Peer Recovery & Support Specialist (PRSS) Certification

Continued Education Courses

    • Online, Self-Paced: Peer Recovery Support Specialist Ethics
      A brief overview of Ethical practice guidelines and PRSS are presented.
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    • Quantum Ethics Courses Currently Approved for NCB PRSS CEUs
      • Substance Abuse Counselor Ethics, Confidentiality, and Boundaries (Update)
        $45.00 | CE Hours: 9.00 | Intermediate | Access CE Course
      • Confidentiality: 42 CFR Part 2 Final Rule Update 2018 for Alcohol and Drug Treatment
        $7.50 | CE Hours: 2.50 | Intermediate | Access CE Course
      • HIPAA Privacy Rule and Sharing Information Related to Mental Health
        $3.00 | CE Hours: 1.00 | Intermediate | Access CE Course
      • Privacy and Security of Electronic Health Information (HIPAA)
        $9.00 | CE Hours: 3.00 | Intermediate | Access CE Course
      • HIPAA: Secure Electronic Health Records
        $6.00 | CE Hours: 2.00 | Intermediate | Access CE Course

    • Foundation for Recovery: Recovery Leadership Academy (Las Vegas)
      The Recovery Leadership Academy is a series of courses designed to give peer recovery specialists and recovery stakeholders specific skills to lead their communities, build capacity, and grow their networks.Each training provides 1.5 CEU endorsed by the Nevada Certification Board – continuing education requirements for state certified peer recovery specialists.
      Available Courses:

      • Advocacy and the Recovery Movement
      • Recovery Messaging and Media Training
      • Recovery Oriented Systems of Care
      • Creating a Culture of Recovery & Building Recovery Communities
      • Reducing Stigma; Social and Behavioral Change
      • Multiple Pathways to Recovery
      • Harm Reduction & Recovery
      • Medication Assisted Recovery
      • Recovery Community Organizations; Building Your Community-Based Organization
      • Recovery Supports and Peer Specialists; Efficacy, Training, and Sustainability
      • Organizing Your Community; Strategy, Tools and Tactics
      • Building Leaders
      • Sustainability and Development
      • Overdose Response TrainingFor more information about upcoming Foundation for Recovery trainings contact Sean O’Donnell at sodonnell@forrecovery.org, call or text (702) 461-9649, or visit the website.

    • Communicable Diseases – Online Video
      The purpose of this training is to help peer specialists understand their role in effectively supporting their clients living with communicable diseases. This training will inform peer specialists about high-risk health conditions associated with substance use disorders, special considerations when working with clients who have been diagnosed with a communicable disease, and their role in supporting these clients. In addition, this training will equip peer specialists with appropriate resources to which they can refer their clients when additional support is warranted.
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