Provider/Employer of Peer Services Training
This half day 4 hour training is intended for providers/employers of peer services such as directors, managers, supervisors and upper level management.
Certified Behavioral Health Peer Supporters are the newest edition to the behavioral health field. They utilized their “lived experience in recovery” to support clients in their recovery journey. Sounds simple, right? Yet, it can be a complex process. The most common question we are asked is, “What do peer supporters do?” We will explore that topic and all of those complexities of recruiting, hiring, training, supporting and maintaining peer support staff in this training.
This training explores the following –
- History of peer support
- Employer assessment and readiness evaluation
- Peer Supporter Standards
- Hiring and support for peer support staff
- Clinical Supervision
The cost of this training is $600 plus travel expenses