Webinar 3: Peer Certification


 California Institute for Behavioral Health Solutions 

Peer Leadership Institute (PLI) 

Webinar 3: Peer Certification

Webinar Description 

Did you know 35 other states have a special certification for Peer providers? Learn where California is in the process of creating a Peer Provider certification, what it means for peer providers already working in the field, and ways to get involved. 

Funded by the Office of Statewide Planning & Development (OSHPD), the Peer Leadership Institute (PLI) is a one-year project featuring a series of trainings and webinars through June 2016. 


There is no cost to attend the webinar. 

Who Should Attend 

Individuals with lived experience as consumers, family members, parents, and caregivers who are currently employed or volunteers in the public mental health system in Contra Costa, Solano, Sonoma and Napa counties & CBOs. Please note only participants in these four counties are eligible. 

For More Information 

Kimberly Mayer, Associate Director, CIBHS 


Registration support, contact: 

Kelly Bitz, Program Support Specialist, CIBHS 

kbitz@cibhs.org; (916) 379-5322 


Thursday, September 24, 2015 

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM (PDT) 

This webinar will be recorded for later viewing at www.mentalhealthworkforce.org 

Registration Link 



GoToWebinar After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. 

Learning Objectives 

Attendees will learn what Peer Certification is, and the status of this new certification in California. 

Attendees will receive information about what impact certification may have on those already working in the field. 

Attendees will be provided with information on ways to continue to be involved and learn more about Peer Certification in California. 


For information on additional trainings and resources: www.mentalhealthworkforce.org/PLI 


California Institute for Behavioral Health Solutions (formerly CiMH) 2125 19th Street Sacramento, CA 95818 (916) 556-3480 (916) 556-3483 www.cibhs.org