Consumer Connections

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 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).  For more information on the CRSP certification, please visit   For more information on Consumer Connections please email; or contact Chrissy Schayer, Director, at (732) 451-4457 Ext. 950

Core Training 2022 Information

Consumer Connections is currently accepting applications for Session 3 of the Core training.  We will be accepting applications for session 3 until June 17, 2022. Click Here to fill out the session three application for Core Training.

If you submitted an application for session 3, you will be notified of your acceptance status by July 18, 2022. If the Consumer Connections team needs additional information, you will be contacted by email and/or phone. Please be sure to check your email frequently, as unanswered requests for additional information will result in the applicant not being considered for training.

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Thank you to all of our applicants, we look forward to getting to know you!

Looking for other Consumer Connections workshops and events? Visit our Eventbrite Profile to see what’s coming up!

Training Application

Consumer Connections is currently accepting applications for session 3 of Core training. Apply Here.

Session 3 of Core Training will be held 7/26/22 – 9/16/22. 


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