Trauma Informed Peer Support (TIPS)

Please read below for upcoming training dates and how to apply.

Trauma Informed Peer Support (TIPS)


Much is known and has been documented about the value of peer-to-peer support groups. Kiva’s Trauma Informed Peer Support (T.I.P.S.) training takes peer support to the next level by supporting people with lived experience and/or peer support workers achieve a greater understanding of and capacity to respond to trauma. This training reinforces the key principles of trauma-informed peer support, which leads to trauma-informed, resiliency based outcomes.

Primary Audiences: Individuals providing peer support in a peer-run setting and/or who want a better understanding of peer support.

Course Length: 10 Hours

 Upcoming Training Schedule


   2024 Training Dates

  All Classes are  From 10:00am to 2:00pm 

            Feb 5th and Feb 12th-– 

        April 8th and April 15th — Application process is closed

Next Class in May- Dates to be determined

APPLY HERE:          

         If you have any questions please email 



*Due to COVID-19, all trainings will be held online via Zoom classes. You will be notified of the Zoom link once your application has been approved. 

                                                                          For more information on TIPS classes, please email

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