COAPS - Scranton -Certified Older Adult Peer Specialist Training

  • 15 May 2017
  • 9:00 AM
  • 17 May 2017
  • 5:00 PM
  • Jewish Community Center- Scranton, PA
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  • Applying for scholarship; will be billed $400 on May 8, 2017 if scholarship is not awarded.
  • Non-scholarship applicant. Registration fee: $400

Certified Older Adult
Peer Specialist Training

Full Scholarships Still Available
Extended Deadline

Please note: You must be a current Certified Peer Specialist to attend this training. If you are not currently a Certified Peer Specialist and would like to become one, please visit for more information.

This training will prepare current Certified Peer Specialists to utilize existing experience, skills and training to work with Older Adults living with behavioral health disorders. Training will include an understanding of mental health and co-occurring issues as they relate to aging issues.  Peers will increase their level of expertise while gaining specialized techniques that support Older Adults.


Jewish Community Center
601 Jefferson Avenue
Scranton, PA 18510

Dates: May 15, May 16, & May 17, 2017
You must attend the entire training to receive certification. Partial credit cannot be awarded.

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. each day

Cost: $400 includes tuition, breakfast, and lunch. Full scholarships are available.

New Extended Deadline for scholarship applications - May 11, 2017

New Extended Deadline for Registration - May 11, 2017

mail for more information about registration and scholarships.   

Refund/Cancellation Policy
Canceled registration after Monday, May 8, 2017 will result in a $50.00 cancellation fee to the registrant.  

Inclement Weather Policy: In case of inclement weather, the Coalition will make a decision whether to delay or cancel a webinar or training by 7:00 a.m. the morning of the event. If a delay or cancellation will occur, the Coalition home page ( will be updated to reflect this, and a message will be saved to 717-857-3163. Please always consider your safety first when deciding to attend a training. Thank you!

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