Mickie McDowell has proven to be an expert in the field of recovery services and consumer operated programs. She has been a Certified Missouri Peer Specialist since 2009 and is currently part of the training team for that program as well as the Family Support Provider program. Mickie is an Advanced Level WRAP Facilitator. She is a consultant, trainer and highly sought after motivational speaker. Her lived experience with mental health issues and addiction have enabled her to use her recovery story to help others find hope and empowerment along their own journey of recovery.