NC Peer Support Conference - Promoting Advocacy: Support, Lead, and Inspire

Jun 23–Jun 24, 2022 Planning Mental Health

NC Peer Support Conference - Promoting Advocacy: Support, Lead, and Inspire

Description

2018 signaled the first Peer Support Conference in the State of NC. The energy and momentum gained by this conference was exhilarating. This biennial conference is back and will facilitate the largest peer support and community health worker gathering in NC. The 2022 conference will focus on promoting advocacy and peer leadership that will support and inspire those working in peer support and community health worker roles.

Target Audience

Peer support, community health workers, social workers, mental health and substance use professionals, LME/MCO, peer supervisors, administrators and others desiring to utilize peer support services throughout NC.

Objectives

  • Examine advocacy and leadership skills needed to move individuals and the profession forward
  • Identify resources to prevent peer support burnout and compassion fatigue
  • Determine core roles to uphold the authenticity of the peer support role

Sessions

Attend One Day or Both!

NC Peer Support Conference - Thursday
6/23 9:00 AM–4:45 PM
NC Peer Support Conference - Friday
6/24 9:00 AM–2:30 PM

Credits

NC Peer Support Conference - Thursday
  • .600 CEU

    Friday

    The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.60 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.

  • 2.000 NBCC Hours

    Friday


    Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5514. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. MAHEC is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs. 2.00 hours

  • 6.250 NAADAC

    Friday

    This course has been approved by MAHEC, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #165445. MAHEC is responsible for all aspects of their programming. Approved for 6.25 hours.

  • 6.250 Contact Hours

    Friday

    MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 6.25 Contact Hours.

  • 6.250 Contact Hours (category A) CE for NC Psychologists

    Friday

    MAHEC is recognized by the North Carolina Psychology Board as an approved Provider of Category A Continuing Education for North Carolina Licensed Psychologists. Approved for 6.25 hours Category A.

  • NC Peer Support Conference - Friday
  • .400 CEU

    Saturday

    The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.40 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.

  • 3.250 NBCC Hours

    Saturday


    Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5514. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. MAHEC is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs. 3.25 hours

  • 4.250 NAADAC

    Saturday

    This course has been approved by MAHEC, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #165445. MAHEC is responsible for all aspects of their programming. Approved for 4.25 hours.

  • 4.250 Contact Hours

    Saturday

    MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 4.25 Contact Hours.

  • 4.250 Contact Hours (category A) CE for NC Psychologists

    Saturday

    MAHEC is recognized by the North Carolina Psychology Board as an approved Provider of Category A Continuing Education for North Carolina Licensed Psychologists. Approved for 4.25 hours Category A.