Consumer Connections is a nationally recognized program which recruits, trains, and supports consumers of mental health services working to become providers of mental health services. The program operates a job bank and works with mental health providers in New Jersey to expand employment opportunities for consumer providers. Consumer Connections offers courses which meet the educational requirements and lead to Certification as a Recovery Support Practitioner (CRSP) as well as Certification as a Co-occurring Disorders Professional (CCDP). For more information contact one of our interim program contacts, Training Coordinators: Maria Lambarski for the Southern Region at or 973-632-1685 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or Frank Garris for the Northern Region at 908-810-1001, ext. 315 or email@example.com.
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