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Peer Support Specialists Care for and Connect Rural Behavioral Health Clients

Description
Discusses peer support specialists, trained laypeople in recovery with a mental health condition or substance use disorder, and describes the roles they play as mentors and coordinators for clients with similar behavioral health issues. Features peer support specialist programs in rural Arizona, Michigan, and North Dakota.
Author(s)
Allee Mead
Citation
Rural Monitor
Date
02/2019
Type
Document
Organization
Rural Health Information Hub
Tagged as
Behavioral health · Behavioral health workforce · Arizona · Michigan · North Dakota