Agency Biography

Futuro Health is a non-profit organization focused on improving the health and wealth of communities by growing the largest network of allied healthcare workers in the nation. We make education journeys into healthcare careers possible by growing the talent that employers need and creating a path to the opportunity that workers want.

Futuro Health is pleased to offer a self-paced learning program for those interested in a Peer Support Specialist (PSS) career. Enrollment in our online PSS course is simple, and students can start immediately. Best of all, it prepares you for the Medi-Cal Peer Support Certification Exam.

Our program is designed for those who have overcome addiction, trauma, or other behavioral and mental health disorders – or is close to someone who has – using personal life experiences to empower and inspire others to achieve recovery. Developed by behavioral health experts, Futuro Health’s Peer Support Specialist program focuses on cultural competency, addiction recovery, trauma-informed care, mental health, and substance use, providing needed training for a fulfilling career in behavioral or mental health to guide others to positive outcomes.

Futuro Health is committed to helping you succeed in your career – choose our training and get started in our online program today.

Medi-Cal Peer Support Specialist Certification Training Schedule

Training Method:  Online (asynchronous, with scheduled coaching sessions)

Training Modality:  Individual

Training Length: Total of 80 hours, up to 8 weeks to complete the course

Training Hours: 24-hour access with scheduled coaching sessions weekly

Registration Dates: Starting October 1, 2022

Link to register for classes:  https://portal.futurohealth.org/Catalog/Preview?catalogID=19

Contact Information:                            
Jin Kim – Programs Development Manager
(503) 840-4158
[email protected]