If you are interested in receiving CPSS services for yourself, or are referring someone else for services, please use the contact form below! Also if you are interested in becoming a CPSS, let us know. We have trainings from time to time.
Want to host a training locally? We can fly out and provide the training in your hometown! This group's training took place in Massachusetts in 2015. Third overall CPSS training provided by trainers from Minnesota.
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Delman, D., Fougere, M., & Haupt, M. (2015, November 10). Being Seen! : Establishing Deaf to Deaf Peer Support Services and Training. Alexandria, VA: National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors.
Gournaris, M. J. (2015). Certified Peer Support Specialists: Advancing Peer Support Services in Deaf Mental Health Care. Journal of the American Deafness and Rehabilitation Association, 50(1), 1-15.
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Massachusetts Department of Mental Health (2015). DMH Connections Videos: Who are we? Retrieved from: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLGB0oZ9YOLGfDqFs7zikt-YQzAK9nJMII