FAVOR Upstate Certified Peer Support Specialist Training
December 6 @ 5:00 pm - December 23 @ 2:00 pm$250
Wednesday, December 6 (5:00-8:00 p.m.); Thursday, December 7 (5:00-8:00 p.m.); Friday, December 8 (1:00-6:00 p.m.); Saturday, December 9 (9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
Wednesday, December 13 (5:00-8:00 p.m.); Thursday, December 14 (5:00-8:00 p.m.); Friday, December 15 (1:00-6:00 p.m.); Saturday, December 16 (9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
Wednesday, December 20 (5:00-8:00 p.m.); Thursday, December 21 (5:00-8:00 p.m.); Friday, December 22 (1:00-6:00 p.m.); Saturday, December 23 (9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
HYBRID: Online (Zoom) and In-Person (FAVOR Upstate Greenville Center, 355 Woodruff Road, Suite 303, Greenville, SC 29607)
Who Should Attend
People in recovery who are interested in becoming a Certified Peer Support Specialist (CPSS). Interested individuals must submit application for initial screening.
REGISTRATION IS LIMITED TO 24 PARTICIPANTS.
The FAVOR Upstate CPSS Training provides a 46-hour educational opportunity designed for those individuals interested in actively serving as a CPSS. A CPSS is anyone interested in promoting recovery by removing barriers and obstacles to recovery and serving as a personal guide and mentor for people seeking or maintaining recovery. The training will provide participants with a comprehensive overview of the purpose and tasks of a CPSS and will explain the various roles associated with a CPSS. The training will also provide participants with tools and resources useful in providing recovery support services.
- Learn the roles and functions of a CPSS
- Build skills to enhance relationships
- Discuss co-occurring disorders and medication-assisted recovery
- Describe stages of change and their applications
- Address ethical issues and experience wellness planning
- Practice skills and documentation training
Terah Sheppard, FAVOR Upstate Project Coordinator, email@example.com
46 hours for certification as a Peer Support Specialist (if all sessions are attended in their entirety and the certification test is passed)
$250 (includes lunch [when applicable] and light refreshments)
November 24, 2023
This event is not hosted by DAODAS.