TA Coalition Webinar: Successfully Employing Peer Specialists: A Framework and Tools

Description: In this webinar directed particularly at provider management and supervisors, we will offer a framework for and specific tools on successfully employing peer specialists:

  1. Clarifying the peer specialist role;

  2. Recruiting, hiring, and training of peers;

  3. Educating and supporting non-peer staff;

  4. Using the reasonable accommodation (Americans with Disabilities Act) Employee Assistance Programs to address job difficulties and support good performance;

  5. Team building: Cross training and co-learning;

  6. Key components/elements of organizational culture and infrastructure

 Presenter: Jonathan Delman, Ph.D., JD, MPH