There are five core competencies that embody the skills, knowledge and abilities of Certified Family Peer Specialists and their work supporting parents and families. In the coming weeks, look for more detailed descriptions of what each competency area includes.
The descriptions below pertain to the original core competencies for national certification. These descriptions will be updated to reflect the newly revised competency areas in the coming weeks. Please visit this page again in the near future. Thank you for your patience as we work to make these changes.