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Agency Biography

The University of Recovery, Los Angeles, is a pioneering online institution with a mission to empower individuals on the journey of recovery from Substance Use Disorders and Mental Health Illnesses through education. Our purpose is to help individuals reclaim their lives and secure sustainable employment, enabling them to thrive and contribute positively to society.

We firmly believe in the transformative power of education, viewing it as a catalyst for personal growth, self-discovery, and enduring recovery. Through a diverse range of tailored courses, we aim to foster resilience, instill hope, and promote empowerment.

As a CalMHSA-approved provider of Medi-Cal Peer Support Specialist training, we proudly offer specialized programs that equip individuals to provide vital support in recovery journeys. Furthermore, we are actively developing advanced AOD & SUD training programs to expand our offerings and enhance the impact of our mission. Join us in this transformative journey towards brighter futures and meaningful contributions.

Medi-Cal Peer Support Specialist Certification Training Schedule

Training Method: Asynchronous & Online (Live) Training
Training Modality:  Cohort/Individual 
Training Length: 88.7 Hours or 3 weeks/21 days
Training Hours: 10:00 AM – 8:30 PM 
Registration Capacity: 60 students per cohort
Link to register for classes:

Program Contact Information:     

Ishmael Muhammad — Training Coordinator
Tel: 240-739-8914
[email protected]