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Resources for Peer Support and Family Peer Support Specialists

Current Job Openings

Training for Peer Support Specialists

Training for Family Peer Support Specialists

Certification Information

Family Peer Support Specialist Certification Application

Certified Peer Recovery Specialist Handbook

Recertification Application

If you have any questions, please contact emily@namiiowa.org


Family Peer Support Specialist Trainings 2020

April 2020

Coralville, Kirkwood Community College, 2301 Oakdale Blvd Apply: January 6-March 2

Online training: January 27-April 3

In-person training: April 21-24

August 2020

Ames, Gateway Hotel & Conference Center

2100 Green Hills Drive

Apply: May 4-June 29

Online training: May 25-July 31

In-person training: August 18-21

November 2020

Cedar Rapids The Hotel at Kirkwood Center 7725 Kirkwood Blvd SW Apply: July 27-Sept 21

Online training: August 17-October 23

In-person training: November 10-13

Click here for more information and to submit an application.


Peer Support Specialist Trainings 2020

March 30-April 3, 2020

Dubuque, Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque, 700 Locust Street, Suite 195,

Apply: January 20-Feb 24

Online training: Feb-24-March 20

In-person training: March 30-April 3, 2020

June 8-12, 2020

Sioux City, Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Room, 30 3rd St

Apply: March 30-May 4

Online training: May 4-May 29

In-person training: June 8-12, 2020

September 21-25

Iowa City, Clarion Highlander, 2525 North Dodge St

Apply: July 30-Aug 17

Online training: Aug 17-Sept 11

In-person training: September 21-25

November 16-20

Ames, Gateway Hotel & Conference Center, 2100 Green Hills Drive, Ames, IA, 50014

Apply: Sept 7-Oct 12

Online training: Oct 12-Nov 6

In-person training: Nov 16-20

Click here for more information and to submit an application