NYSCRA Upcoming Events:

NYSCRA proudly hosts Relaxation Techniques for Court Reporters Webinar featuring relaxation expert Jeffrey Migdow, M.D.

Tuesday, June 2, 7:00 p.m. E.T. (one hour)


This webinar will cover:
General information about stress as it relates to court reporters
The physiology of stress and relaxation
Flight or fight response
How external events - and even more so, our thoughts - create tension in body and mind
Using our body and mind to release tension and relax
Breathing, movement, and affirmations
Relaxation exercises
Question and answer period

Dr. Jeffrey Migdow, M.D., is a holistic medicine specialist in Lenox, MA. He graduated from University of Illinois College of Medicine Chicago and combines over 30 years of expertise in yoga with his background as a holistic physician and general medicine practitioner. He is the former director of the Kripalu Yoga Teacher Training Program, and he writes about and teaches yoga, holistic health, and medicine. He is the coauthor of Breathe In, Breathe Out: Inhale Energy and Exhale Stress by Guiding and Controlling Your Breathing.

Fee: Members ($15), Nonmembers ($25)


 Questions? Contact Joshua Edwards. [email protected]


NYSCRA Court Reporting Student FREE WEBINAR Wednesday, May 20th 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. E.T.

 All stenographic court reporting students are invited. 

We will discuss fundamental concepts of being a successful court reporter:
Knowing Your CAT software
The Importance of Words
Understanding Legislation
Working in CART vs. Freelance Reporting
$$$ Money $$$
State Associations and Mentors

Joshua Edwards, NYSCRA President and CART Captioner
Dominick Tursi, Official Federal Court Reporter, Board Member
Karen Perlman, Certified Stenograph Trainer, Board Member
Christopher Day, Senior Court Reporter, Board Member
Yuliya Yemtsova, CART Captioner and Freelance Court Reporter 

For security purposes, registration is required, and only registered attendees will be admitted to the Zoom meeting.

Click HERE to Register 

Questions? Contact Joshua Edwards. [email protected]

New Online Workshops Coming this Fall!  

Realtime Refinement 2020 

Workshops will outline the elements of realtime writing, dictionary maintenance & more:

 Review of basic rules: word parts/briefing/routines/designations
Software tweaks/macros/purging & modifying entries
Viewing connections/streaming
Evidence-based techniques to overcome test-taking anxiety