Resources – Peer Support Workers

This Resource section contains links to helpful resources for peer support workers.

NYC Conference for Working Peer Specialists 
July 19, 2018
APS Presentation

Ask the Peer Specialist Certification Board (Tara Davis)
Broadcast on May 7, 2018
Access the Presentation Slides

Ask the RAS’s Online Dialogue
Broadcast on March 28, 2018
View the Recording


Doors to Wellbeing
SAMHSA Technical Assistance Center
Database on how to become a Peer Specialist in each state.


SAMHSA Webinar:
Making the Case for the Value of Peers
(Broadcast on March 23, 2017)
(Presentation Handout)


Office of Mental Health facilities
Starfish and Keys to Recovery Awards

Guidance for nominations
(Public Information Office)


Peer-Reviewed Journals / Publications

(Listed chronologically by date; most recent on top)

psychrehabjournal

Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal, Issue 3, September 2016
Special Edition on Peer Delivered Services.

Sample Article: Myrick, K. & del Vecchio, P. (2016, May 16). Peer Support Services in the Behavioral Healthcare Workforce: State of the Field. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal. Advance online publication. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/prj0000188.


Newsletters

(Listed chronologically by date; most recent on top)


Words of Wellness Newsletter

February, 2018


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