The Certified Recovery Support Specialist (CRSS) is a credential for those who provide mental health or co-occurring mental illness and substance abuse peer support to others. A person with the CRSS credential uses unique insights gained through personal recovery experience.
The CRSS credential assures competence in advocacy, professional responsibility, mentoring, and recovery support. Persons with the CRSS credential are employed specifically to use their personal recovery experiences to facilitate and support the recoveries of others and to help shape the mental health system.
Persons with their CRSS infuse the mental health system with hope and empowerment, and improve opportunities for others to:
EFFECTIVE UTILIZATION OF CRSS PROFESSIONALS
(Provider Training Series)
CRSS CONTINUING EDUCATION UNITS (CEUs)
|April 14, 2014
|Healing with Nutrient Therapy||DBSA, Devon Bank Building, 6445 N.
Western Ave. Chicago, IL
|April 24, 2014
|Recovery & Empowerment Statewide Call Unlocking Our Potential||Moderated Teleconference|
|May 15, 2014
July 17, 2014
|CRSS Competency Training (Central Region)||Agriculture Building, Springfield, IL|
|July 15, 2014
October 28, 2014
|CRSS Competency Training (Southern Region)||Good Samaritan St. Mary's Hospital, Mt. Vernon, IL|
|August 20, 2014
September 10, 2014
|CRSS Competency Training (Northern Region)||Thompson Center, Chicago, IL|
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