Peer Practice: A Valuable Asset to Recovery-Oriented Systems of Care

Conference: 2016 HOPE Conference | Living Well: Nurturing Health through Self-Discovery

Friday, May 20, 2016
Augusta Civic Center, Augusta, Maine Workshop/Presentation: Keynote | Peer Practice: A Valuable Asset to Recovery-Oriented Systems of Care
Tom Hill, MSW

Making peers a visible part of the behavioral health workforce has been a major achievement of the peer and recovery movement. As we move forward, it will be important to recognize our value, communicate it strategically, and find opportunities to leverage it to create systems and services that help individuals, families, and communities get well.