PRSS Supervisor Training: IN-PERSON (Reno/May)

Reno , NV
17 May 2024
University of Nevada, Reno: Redfield Campus


A certified peer recovery and support specialist supervisor (PRSS-S) is an individual who supervises PRSS workers with lived experience in recovery from substance use, problem gambling, mental health and/or other co-occurring challenges. As of August 1st, 2023, anyone supervising Peer workers needs to be certified in Nevada. Supervisors will develop an understanding of the role of peer workers, the responsibilities of a supervisor, and effective supervision strategies.

Learning Objectives:

1. Clearly define the role of a Peer Recovery Support Specialist (PRSS).

2. Gain familiarity with the Domains and Guiding Principles of Recovery.

3. Understand the process of becoming a Certified PRSS in Nevada.

4. Apply supervision techniques and strategies to effectively support peer-based recovery supports.

5. Acquire knowledge on the steps involved in becoming a Certified PRSS Supervisor.

Location: University of Nevada, Reno - Redfield Campus, 18600 Wedge Pkwy, Reno, NV 89511

Presented by: Jordan Baez, MS

Continuing Education Units: 6 CEUs

This training is approved for continuing education by the Nevada Certification Board for PRSS as well as by the boards listed here. This course DOES NOT satisfy supervision hours for the LADC/CADC board.

*CASAT has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6492. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. CASAT is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

Presentation materials are not for reproduction or distribution without specific written authorization. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in our courses are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of CASAT.



Date Fri, May 17 9:00 am GMT-7 (America/Los_Angeles)
End Date Fri, May 17 4:30 pm GMT-7 (America/Los_Angeles)
Registration Start Date Thu, Nov 16 12:00 am GMT-8 (America/Los_Angeles)
Event Time Zone PDT
Capacity 25
Spots Available 15
Cut Off Date Sun, May 19 12:00 am GMT-7 (America/Los_Angeles)
Individual Price $110.00
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