Peer Support Academy 

20 hours of basic training in wellness, recovery, and ethics of peer support consistent with national IACP standards and certification as Peer Specialist.

Training incorporates physical and mental self defense training. Active wear required. Taught by peers and dual trained responder-professional counselors with “lived experience.”

Pre-requisite to attend Peer Specialist Academy, typically 6-12 months after basic training.

Clinicians and clergy are encouraged to attend. Cost $250, limited scholarships available.

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