The Healing Place

Registered Peer Support Specialist Training

Monday, July 30th:
Advocacy (7.5 hours)

Tuesday, July 31st:
Advocacy (2.5 hours)
Mentoring and Education (5 hours)

Wednesday, August 1st:
Mentoring and Education (5 hours)
Recovery Wellness Support (2.5 hours)

Thursday, August 2nd:
Recovery Wellness Support (7.5 hours)

Friday, August 3rd:
Ethics (8 hours)

$100 per day or $450 for the full week

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Upcoming 2018 Training Dates:

November 12-16


The Healing Place Women’s Campus
1503 S. 15th St.
Louisville, KY 40210

  • Registration begins at 7:30am daily
  • Training sessions are from 8am-5pm
  • Breakfast and lunch will be provided

For More Information:
Heather Gibson, Director of Program Services
502-568-6680 ext. 626

The Healing Place is approved by the Kentucky Alcohol and Drug Counselors Board to provide training for organizations and individuals seeking to be registered as an alcohol and drug peer support specialist.

Pursuant to KRS 309.080-309.089, applicants for registration as an alcohol and drug peer support specialist must complete:

  • 10 hours of advocacy training
  • 10 hours of mentoring and education training
  • 10 hours of recovery support training
  • 16 hours of ethics training
  • 3 hours of domestic violence training
  • 2 hours of HIV transmission, control, treatment, and prevention training