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Peer Recovery Support: Extending the Hand of Hope
During this webinar, the panelists will discuss the importance of the Peer Recovery Support Specialists (PRSS) role in helping those struggling with substance use and mental health issues, their experiences working as a PRSS, and how behavioral health systems can integrate the PRSS positions within their departments. There will be an opportunity for questions from the audience. All those interested in learning more about the PRSS position are encouraged to attend.
1. Educate and increase awareness about the importance of the Peer Recovery Support Specialist position
2. Provide an overview of PRSS roles and responsibilities
3. Reduce stigma related to the PRSS role and recovery community
4. Provide a brief overview on how to become a Certified Peer Recovery Support Specialist (C-PRSS)