Join a Peer Support Community of Practice!

Four areas of focus, for adults and youth. All trainings are 1 hour, occurring monthly via phone.

Community of Practice for Adult Peer Support Specialists!

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Group discussions, collaborations, and trainings, with a focus on enhancing skills of the peer workforce, strengthening understanding of peer roles, discussing peer practices, and building a community of peer support specialists across Oregon, Washington, Idaho, and  Alaska.

To register, go to: https://communityofpracticepss.eventbrite.com
 


Community of Practice for Supervisors of Adult Peer Workers!

Group discussions, collaborations, and trainings, with a focus on supporting the peer workforce, enhancing understanding of peer roles, and building a community of peer supervisors!

To register, go to: https://communityofpracticesupervisors.eventbrite.com

For more information, contact Adrienne Scavera: ascavera@mhaoforegon.org

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Community of Practice for Youth Peer Workforce Training


Are you a youth peer support specialist in Idaho, Oregon, Alaska or Washington?

Learn about topics like:

  • The Peer Support Role
  • Working with Other Professionals
  • Self-Care
  • Strategic Sharing


Community of Practice Youth Peer Supervisor Training

Are you, or would you like to be a supervisor of youth peer support specialists (YPSS) in Idaho, Oregon, Alaska or Washington? Supervisors focus on enhancing youth driven practice, supporting the YPSS workforce, and building a community of peer supervisors!

Learn about supervising and supporting YPSS around topics like:

  • The Peer Support Role
  • Coaching vs. Supervision
  • Self-Care: Building a Workplace for Peers
  • Strategic Sharing
  • When Things Don’t Go As Planned…

And more!

To register for either training, go to: https://portlandstate.qualtrics.com/youthpeerworkforce

For more information, contact Caitlin Baird: baird5@pdx.edu

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Part of a partnership between Washington State University and Portland State University.