Peer Supports

Strengthening Awareness and Positive Regard for Peer Support Staff: Spotlight on Advocates

This provider spotlight features Advocates, a nonprofit organization located in Framingham, Massachusetts that provides comprehensive behavioral health and social services. The spotlight describes Advocates’ approach and strategies used to strengthen awareness and positive regard for peer support staff. Peer support


Self-Management Support in Behavioral Health: Organizational Assessment Tool

This assessment tool is designed to assist behavioral health organizations in delivering self-management support to clients managing serious mental illness and/or substance use conditions. These conditions often coincide or are dually diagnosed; an estimated 50 percent of individuals with a serious mental illness also have