Thank you for your interest in applying to be a Certified Peer Support Specialist in North Dakota. We are grateful that you want to share your personal lived experiences to benefit others. Below are the steps to certification.

  1. Verify that you meet the eligibility requirements 
  2. Complete the application, including all required attachments.
  3. Mail a $50 check or money order to:
    Attn: Julie Huwe
    North Dakota Behavioral Health Division
    Dept 325-Judicial Wing
    Bismarck, ND 58505-0250.
    Please include the name of the applicant on the check or money order.

Please use the attached templates for recommendations, statements and verification of peer support service hours:

Code of Ethics

If you like more info on the application process please view the Peer Support Certification Webinar.