Do you know someone who has a lived mental health experience and would be an excellent candidate for the Certified Peer Specialist (CPS) profession?
Beginning Monday, April 1, through Friday, April 19, 2019, the Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual disAbility Services will accept applications for the Certified Peer Specialist Training Program.
Applications must be received by 3 p.m. on Friday, April 19, 2019. There will be no exceptions to this deadline.
In addition, all applicants must attend a Story-Telling training in order to apply for the CPS training. See our calendar for upcoming training dates.
Story Telling Training is a FREE resilience and recovery-oriented training recognizing that the stories of individuals, their recovery processes and the experiences of their family members are critical tools in moving system transformation forward.
Story Telling Training offers many helpful tools for sharing personal and challenging experiences in an inspiring, resilience and recovery-oriented way. Story Telling Training is a gateway for those who want to become active stakeholders and change agents throughout the behavioral health system and in their communities at large.