SB 906 Support Letter

Fill out the template!
Email your letter today!

SB 906 Support Letter Template

Fill out the above template!
Email your letter today!

SB 906 makes sense from both a policy and fiscal perspective and will provide more comprehensive assistance to people in need. Please do your part to bring California up to speed with the rest of the nation in recovery and resiliency services through a State protocol for Medi-CAL billing and Certification of peer and family support specialists.

SB 906: Peer Certification 
introduced by
Senator Beall and Senator Anderson

CAMHPRO and California stakeholders
We look forward to working with both Senators, co authors Hertzberg and Pan, and the bill’s sponsor, the Steinberg Institute, to bring long awaited peer certification to California.

SB 906 The Bill

Peer Provider Certification Fact Sheet

Extended ACAPS Application Deadline March 12

Get five weeks of accelerated peer specialist training

Alameda County Accelerated
Peer Specialist Program

ACAPS FLYER

Extended Application Deadline:
MARCH 12, 2018

ACAPS Participant Application




WEBINARWhat is ACAPS?

Find out by watching the
Previously Recorded Webinar

from Monday, Feb 26, 2018 

This webinar is for potential participants in the Alameda County Accelerated Peer Specialist Program (ACAPS), a training and placement program of the California Association of Peer Run Organizations (CAMHPRO.)

At this webinar you will learn the following:

  • The goals of ACAPS, an 18 month Alameda County focused program.
  • ACAPS training and employment partners
  • The kinds of trainings being offered
  • How to apply to be a participant of the trainings: Participant Application (PDF)

Alameda County Accelerated Peer Specialist Program (ACAPS)

Alameda County Accelerated
Peer Specialist Program

ACAPS FLYER

ACAPS Participant Application

  • Get five weeks of accelerated peer specialist training
  • Receive on-going employment mentorship and peer support
  • Find employment or volunteer positions at different mental health programs in Alameda County run by … La Familia, Alameda County Network of Mental
  • Health Clients, the Pool of Consumer Champions, and Bay Area Community

Training Schedule

First Training Cohort 

BestNow! (website)
Friday, April 13 through
Thursday, May 3
Every Monday, Wednesday,
Thursday, and Friday
10am-3pm

PEERS (website)
Monday, May 21 through
Wednesday, May 23
9am-4pm

Growing Through
Monday, June 11 through Friday,
June 15
9am-6pm

Second Training Cohort

BestNow!
Monday, July 9 through
Thursday, July 26
Monday through Thursday
10am-3pm

PEERS
Monday, August 27 through
Wednesday, August 29
9am-4pm

Growing Through
Monday, September 24 through
Friday, September 28
9am-6pm

Third Training Cohort (optional)

PEERS
Monday, October 8 through
Wednesday, October 10
9am-4pm

BestNow!
Monday, October 22 through
Thursday, November 8
Monday through Thursday
10am-3pm

Growing Through
Monday, December 10 through
Friday, December 14
9am-6pm

For more information and an application, contact Melodee Au at melodee.camhpro@gmail.com 415-361- 0613

Thank you for your support: