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The National Federation of Families provides the only National Certification for Family Peer Specialists™ (CFPS). We invite you to learn more about national certification and the CFPS role below or by reviewing our Candidate Handbook.

Note: The title Certified Family Peer Specialist™ was launched following a two-year revision of national certification and workforce core competencies. As of 2020, it replaces the previous national title: Certified Parent Support Provider.

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To learn more about the role of Family Peer Specialists, watch the brief video above courtesy of Iowa's Department of Human Services and the University of Iowa for Peer Support Training and Coordination.