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Missouri Peer Specialist

Training Dates and Locations

Welcome

The Certified Peer Specialist (CPS) initiative is a significant part of the behavioral health transformation efforts taking place in Missouri. This Website is “home” to registration for training events, information on training content, the online exam and other information regarding Peer Specialists in Missouri. 

2022 CPS Trainings

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Missouri Credentialing Board will be indefinitely suspending the “live” trainings.  We are offering this training in a online format.

  • January 10-14, 2022
  • January 24-28, 2022
  • February 7-11, 2022
  • February 21-25, 2022
  • March 14-18, 2022
  • March 21-25, 2022
  • April 4-8, 2022
  • April 11-15, 2022
  • May 2-6, 2022
  • May 9-13, 2022
  • June 13-17, 2022
  • June 20-24, 2022
  • July 11-15, 2022
  • July 18-22, 2022
  • August 8-12, 2022
  • August 22-26, 2022
  • September 19-23, 2022
  • September 26-30, 2022
  • October 3-7, 2022
  • October 17-21, 2022
  • November 7-11, 2022
  • November 14-18, 2022
  • November 28-Dec. 2, 2022
  • December 5-9, 2022
  • December 12-16, 2022

Support systems are so important for mental health recovery.
Having the support of a peer with personal experience and understanding can make all the difference in the world.

Credit to the Missouri Mental Health Foundation with the help of the Missouri Department of Mental Health.

Training Expectations

Helpful Tools

Information regarding the purpose and content of the training and expectations for the role of the peer specialist.

Helpful Resources

Helpful Documents

The Pillars of Peer Support Services are recognized as valuable tools to support recovery. Each Summit generated a report  available for viewing on this website.

Info for Providers

Various articles assisting Recovery Providers are available in this section of the website. Items include first person accounts and various handouts.

Links & Resources

Links to other Peer Specialist resources. Convenient access to information regarding national, state and organization based activities related to peer support.