RTRehabilitative Technology
RTWReturn To Work Program
SARASituation Awareness and Response Assistant
SASSubstance Abuse Services
SCISpinal Cord Injury
SESupported Employment
SEESelf - Employment Enterprises
SERTSupported Employment Resource Team
SFYState Fiscal Year
SIPStudent Internship Program
SLPSpeech & Language Pathology
SMISerious Mental Illness
SRCState Rehabilitation Council
SSASocial Security Administration
SSDISocial Security Disability Insurance
SSISupplemental Security Income
TALTime and Leave Attendance System
TANFTemporary Assistance to Needy Families
TBDTo be Determined
TBITraumatic Brain Injury
TESSTechnology & Employment Support Services
USDOEUnited States Department of Education
VAVeterans Administration
VaACCSESVA Association of Community Rehabilitation Providers
VaAPSEVA Association of Persons in Supported Employment
VATSVirginia Assistive Technology System
VBPDVA Board for People with Disabilities
​VBWDVirginia Board for Workforce Development
VCCCVITA Customer Care Center
VCUVirginia Commonwealth University
VDHVirginia Department of Health
VEVocational Evaluation
VECVirginia Employment Commission
VIBVA Industries for the Blind
VIEWVA Initiative for Employment not Welfare
VITAVirginia Information Technology Agency
VOPAVirginia Office on Protection and Advocacy
​VPASValley Program for Aging Services
VRVocational Rehabilitation
VRAVirginia Rehabilitation Association
VRCBIVA Rehabilitation Center for the Blind & Vision Impaired
​VRSVirginia Retirement System
VTVocational Training
VTCVideo Conferencing
WASWrap-Around Support Services
WIBWorkforce Investment Board
WIOAWorkforce Innovation & Opportunity Act  (Rehab Act of 1973/Workforce Investment Act of 1998 Reauthorization)
WWRCWilson Workforce and Rehabilitation Center
WWRCFWWRC Foundation