New Hope School of Counseling CRSS/CPRS Program

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CRSS* /CPRS** Program 

*Certified Recovery Support Specialist (CRSS)
**Certified Peer Recovery Specialist (CPRS)

About the Program

Tuition, Internship Stipend, and other resources are paid for in full or in part
by a grant from IDHS/Division of Mental Health.

New Hope School of Counseling CRSS/CPRS Program is for individuals with lived experience in recovery from mental health and/or substance use. The program is geared to help students utilize their personal lived experience to help facilitate a supportive recovery environment that builds the resilience of individuals with mental illnesses, substance use disorders and/or dually diagnosed with both.

 
Through course work and internship, CRSS/CPRS students will be able to apply their learned skills in combination with their lived experience and provide a holistic supportive approach to individuals in need. Course material focuses on advocacy, ethics, mentoring, and recovery support.

For more information:
Kimberly Skoczelas kskoczelas@rinconfamilyservices.org
(773) 564-9070

We want to hear from you

New Hope School of Counseling and Rincon Family Services are thrilled to soon be offering this program, paid for in part by a grant from IDHS/Division of Mental Health. 


While we are still in the development phase of the program, we would appreciate you letting us know more about your interest in the program.