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Media Contact: If you’re a member of the media looking for more information about the DBSA Peer Leadership Center and/or the emerging peer specialist workforce, please contact DBSA Vice President of External Affairs, Allen Doederlein or DBSA Programs Team.

MHA's National Certified Peer Specialist Credential - new opportunity

The NCPS credential is an opportunity for Peer Specialists to extend their existing certification and further demonstrate competencies, knowledge, and expertise.

DBSA Peer Specialist Training: Putting Your Passion for Peer Support to Work

DBSA Peer Specialist Training is a 40-hour training curriculum that teaches participants how to utilize their lived experience with mental health and substance use conditions, and trauma, to support and give hope to others’ recovery journeys.