PeerPlus Registration

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Youth Peer Support Specialist Certification Training

Our Youth Peer Support Specialist training, PeerPlus, is a forty-hour Oregon Health Authority approved training for peer support specialists specifically tailored to fit the needs of youth/young adult peer support providers. This training enables peer support providers to register with the state as certified peer support specialists. This training provides a well-rounded, uniform base of knowledge and covers a variety of support methods centered on the lived experiences of the peer. 

Training topics include (but are not limited to):

  • Youth engagement
  • Trauma-informed care
  • Person-centered planning
  • Confidentiality
  • Mandatory reporting
  • Grief
  • Suicide
  • Domestic violence
  • Sexual assault
  • History of the peer movement
  • Development of the peer profession
  • Youth developmental assets
  • Ethics and boundaries

PeerPlus is largely an instructor­lead training that includes powerpoint ­based instruction, videos, facilitator storytelling, group discussions, and role-playing. The training emphasizes the value of participant experience and encourages participants to share their stories and ideas during the training.

Training Schedules and Locations



PeerPlus (May 2017) 
Location: Lane County (address TBA)

Monday, May 22nd, 2017 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday, May 24th, 2017 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday, May 25th, 2017 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday, May 26th, 2017 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

PeerPlus (TBD, Summer 2017)
Location: Eastern Oregon (location TBA)

Monday, 2017 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday, 2017 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday, 2017 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday, 2017 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday, 2017 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Registration Payment

To pay for registration via credit card, add a registration application to your cart and follow the steps to checkout. A confirmation email will be sent to you upon completion.

Early Bird Registration: For May 2017 Training, Early Bird Registration is open until May 10th, 2017.

For 2 or more individuals from the same agency that wish to register. Registration cost is $350/person. 

To pay for registration by check, add a registration application to your cart and enter "ymocheck" in the "Coupon" field and complete checkout. A confirmation email will be sent to you upon completion. Your confirmation number MUST be listed as a memo on your check in order to be accepted. Please make checks payable to:

Youth M.O.V.E. Oregon
P.O. Box 583
Eugene, OR 97440 

Questions

If you need assistance or have questions about this training, please contact Maria Huffine at 541-521-7127 or maria@youthmoveoregon.com.