The Mental Health (MH) endorsement for the CAPRC credential is to assist the peer recovery coach professional with having additional competencies related to mental health. This credential’s educational requirements are supplemental education to the education the peer recovery coach receives as training for their Certified Addiction Peer Recovery Coach credential. Applicants must be currently certified as a CAPRC I to apply for this endorsement.
Requirements to earn your CAPRC I-MH credential
Education & Training
- 8 hours of Adult Mental Health First Aid
- 2 hours of Questions, Persuade, Refer (QPR Suicide Prevention Training)
- 5 additional hours of mental health specific training