This issue covers a selection of programs that have been run by peers for peers. You’ll find articles on Spirit Art, Talking with Your Doctor, the Consumer Initiative Fund Crisis Fund, Peer Support & Eating Disorders, Your Recovery Journey and Sharing Stories. You’ll also find “Thoughts on Recovery” by an anonymous contributor.
Great news! This newsletter is now supplemented by online content. Go to http://peerwork.wordpress.com and the spotlight on mental health website where peer-run programs like many of those described in this issue are advertised: www.spotlightonmentalhealth.com
Renea Mohammed, BA, MLIS, Coordinator
Peer Support Program, Vancouver Mental Health & Addictions Services
NEW Tel: 604-708-5276
Please Note: I work 4 days/week (usually Tues,Wed, Thurs, and Fri).
Two sites to check out: