The Empowered Life: Recovery Support Peer Training is a 40-hour hands-on learning curriculum created to train Peer Support Specialists who are or who will be providing behavioral health services to individuals with mental health and/or substance use issues. Our mission is to enhance the personal well-being of others by fostering a caring and supportive environment in which individuals can learn and advance in their lives, relationships, and communities. We believe that through advocacy, education, and support, we can instill hope and determination in the lives of individuals in recovery. The Empowered Life: Recovery Support Peer Training hands-on approach affords participants the opportunity to learn through real life experiences and scenarios used to equip them for a successful career as a NC Certified Peer Support Specialist. Our ultimate goal is to prepare participants with the knowledge and skills needed to enter the workforce immediately upon completion of this course. We encourage each participant to “get empowered” and help others live an Empowered Life!


If you are interested in a Empowered Life Training, please fill out the application below.  Need 20 additional hours?  Inquire about WRAP Level 1 training dates. 

Inquire about funding options at various organizations.

Training Dates (enter the start and end dates and times for your training event): 
10/27/2018 - 9:00am to 11/04/2018 - 6:00pm
Contact Person: 
Leave a text or voicemail if needed 336-693-8183
Contact Email: 
Trainer's Name: 
Dianne Walker If you need a hard copy of the application, please visit the website at to see the different locations. Application is attached, also.
Maximum Number of Participants: 
Minimum Number of Participants: 




October 27, 28, 29 and November 3 and 4

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Little Gerald Services

218 W. Broad St. Ste 27

Statesville,  NC 28677



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