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CORE Training for Peer Specialists
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The CORE training is a 24 hour, facilitated and interactive webinar via Zoom. This training is a prerequisite to the Mental Health Peer Specialist (MHPS) and Recovery Support Peer Specialist training (RSPS).
The CORE training is a prerequisite to the Mental Health Peer Specialist and Recovery Support Peer Specialist training. This training is intended for individuals who have lived experience with mental health challenges or substance use disorders and wish to use their personal experiences to help others on their recovery journeys.
What You’ll Learn
- Exploring the concept of lived experience, sharing personal stories, and understanding the different pathways to recovery.
- Acquiring the principles of peer support and applying them through activities and scenarios.
- Understanding the role of a peer professional, distinguishing it from clinical services, and exploring ethical considerations.
- Gaining insights into equity, justice, and the impact of oppression, understanding trauma-informed peer support, enhancing communication skills, and learning about validation, asking questions, and reflection in peer-based communication.
Path to MHPS & RSPS Certification
24 Hours ( 3 Days x 8 Hours)
9 am to 5 pm
Lived Experience in Mental Health or Substance Abuse
Laptop, Desktop or Tablet with Webcam
Why Choose Peer Academy?
Peer Academy’s training sessions are conducted entirely online, making them accessible from anywhere with a computer and reliable internet connection.
Our trainers at Peer Academy are certified and experienced peer specialists, dedicated to ensuring your success in the training program.
Exclusive Financial Aids
As a student enrolled in Peer Academy, you’ll have access to exclusive financial aid, stipends, and internship opportunities.
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