Peer Recovery Specialist Roles, Training and Supervision

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Date(s) - 09/27/2015
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

UT School of Social Work


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  • Joseph Sanchez,  PRS/ Trainer/ Consultant, founder of Think Recovery

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From Recovery Coaches to Recovery House Managers to Program Supervisors and Administrators, Peer Recovery Specialist play an important role within a recovery-oriented system of care. Explore these roles and the future of Peer Recovery Specialist with the State’s Trainer of Trainers, Joseph Sanchez.

At the close of this session, participants will be able to:

  1. Discuss the various Peer roles and common misunderstanding around them- role clarity.
  2. Describe the type of training, supervision and certifications that are available.
  3. List workforce or leadership roles Peer Recovery Specialists should be playing as we move towards a recovery-oriented system of care.