Your Journey to a Career in Mental Health Begins with Peer Academy

At Peer Academy, we believe in the transformative power of education. Dive into a comprehensive learning experience, designed with the modern student in mind. Our certified trainers, flexible scheduling, and innovative digital platform come together to offer you unparalleled guidance and support. Join us, and take the next step in your academic and professional journey. Every dream has a starting point – make yours with Peer Academy.

Online Training

Peer Academy’s training sessions are conducted entirely online, making them accessible from anywhere with a computer and reliable internet connection.

Certified Trainers

Our trainers at Peer Academy are certified and experienced peer specialists, dedicated to ensuring your success in the training program.

Flexible Training Dates

We offer multiple training dates, allowing you to pick a time that best suits your convenience and commitments. Ensure your learning aligns with your schedule, without compromise.

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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Who We Are

We are a program of form communities, a Texas-based 501(c)3 non-profit dedicated to removing barriers to community-based mental health recovery.


Our History

We have been training Mental Health Peer Specialists, primarily in Texas, but also from across the United States, Canada, and Mexico, since 2019.


Our Approach

Our trainings are focused on the official Texas Mental Health Peer Specialist curriculum, which we bolster with additional classes we’ve created

Professional Tutors

At Peer Academy, our commitment to quality education is reflected in the excellence of our trainers. Each trainer is not only certified but also carries the invaluable experience of being a peer specialist. This unique combination ensures that they possess both the theoretical knowledge and practical insights needed to guide you.

With our experienced and certified trainers, you’re not just learning – you’re preparing for success. They are there to mentor, support, and provide feedback, ensuring you gain the confidence and skills necessary to excel in the program and beyond.

Flexible Training Dates

In today’s fast-paced world, we recognize that every individual has unique schedules and responsibilities. That’s why at Peer Academy, we have prioritized flexibility in our training sessions. With multiple training dates available, you have the freedom to choose a day that perfectly aligns with your convenience and prior commitments.

Our aim is to make sure that your educational journey with us is smooth and unhindered. We want to empower you to merge your learning seamlessly into your daily life, allowing you to optimize your time without feeling the pressure of compromise.

With our flexible training dates, you no longer have to worry about missing out. Whether you have work responsibilities, family commitments, or other engagements, Peer Academy ensures that your learning experience fits comfortably within your calendar.

Learn From The Comfort of Home!

At Peer Academy, we understand the need for flexibility. That’s why we offer our training sessions 100% online, ensuring that wherever you are, as long as you have a computer and a stable internet connection, quality education is within your reach.

We offer multiple training dates, allowing you to select the one that best fits your schedule. No matter when you’re available, there’s a training session waiting for you.


“Peer Academy’s trainings transformed my ability to provide effective peer support. Highly recommended!”

Igor Landry

“Peer Academy trainings gave me the tools to be an effective peer support specialist. I feel more confident and competent in my role as a peer supporter.”

Kason Espinosa

“Highly recommend Peer Academy for peer support training! The instructors are knowledgeable and engaging.”

Angela Charlton


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Join 100+ successful students on the path to making an impact in a career in peer support