October 10-12, 2017
Peer Support for Aging Populations is a three-day continuing education course. This training is for current Certified Peer Specialists who are interested in utilizing existing experience, skills and training to work with Older Adults living with mental health, behavioral health and/or co-occurring challenges. The training involves both lectures and group activities. This training is designed to provide a greater understanding of mental health challenges specifically for aging populations, as well as provide techniques for supporting older adults.
This training is sponsored by Community Care and provided at no cost to current Allegheny County Certified Peer Specialists.
Application deadline: September 29, 2017
Cost: No cost
Online application: https://mhaspwufoo.wufoo.com/forms/w2ad2cc1g2a6rq/