Consumers with Lived Experience: Critical Partners in the Mental Health System of Care is an “at demand” training product that explores the trends, approaches, and opportunities in workforce development in hiring consumers of mental health services as Peer Specialists or Consumer Supporters. The training is an introductory discussion about common terminology, employment law, and other factors that are critical in setting the stage for a successful consumer representative employment program. The training can be easily accessed anytime and used as a tool in training others to broaden their understanding of employing consumers with lived experience as critical partners in service delivery and systems change.
You can view this training by following the link below.
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