SFVAMC MHS Grand Rounds

Date:

9/6/2013, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Location:

SFVA Auditorium, Building 7-112 - Light lunch provided (please bring your own beverage)

Contact:

Nancy Robbins - Contact Information

Speaker

Name: E. Sally Rogers, Sc.D., Director of Research, Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation and Research, Associate Professor, Sargent College, Boston University

Speaker

Name: Steve Harrington, MPA, JD, CEO, Recover Resources

Presentation: Peer Support Services: The state-of-the-field

Moderated by Dr. Michael Drexler

By the end of the session, participants will be able to:
1. Describe the effectiveness of peer support services;
2. Seek out the unique and complementary role played by peer specialists; and
3. Understand the challenges and opportunites facing peer specialists.

 

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