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Peer Specialists provide support to people who are going through a recovery process. Typical job duties listed on a Peer Specialist resume are offering peer support, mentoring people with mental health issues, helping clients to improve their social connections, and coordinating agency volunteers. Most example resumes for Peer Specialist highlight qualifications like an interest in helping others, being able to work with young people, excellent communication and listening skills, problem solving, and networking. Training in mental health services is usually required.

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Peer Specialist

Facilitate individual and group based educational, recovery, wellness and skill building opportunities including, well self-management, peer support, harm reduction etc.

  • Assist with intake and registration of new guest
  • Timely and accurate documentation of services provided, critical information and events
  • Advocate and facilitate access to needed health care services, progressing potential barriers such as fear and stigma, etc.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
BS
Human Services
12

Peer Specialist

  • Assist in Facilitating Peer Workshops for groups of young adults.
  • Engage in one-on-one counseling with Peer to help in crisis intervention planning.
  • Discussions topics relevant to peer's recovery from mental illness and/or drug addiction
  • Engage in one-on-one counseling with Peer to help in crisis intervention planning.
  • Organize and edit multimedia visual aids and other educational materials for programs.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
C
Sound Audio Engineering
AS
Associate of Science
BA
Liberal Studies
13

Advanced Peer Specialist

  • Operate a one-on-one chat line designed to help clients work through distressing situations.
  • Interact with a diverse population experiencing a wide range of mental illnesses.
  • Develop ongoing relationships with clients in a therapeutic setting.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BS
Psychology
14

Crisis Respite Peer Specialist

  • Promote the provision of a safe, secure and trusting environment
  • Practice the Need Adapted Treatment (NATM) & Intentional Peer Support Model
  • Assist with pre-registration process
  • Facilitate individual and group-based recovery and wellness programs
  • Practice the (DOMH) Harm reduction Support Model
  • Progress notes done daily for all clients (1-10)
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
15

Certified Peer Specialist

  • Facilitate approximately 12- 15 peers who are dual diagnosed with a mental disorder and substance abuse.
  • Develop intervention worksheet for peers.
  • Perform state required paper work at the end of the day, and at the end of the week for the agency to bill the state.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Arts
BFA
Telecommunications
MA
Licensed Professional Counseling
16

Peer Recovery Coach and New York State Certified Peer Specialist

  • Engage individuals to help them understand and access possible supports.
  • Assist men and women to initiate and maintain long-term recovery and enhance the quality of life for people and their families.
  • Identify barriers to recovery and work together to overcome them.
  • Help individuals identify their current needs as well as identify goals.
  • Instill hope through sharing of personal recovery experience.
  • Identifying and organizing resources for client utilization.
  • Working with a team to communicate updates, needs, successes, progress and concerns with everyone in the program.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Planning For Prevention And Recovery
17

Certified Peer Specialist

  • Provided referrals to various community services
  • Engage with consumers
  • Maintained progress notes
  • Maintain record of contact with consumers
  • Shared lived experience to benefit consumers recovery
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
18

Certified Peer Specialist

  • Support four clients with outside natural resources to reach their goals of becoming independent, self-sufficient and strengthen their coping skills.
  • Arrange substance abuse evaluations for clients
  • Provide clients with public transportation
  • Provide clients with resources for food, clothing and furniture
  • Provide support with court cases by reading and explaining the requirements from their court cases and ensuring they attend court on time and also support them by attending the court hearing with them
  • Gather information and study information on teaching good parenting skills
  • Enter notes daily in AlphaFlex system to keep record of work for each client
  • Conduct Client Family Training (CFT) meetings monthly and make contact with clients family members by inviting them to become part of their family members life
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
Reference Avaliable Upon Request
AS
Associate of Science
19

Certified Peer Specialist

  • Implementation of holistic wellness approach using SAMHSA's Core Competencies for Peer Workers
  • Person-centered SMART goal writing, POC, FX Assessment, use of CATALYST, Relias Learning
  • Partners to identify/compile person-centered goals, lesson planning, peer empowerment
  • WRAP/WHAM education/implementation
  • Solid commitment to recovery through modeling and utilizing the latest best practice models
  • Possesses strong community integration linkage abilities
  • Strong adherence to confidentiality, ethical and safety guidelines
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
GED
GED
20

Peer Specialist

  • Assist clients with reaching their goals by providing support, teaching activities of daily living, and counseling services
  • Lead group activities for clients including: Zumba, Yoga, Health & Wellness, WRAP Support
  • Provide clerical duties: writing reports, answering phones, greeting clients
Candidate Info
53
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job

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