SERVICES

The Services provided by Mental Health Association of Oregon include Training and Technical Assistance, Consultation and Organizational Development -- all from the Peer Recovery Perspective. We also provide Peer Support Specialist Certification Trainings, Peer Recovery Networks, Financial Self-Sufficiency, Healthcare Reform Peer Leadership, and EVOLVE, our new Peer Delivered Services.


OREGON PEER TRAINING & INNOVATIONS CENTER (OPTIC)

Mental Health Association of Oregon offers a wide variety of trainings, learning sessions and technical assistance. Our catalog is available for download below. A training can be adapted to fit the specific needs of an organization or group. 

 

For more information, please email sbriscoe@mhaoforegon.org or call 503.922.2377.

evolve peer delivered services

Mental Health Association of Oregon now offers peer delivered services in the Metro Portland area. Please contact Janie Marsh for questions or to refer an individual at jmarsh@mhaoforegon.org or 503.922.2377. 

peerlink national technical assistance center

Peerlink is a SAMHSA-funded national technical assistance program that offers support and technical assistance to promote peer involvement in the mental health system and continuing success with peer groups and organizations. Please check out our Facebook page or visit www.peerlinktac.org for additional information.

YOUTH & YOUNG ADULT PEER MENTOR TRAINING PROGRAM

Mental Health Association of Oregon is now offering training to individuals with lived experience with mental and behavioral health challenges who would like to provide supports and mentoring to youth and young adults who are also experiencing these challenges . Individuals who successfully complete the training program, which includes 20 hours of service learning, will be certified as Peer Support Specialists in the state of Oregon. The training program will focus on the unique issues and challenges faced by youth and young adults at a very critical time in their lives—which often sets the stage for their futures. Our curriculum promotes respect, cultural competency, and self-advocacy.