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Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Occupations

Individuals whose occupations are concerned with helping people deal with psychological, emotional and social problems or providing support for individuals who have an alcohol or drug use disorder.

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Thru: Academy of Peer Services

While designed for the certification of peer specialists, anyone with an interest in learning more about peer support is welcome to take courses.
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Academy of Peer Services

194 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY

M-F 9:00AM-5:00PM

Thru: Mental Health Association of Rochester/ Monroe County

To apply, applicants must (at a minimum): Have a mental health diagnosis, earned a high school diploma (or GED​/TASC equivalent) or more, and be a resident of Monroe County. The program seeks applicants with diverse experiences. People with mental health conditions who also have co-experiences such as a history of incarceration, homelessness, substance use, military service or identify as LGBTQ+, for example, are strongly encouraged to apply.
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Mental Health Association of Monroe County - Peer Support Service

344 N Goodman Street
Rochester, NY

Classes are held once a week with different days offered throughout the year.

Thru: Friends of Recovery-New York

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Friends of Recovery-New York

1529 Western Avenue
Albany, NY

Dates and times depend on trainer.

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