This first part of this training consists of self-guided online learning, and is followed by a four day in-person training. Participants must complete online training to be admitted into the in-person training, and participants must complete both phases in order to be certified. Training applications will be accepted January 6-March 2, 2020.
Phase one (Online): January 27-April 3
phase two (in-person): April 21-24
Kirkwood Regional Center at the University of Iowa
2301 Oakdale Blvd, Coralville, IA 52241
About the Iowa Peer Support & Family Peer Support Specialist Training Program
The Iowa Peer Support & Family Peer Support Specialist program offers a robust catalog of education opportunities for Family Peer Support Specialist (FPSS), Peer Support Specialist (PSS), and supervisors in Iowa. Take advantage of these trainings to increase your marketability, improve your skills, and have a pulse on the mental health landscape in Iowa. Learn more about this program at www.iowapeersupporttraining.org.