Peer Support Specialist Training
CULTIVATING A NEW LIFE THROUGH COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS
I developed this course to certify individuals to help peers in mental health recovery. This is a 50-hour training, after which individuals are eligible for a certification from the Oregon Health Authority Traditional Health Worker program as a Peer Support Specialist.
Some topics we cover:
Facilitating social justice
Addiction and peer support
Mental Health and the law
Visit the NAMI Multnomah page to apply and to see upcoming training sessions