Peer support sp…
What is a peer support specialist?
“A Peer Recovery Support Specialist is an occupational title for a person who has progressed in their own recovery from alcohol or other drug abuse or mental disorder and is willing to self-identify as a peer and work to assist other individuals with chemical dependency or a mental disorder. Because of their life experience, such persons have expertise that professional training cannot replicate” (wikipedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peer_support_specialist)
Peer support specialist at Deschutes County Behavioral Health
Patricia Von Riedl, Peer Support Specialist
Alisa Anguiano, Peer Support Specialist