2023.10.16-18 | Peer Support Leadership Continuing Education Session 2: Developing an Effective Team Culture in Peer Support Programs

Peer Support Leadership Continuing Education Session 2: Developing Peer Support Budgets
October 16 & 18, 2023 | 9:00am-12:00pm

*Application required - accepted on a rolling basis up to 2 weeks before start of each session or requested TA date. Limited space available*

Price: FREE

This training will focus on developing peer support budgets. There will be an induction to basic finance practices and how organizations typically develop budgets. Topics will include building a typical peer support program budget, contracting for peer support internally and externally, grant budget development, and considering all the associated costs for peer support programming. Participants will have an opportunity to practice these skills in this training.

Instructor: Randy Morrison

Randy Morrison (he/him) is a person who personally understands the challenges of navigating substance use and mental health concerns. He has worked in the peer support field for over 10 years and is a Certified Intentional Peer Support (IPS) Specialist, IPS Trainer, and Recovery Coach trainer. Randy led the growth and implementation of peer support programs across a continuum of healthcare services, including emergency departments, primary care, behavioral health clinics, youth programs, case management programs, and four peer support centers. Randy oversaw the largest peer support team in Maine, reaching over 60 positions. More recent, he has offered consultation on building peer support programs, peer support supervision, and supporting the authentic inclusion of lived experience into the mental health system.


Interested in other sessions being offered? Follow these links for details:

Session 1: Peer Support Supervision
Session 3: Developing Strategic Partnerships in Peer Support Programs
Session 4: Developing Peer Support Budgets
One-on-One Technical Assistance Sessions

Interested in applying to attend one or more sessions? Click "Apply Here" below! If you are applying for multiple programs you only need to fill out the application once and select all the programs you are applying for.