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Peer Support Specialist Certification

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Centerstone

10101 Linn Station Rd

Suite 600

Louisville, KY 40223

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Centerstone KY is offering the Peer Support Certification program for those who desire to serve as a peer support specialist for adults or youth with mental health, substance use, or co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders or their family members.

This 8-day certification program combines the requirements for Adult, Family, and Youth Peer Support Specialists, including the Family Leadership Academy, with group instruction and breakout sessions specific to the needs of Adult, Family, and Youth Peer Support Specialists. The certification course will meet the requirements of the following Kentucky Administrative Regulations

Sessions offered for 2018:

  • March 26-April 4
  • May 21-31
  • July 23-August 1
  • September 24-October 3

Cost:

  • $350 per participant
  • $200 Scholarships are available for individuals (not with an employer providing human services)

To earn PSS Certification:

  • Attend all 8 days of Certififcation class IN FULL
  • Pass an oral exam
  • Pass a written exam

To receive an application: "Order" a ticket by clicking on the "Select a Date" button for the dates you are interested in attending. An application and more details will be provided to you.

For more infromation: Contact Joy Varney, Peer Support Coordinator Joy.Varney@centerstone.org 502-220-8498

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