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A Mixed-Method Assessment of a Pilot Peer Advocate Intervention for Rural Gender and Sexual Minorities

Description
Examines implementation challenges of a peer-based, community health worker intervention intended to help rural lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people with mental health or substance abuse issues. Details the pilot program, which focused on a diverse area of rural New Mexico, discusses the results and challenges, and offers recommendations based on the findings.
Author(s)
Cathleen E. Willging, Audrey Harkness, Tania Israel, et al.
Citation
Community Mental Health Journal, 54(4), 395-409
Date
05/2018
Type
Document
Tagged as
Behavioral health · Community health workers · LGBTQ+ · New Mexico