Peer Recovery and Support Specialist (PRSS) Supervisor Certification

Interim PRSS Supervisor Application

  • Download Application
  • Please scan and send completed applications to jbaez@casat.org.
  • Please allow up to 45 days for you application to be reviewed. The review committee meets one a month.
  • This interim approval will last 6 months. You must also apply for the permanent PRSS Supervisor Certification though Certemy beginning August 2022.
Peer Supervisor

Approved Interim PRSS Supervisors – More to come!

(alphabetical by first name)

  1. Casey Casillas-Nichols, NBH Support Cente, Las Vegas
  2. Chelsi Cheatom, TracB Exchange and PACT, Las Vegas
  3. Cheryl Nixon, Alta Vista Mental Health, Reno, NV
  4. Denise Hecht-Mack, Capital City Circles, Carson City
  5. Derek Harper, Las Vegas
  6. Donald Griffith, Black Wall Street, Reno
  7. Jordan Baez, Center for the Application of Substance Abuse Technologies (CASAT), Reno
  8. Kyle Sundland, Northern Nevada Hopes, Reno
  9. Lisa Lee, Roots to Wings Consulting, Reno
  10. Mary Charles, Our Place, Reno, Nevada
  11. Mike Fuller, Molina Healthcare
  12. Rhonda Fairchild,
  13. Steven Arm, Rural Nevada Counseling, Silver Springs
  14. Terry Binkley, TracB Exchange, Reno
  15. Tina Fennel, Foundation for Recovery

Free, Pre-Approved, Online Peer Supervisor Training for NCB Peer Recovery and Support Specialist (PRSS) Supervisor Certification

This is one of several peer recovery support specialist (PRSS) supervisor training opportunities that is pre-approved for the Nevada Certification Board’s PRSS Supervisor Certification (required by SB 69) that will launch by September 2022. 

The Foundation for Recovery will be offering in-person training.  You can contact them directly:

For Recovery Website
info@forrecovery.org
(702) 257-8199 

I will be sharing other opportunities through the NCB mailing list, but if you want to get a head start on the required PRSS Supervisor training, this is a great opportunity.

Ohio Mental Health and Addiction Services
20-hour Combined PRSS Peer Recovery Support Certification Series and OhioMHAS Online Peer Supporter Supervision Training
 

The four-hour sessions are offered on various Fridays throughout the year, BUT you must complete 16-hour Peer Recovery Support Certification series as well (11 self-paced modules).  You can submit the combination of courses into Certemy (after September 2022) for the PRSS Supervisor training requirement.

Update – If you have already taken the PRSS 101 course, you may be able to skip some  of the 11 modules.  To be announced by August 15, 2022.

1. Complete e-Based Academy Courses

Eleven e-Based Academy courses (16 hours) must be completed as your first step. Save your certificates of completion for each course.

Register for your free eBased Academy account at Ebase Academy.

  1. Introduction to Certified Peer Recovery Support for Certified Peer Recovery Supporters
  2. History of Substance Use, Mental Health, and Advocacy for Certified Peer Recovery Supporters
  3. The Recovery Environment for Certified Peer Recovery Supporters
  4. Cultural Competency for Certified Peer Recovery Supporters
  5. Ethics and Boundaries for Certified Peer Recovery Supporters
  6. The Spirit of Motivational Interviewing for Certified Peer Recovery Supporters
  7. Trauma Informed Care for Certified Peer Recovery Supporters
  8. Understanding Human Trafficking for Certified Peer Recovery Supporters
  9. Health and Wellness for Certified Peer Recovery Supporters
  10. Supervision for Certified Peer Recovery Supporters
  11. Realities of Peer Recovery Support for Certified Peer Recovery Supporters

2) OhioMHAS Online Peer Supporter Supervision Training


For more information visit OhioMHAS Event Details

2022 Dates for OhioMHAS Online Peer Supporter Supervision Training
(More dates available in 2023)

August 5, 2022
Fri, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM EDT (7:00 AM – 11:00AM Pacific Time)
OhioMHAS Online Peer Supporter Supervision Training

September 2, 2022
Fri, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM EDT (7:00 AM – 11:00AM Pacific Time)

OhioMHAS Online Peer Supporter Supervision Training

October 7, 2022
Fri, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM EDT (7:00 AM – 11:00AM Pacific Time)
OhioMHAS Online Peer Supporter Supervision Training

November 4, 2022
Fri, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM EDT (7:00 AM – 11:00AM Pacific Time)
OhioMHAS Online Peer Supporter Supervision Training

December 2, 2022
Fri, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM EST (7:00 AM – 11:00AM Pacific Time)
OhioMHAS Online Peer Supporter Supervision Training