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TIP 64: Incorporating Peer Support Into Substance Use Disorder Treatment Services

Details guidelines for implementing peer support services (PSS) into programs for substance use treatment and recovery. Discusses the role of peer support workers in the recovery process in SUD treatment centers, recovery centers and residencies, and hospitals, among others. Breaks down the guidelines for PSS, such as professional supervision and peer worker training and certification. Includes a section on delivering peer support in rural areas on page 45 and other rural mentions throughout.
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
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Behavioral health workforce · Health workforce education and training · Service delivery models · Substance use and misuse · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention

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  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, view details