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Certified Recovery Specialist Training

The Allegheny County Department of Human Services is looking for individuals who are interested in becoming Certified Recovery Specialists. The county will be selecting up to 30 individuals to attend a Certified Recovery Specialist training series that will be held at the Allegheny County Department of Human Services during the months of February and March. Upon completion of the training series, these individuals will be given the opportunity to take the PA Certification Board Exam to become a Certified Recovery Specialist in April 2018, at no cost to them.

A pre-training application must be submitted to Monique Smith by Friday, January 12, 2018.

Applicants can email the document to Monique.Smith@AlleghenyCounty.US or a hard copy can be sent to:

Allegheny County, Department of Human Services
Office of Behavioral Health
Bureau of Drug and Alcohol Services
Attention: Monique Smith
One Smithfield Street, 3rd floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

You can also download the Allegheny County Certified Recovery Specialist Training Protocol.

If you have additional questions related to this process or the documents attached, contact Monique Smith by email Monique.Smith@AlleghenyCounty.US or by phone 412-350-3496.