Completing the Application for Recertification
Please fill out the below form for Application for Recertification. Submission of this form by the relevant recertification deadline is a required step for recertification as a Certified Peer Specialist or Certified Parent Peer Specialist in Wisconsin.
All required fields in this application are marked with an asterisk (*).
Use the drop-down to select a county.
Use the drop-down to select a tribe if applicable.
Please indicate whether you are applying to recertify as a Certified Peer Specialist (CPS) and/or Certified Parent Peer Specialist (CPPS).
Select the lived experiences specific to CPS/CPPS roles with which you identify:
Economic Hardship Question
In recognition of the economic hardships many have endured throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, CPS and CPPS recertifying in 2021 are not required to pay the $50 recertification fee as of a letter from DCTS dated May 18th, 2021. You can review this letter on the Recertification page on the wicps.org website to see if you are covered by this exemption. Please indicate that you are not able to pay the fee at this time, and the fee will be paid to UW-Milwaukee School of Continuing Education by DCTS on your behalf.
Optional Demographic Questions
We ask these optional questions to gather demographics information related to those applying for recertification as CPS and CPPS. You do not have to answer these questions to submit the application. This information will not impact your ability to recertify.
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Optional Employment Questions
The Wisconsin Peer Specialist Employment Initiative seeks to support the continued development of the Certified Peer Specialist and Certified Parent Peer Specialist workforce.
Please answer the following questions if you are able. Your answers will help to better inform the expansion of the CPS/CPPS workforce, professional development opportunities, as well as employer supports and technical assistance.
You do not have to answer these questions to submit the application.
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