Mon, Dec 02|
Peer Support Specialist Certification Training Dec 2-6 (CLASS IS FULL)
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Time & Location
Dec 02, 2019, 9:00 AM – Dec 06, 2019, 5:00 PM
SC SHARE, 1924 Barnwell St, Columbia, SC 29201, USA
About the Event
The Peer Specialist Certification curriculum is designed to expose participants to a variety of topics to include the following thirteen domains: Recovery Principles, Peer Support Practices, Cultural Competence, Communication, Recovery & Personal Wellness Goals, Whole Health Approach to Services, Managing Crisis and Emergency Situations, Group Facilitation, Advocacy, Use of Recovery Tools, Workplace Skills, and Professional Development. SC SHARE hosts multiple trainings per year throughout the state. The class size is capped at 20. The class is kept to a manageable size so that students can grapple at a deeply personal level with the material during the discussion sessions. Class consists of 40 hours of intensive classroom training with 12 hours dedicated to a homework and final presentation. An examine is scheduled after classroom training commences. Certificates are issued by mail two weeks following the exam .
The $75.00 registration fee covers the cost of the SC SHARE Peer Support Specialist Certification course, training materials, and certification exam.