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Become a Peer Support Specialist

 

Peer Support Specialists are a critical resource in the mental health and substance use recovery process. 

NAMI Juneau is pleased to be able to offer in-person Peer Support Specialist training programs. Our next in-person class will be April 8th-12th, 9AM-4PM. To register for this class, click the button above. 

The process to become a Peer Support Associate through this class is:

  • Attend 5 days of in-person classes from 9am-4pm, April 8th-12th

  • Location is in the SERRC TLC Large Classroom

  • 12 hours of self-directed videos or watch as a group

  • Submit an application to the State after completion of the course.  We will pay for the application fee and help you with your application

If you're interested but cannot attend this class, sign up for our interest list by clicking here so we can notify you about future trainings!

You can find virtual trainings here: https://alaskabehavioralhealth.org/trainings/peer-support-training/

Please note: This certification is available to anyone in recovery from substance use or mental illness. 

To learn more about Peer Support Specialists and find other training opportunities click here.  

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