Peer Support 102

Peer Support 102 contains 8 standalone training modules that are offered throughout the year online. Courses with * are only available to certified BHPSS with at least six months work experience. Space is limited in each class, registration is required.

  • BHPSS Ethics and Boundaries*
    • Course explores ethics and how it is applied to the profession of Behavioral Health Peer Support Specialist. Including role plays, formation of boundaries, and best practices.
  • Peer Leadership(PAL Project Training)
    • Course is design for the development and enhancement of individual and network peer leadership and advocacy skills. How do we get a seat at the table, have our voice be heard and create real change.
  • eCPR for Suicide Intervention*
    • eCPR is based on the principles found to be shared by several support approaches: trauma-informed care, counseling after disasters, peer support, emotional intelligence, suicide prevention, and cultural attunement. Read more about eCPR.
  • Best practices for clinical supervision*
    • Coming in 2021
  • Advance Psychiatric Directives (PAL Project Training)
    • APD’s are an effective recovery tool for those with mental health challenges. Training provides detailed instruction for developing and registering an APD.
  • Model for providing Peer Support*
    • Course covers the 3 phases of providing peer support. Includes role plays and solutions for overcoming barriers. If you want to increase your effectiveness as a peer supporter this is the model for you.
  • Professional Development*
    • This course will cover topics such as self-care, continuing education, and mentoring.
  • Recovery Program Must Haves
    • Best practices for running a recovery program. Includes 7 domains, self-evaluation, and steps for moving forward. Bring you peer support services to the next level.

Register for Trainings

Visit the PAL Project page to register for Peer Leadership or Advance Psychiatric Directives.

No other trainings scheduled at this time.