Peer Support Specialist

Become a Certified Peer Support Specialist

Peer Support Specialists are people living in recovery with mental illness and / or substance use disorder and who provide support to others whom can benefit from their lived experiences.

The North Carolina Certified Peer Support Specialist Program requires that a peer has met a training requirement.

Professional Development & Peer Support

Join other peer support professionals by building upon your PSS skills.

  • Motivational strategies
  • Problem solving
  • Critical thinking and contextualizing

  • Attendees will receive training to enhance their employment opportunities and navigate the responsibilities of a Peer Support Specialist.

    Community Partnerships & Peers

    WellSurgent partners with other community,peer-operated, and faith-based organizations to develop a strong network.

    By doing so we create communication channels to reach those in need of the tools and resources that these evidence-based, peer support trainings and groups can provide.