Rhode Island Peer Recovery Specialist Certification Guide: A Study Guide for the Certification Exam
JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc., March 2016
The Rhode Island Peer Recovery Specialist Certification Guide: A Study Guide for the Certification Exam is a resource funded by the Department of Behavioral Healthcare, Developmental Disabilities and Hospitals (BHDDH) to serve as a study aid to assist peer recovery professionals to prepare for and pass the Rhode Island Peer Recovery Specialist Certification Exam. The guide was developed by JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc. under contract with BHDDH. Funding is provided by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) through a contract with the Center for Social Innovations (CSI). The contents of this Guide do not necessarily represent the official views or policies of SAMHSA, CSI or BHDDH.
In the event of a mental health or substance use crisis, call to connect with a licensed counselor, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Bilingual support and medications to assist with recovery are available.