OhioSTART Training
Family Peer Mentor Required Trainings
Online Training Prerequisites 

As part of the training process, both individual peers and supervisors must complete 16 hours of eBased Academy courses prior to in-person trainings. These eBased Academy courses may be accessed at http://www.ebasedacademy.org/lms

Online course work that must be completed includes:
  1. Introduction to Peer Recovery Support
  2. History of Addiction for Peer Recovery Supporters
  3. Ethics and Boundaries for Peer Recovery Supporters
  4. History of the CSX Movement for Peer Recovery Supporters
  5. Helpful Tips for Peer Recovery Supporters Entering the Workforce
  6. Health and Wellness in Peer Recovery Support
  7. Cultural Competence in Mental Health and Addiction Recovery
  8. Human Trafficking Training for Peer Recovery Supporters
  9. Supervision for Peer Recovery Supporters
  10. Trauma Informed Care in Peer Recovery Support
  11. Ohio S-BIRT: An Introduction to S-BIRT and Motivational Interviewing
Family Peer Mentor In-Person Training

OhioMHAS Integrated Peer Training (40 hours)

Individuals in recovery with a direct lived experience of substance use disorders take a 40-hour, in-person, peer-services training to become family peer mentors for OhioSTART. 

Contact OhioSTART@pcsao.org for information.

Family Peer Mentor Supervisory In-Person Training

OhioMHAS Integrated Peer Training for Supervisors (4 hours)

Supervisors of family peer mentors must attend the 4 hour, in person OhioMHAS Effective Supervision of Peers training. This is required for those supervising family peer mentors with OhioSTART.

Contact OhioSTART@pcsao.org for information.