May 20 & 21, 2024 | Peer Support Leadership Continuing Education Session 4: Basics of Peer Support Budgeting

Peer Support Leadership Continuing Education Session 4: Basics of Peer Support Budgeting
May 20 & 21, 2024 | 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 and ways to effectively build an inclusive and informed budget process with your team. There will be an introduction to basic finance language and practices as well as exploring how organizations typically develop budgets. The training will cover how to navigate the DHHS Office of Behavioral Health budget forms practically and effectively as well as how to read and identify issues in a budget. Participants will practice building a budget as well as learn how to use basic excel formulas.

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 2: Developing Team Culture in Peer Support Programs
Session 3: Fundamentals of Peer Support Program Development
Session 5: Advanced Peer Support Budgeting
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.