Peer Support/Addiction & Recovery Short-Term Technical CertificateThis program is available at the Beavercreek and Springfield - Leffel Lane locations.
Students who themselves are in recovery with addiction and/or mental health issues have the option of starting their educational journey and employment as Peer Recovery Supporters (See the Peer Recovery Support Short-Term Technical Certificate). Peer Recovery Supporters have the opportunity to earn clinical credentials by completing the Peer Support/Addiction and Recovery Short-Term Technical Certificate. This certificate provides a bridge, enabling a Peer Recovery Supporter to obtain the Chemical Dependency Counselor Assistant (CDCA) State of Ohio certification.
This certificate enables a Peer Recovery Supporter to move into the clinical treatment program of study in the Addiction and Recovery Services degree. It may also be blended into the Social Work Technology degree.