Agency Biography

DBSA has been a leader in providing peer support specialist training for 15+ years including training U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs employees as Veteran peer specialists. Our four-week course provides the flexibility of independent learning to work at your own pace, while still receiving hands-on experience to develop skills for job readiness and professional development. Course work includes reading, independent study, quizzes, evaluations, and final exam.

Medi-Cal Peer Support Specialist Certification Training Schedule

Training Method: Online only
Training Modality: Cohort style
Training Length: (80-hours over 4 weeks)
Training hours: Weeks 1, 2 and 4 are independent learning. Set your own hours. Week 3, is a 40-hour virtual workshop from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m (PST)
Registration Capacity: 20 students

Course Dates:
Sept. 19 – Oct. 14, 2022
Oct. 3 – Oct. 28, 2022
Oct. 17 – Nov. 11, 2022
Oct. 31 – Nov. 23, 2022
Nov. 14 – Dec. 9, 2022
Nov. 28 – Dec. 21, 2022
Jan. 3 – Jan. 27, 2023
Jan. 16 – Feb. 10, 2023
Jan. 30 – Feb. 24, 2023
Feb. 13 – Mar. 10, 2023

Registration Deadlines:
Sept. 12, 2022
Sept. 26, 2022
Oct. 10, 2022
Oct. 24, 2022
Nov. 7, 2022
Dec. 12, 2023
Dec. 26, 2023
Jan. 9, 2023
Jan. 23, 2023

To Register for Class or for More Information:
https://www.dbsalliance.org/get-involved/medical/?emci=d5173d85-80d8-ec11-b656-281878b8c32f&emdi=ea000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000001&ceid=

Contact Information:
Lisa Goduco
Phone: (708) 580-7565
Email: [email protected]