The Treatment and Learning Center’s Outcomes Service Awarded Three-Year CARF Accreditation

Rockville, MD — January 9, 2013 — CARF International announced that The Treatment and Learning Centers has been accredited for a period of three years for The Outcomes Service, Community Employment Services: Employment Supports, Community Employment Services: Job Development, Comprehensive Vocational Evaluation Services, Employee Development Services, and Transition Services programs. The latest accreditation is the sixth consecutive Three-Year Accreditation that the international accrediting body, CARF, has awarded The Treatment and Learning Centers.

This accreditation decision represents the highest level of accreditation that can be awarded to an organization and shows the organization’s substantial conformance to the CARF standards. An organization receiving a Three-Year Accreditation has put itself through a rigorous peer review process. It has demonstrated to a team of surveyors during an on-site visit its commitment to offering programs and services that are measurable, accountable, and of the highest quality.

The Treatment and Learning Centers is a non-profit organization with offices at Rockville, MD. It has been providing The Outcomes Service in the Rockville area since 1986.

CARF is an independent, nonprofit accrediting body whose mission is to promote the quality, value, and optimal outcomes of services through a consultative accreditation process that centers on enhancing the lives of the persons served. Founded in 1966 as the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, and now known as CARF International, the accrediting body establishes consumer-focused standards to help organizations measure and improve the quality of their programs and services. For more information about the accreditation process, please visit the CARF website at

For additional information, contact The Treatment and Learning Centers at 301.424.5200.