RSPS 46-Hour Supplemental Training*

* This Course has a prerequisite, RSPS Core Training is the prerequisite for this training

The Recovery Support Peer Specialist (RSPS)/Mental Health Peer Specialist standardizes qualifications of those working in Recovery Support within the field of chemical dependency, mental health, and/or co-occurring disorders. The RSPS credentialing guidelines have been developed by the Texas Certification Board (TCB) and comply with Medicaid guidelines for billing Peer Recovery Support Services under Medicaid licensed providers. This course is a 5-day, interactive training. It includes 46 hours of instruction, presented in a combination of Instructor-Led-Instruction (ILT) and self-study. This course provides the necessary classroom hours to apply for the RSPS Initial Certification through the Texas Certification Board.

Required class time: 46 hours of combined ILT (36-hours) in a virtual learning environment and 10-hours of self-study. Class participants must attend all 5-days of ILT and complete all self-study and other assigned work, as well as pass the End of Course Assessment to get the certificate of completion for this class.

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