Agency Biography

The CAPS Academy is a statewide collaboration between three Peer Run agencies in California who have joined together to combine our experience, history, geographic reach, staffing, expertise, and capacity to meet the training needs for Medi-Cal Peer Support Specialists in California.

Mental Health Association of San Francisco is officially certified as a Medi-Cal Peer Support Specialist Certification Training Vendor and is working with Mental Health America of California (MHAC) and Project Return Peer Support Network (PRPSN) to offer innovative and unique learning opportunities for Peers statewide, leveraging their collective resources and knowledge.

Together we have over 40 years of combined education and training experience and the infrastructure to provide training in any urban, rural, virtual, in-person, or hybrid setting.

Medi-Cal Peer Support Specialist Certification Training Schedule

Training Method: Online only

Training Modality: Cohort Style (Day and Evening)

Training Length: 24 days total (Two-day sessions a week for each cohort)

Training Hours: Monday & Tuesday, 6 PM to 10 PM;

Wednesday & Thursday, 9 AM to 1 PM

Registration Capacity: 24 students maximum

2022 Registration Dates: June 27th – July 18th

Class Start Dates: Morning Cohort: August 31st, Evening Cohort: September 5th.

To Register for Class or for More Information:

https://www.prpsn.org/training-peer-support-network.html?id=179

Contact Information:
Georgie Sullivan – Training Assistant
Phone: (323) 772-9738
Email: [email protected]