Peer Specialists use their personal mental illness and addiction recovery journey to help consumers navigate their recovery process. Using evidence-based services, the Peer Specialist Program is aimed at instilling hope, decreasing stigma, and increasing recovery engagement. Services offered through the Peer Specialist Program include:
- Substance abuse support
- Personal support for divorce, depression, death of a loved one, and all of life’s challenges
- Transition assistance when changing programs or moving to a new home
- Guiding consumers through the mental health system
- Advocating consumer’s symptom concerns with doctors or therapists
Services are preformed over the phone, in person, individually, with family, or in a group setting. Peer Specialists operate Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm.
View or download our Peer Specialist Brochure.