WHITE PAPER: US PEER LEADERSHIP AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT

White Paper US Peer Leadership and Workforce Development  NACBHDD Newsletter February 2014 Hardin, P., Padron, J., (2014). Ed., Dr. Ron Manderscheid; White Paper: US Peer Leadership & Workforce Development Thanks to the following individuals for their subject matter expertise and assistance in the writing and resourcing for this paper: Steve Harrington | Sharon Kuehn |DaleContinue reading “WHITE PAPER: US PEER LEADERSHIP AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT”

US Peer Leadership & Workforce Development Releases Today

Executive Summary [Excerpt] The future is here. 2014 is the year of the peer. In economics, the cycle of poverty is the “set of factors or events by which poverty, once started, is likely to continue unless there is outside intervention.” (Wikipedia, 2014)  People with mental health, substance abuse and physical health challenges represent aContinue reading “US Peer Leadership & Workforce Development Releases Today”

2014 US PEER LEADERSHIP & DEVELOPMENT – Excerpt White Paper (Hardin, Padron, Williams)

NACBHDD Newsletter February 2014 This is a preview of the White Paper “2014 US Peer Leadership & Development” which Pam Hardin, Myself and Mertice Gitane Williams plan to release following the ACMHA College for Behavioral Health Leadership Summit 2014 in Santa Fe.  Out of respect to our colleagues’ national collaborative work in the March 25,Continue reading “2014 US PEER LEADERSHIP & DEVELOPMENT – Excerpt White Paper (Hardin, Padron, Williams)”

BRSS TACS FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: READ THE FINE PRINT PLEASE

In order to qualify for the 2014 BRSS TACS Peer Awards for Health Reform Education (Due Feb 19, 2014), the participating organization and state that it and you reside in MUST BE AN ELIGIBLE MEDICAID EXPANSION PARTICIPATING STATE. http://www.icontact-archive.com/Jz2kitEJRFwKWZCZVhxhxdTGB1Z06vRK?w=4

Joseph Rogers and Mental Health Association Southeastern Pennsylvania Peer Support & Services

http://www.scattergoodfoundation.org/innovideas/mental-health-association-southeastern-pennsylvania-0#comment-1211283294 Rogers and MHASP are applying to Scattergood Foundation to support peer supports empowerment initiatives and I support the importance of their peer support services’ effectiveness.  I know Joseph Rogers in the US recovery movement for several years now dating to my work in Texas where I acted as Chair of the via HOPE TexasContinue reading “Joseph Rogers and Mental Health Association Southeastern Pennsylvania Peer Support & Services”