If you currently hold a CPSWS Certificate, you do not need to do any additional training or testing at this time and can continue to work as a peer support specialist. Upon release of the regulations, you will be given additional instructions on pursuing the CPSS Certification.
However, if you would like to move forward with taking the IC&RC Peer Recovery exam and apply for the CPSS Certification, please review and ensure you have all of the following information to complete the online CPSS Application.
Complete the CPSS Application in full including all supporting documentation applicable to you, as specified above.
If you have any questions regarding the process, please email your questions to DHHS.PeerCertification@nebraska.gov, or call the OCA at (402) 471-7736.