Speaker: Kimberly (Kim) Nelson, SAMHSA, MO
Presentation Description: Session will cover the importance of peer support, how other states are utilizing peers, salary and other trends in peer support nationally.
- Describe the importance of peer support
- Present the latest information on peer support and how Missouri compares to other states in the nation
- Challenge existing ideas on peer support, broadening the perspective of what a peer is and how that role supports recovery