WEBINAR SERIES: The Use of Peer Support in State Correctional Facilities

About the Webinar Series

SAMHSA's GAINS Center for Behavioral Health and Justice Transformation and the Association of State Correctional Administrators are pleased to announce a two-part webinar series focusing on the successful and innovative use of peers and peer support in state correctional facilities. Attendees will learn about the innovative use of peers and successful collaborations between correctional facilities and peer operated programs in providing a wide array of reentry services. The first webinar will highlight three exemplary programs and the second will focus on how to develop, implement, fund, sustain and expand these programs in state correctional facilities.

Target Audience

  • Correctional Staff and Administrators
  • Correctional Clinical and Medical Staff and Administrators
  • Parole and Probation Staff and Administrators
  • Reentry Staff and Administrators
  • Consumer Run Technical Assistance and Training Providers
  • Community Based Behavioral Health Providers
  • Peers Working in Correctional Facilities
  • Federal, State and Local Policy Makers
  • Advocates

REGISTER NOW!! Space is limited. Don’t miss this valuable opportunity!!

Part 1


Thursday, August 20, 2015
3:00–4:30 p.m., EDT

Registration for this webinar is now closed.

Part 2

Strategies for Developing, Financing, Implementing and Sustaining
Peer Reentry Programs and Services

Friday, September 11, 2015
3:00–4:30 p.m., EDT

Registration for this webinar is now closed.